With the win, WT improved to 3-2 on the year, while SWOSU dropped its home-opener and fell to 2-5 on the year.
West Texas A&M has partnered with former Texas State head lacrosse coach and Amarillo resident Kyle Northrup to bring lacrosse to the Texas Panhandle for a weekend tournament.
The West Texas A&M equestrian team qualified six individuals for the upcoming Western Regional Championship as they took first and second place in two western shows at Texas Tech last weekend.
The Buffs are 2-2 on the year, while Southwestern Oklahoma State is 2-4.
Lady Buffs on 10 game winning streak
The Lady Buffs will ride in two shows, one each on Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 7-8, in Lubbock, Texas.
WT heads into the game with a 13-9 overall record and 3-5 mark in Lone Star Conference play.
Buffalo head coach Mike Nesbitt announced the addition of three more Friday, including four star safety Keivon Ramsey.
The Lady Buffs are 17-2 overall and 8-1 in Lone Star Conference play.
he West Texas A&M upset bid of No. 6/9 Southern Arkansas fell just short Friday in the QuickTrip Division II Classic.
The West Texas A&M men’s and women’s track & field teams will be heading to Albuquerque this weekend to compete in the University of New Mexico Collegiate Classic.
Not only does West Texas A&M senior Chontiquah White excel on the court, but also in the classroom as she was named to the CoSIDA Academic All-District team for the second consecutive season
The award comes after Johnson broke the 55m hurdles school record for the third time in two meets last Friday at the Masked Rider Open in Lubbock, Texas.
With the loss, the Buffs fell to 2-1 on the year, while UAM improved to 1-0.
With the win, the Lady Buffs improved to 17-2 on the year and 8-1 in league play. ASU fell to 6-13 overall and 1-8 in conference play.
With the loss, WT falls to 3-5 in Lone Star Conference play and 13-9 overall. The Rams now extend their winning streak to 15 games, improving to 20-1 and staying perfect in league play at 8-0.
West Texas A&M head football coach Mike Nesbitt announced the 2015 recruiting class Wednesday on National Signing Day as the Buffs inked 33 players with 19 on offense, 13 on defense and one special teams.
“This is going to be a good tournament with two quality teams in Southern Arkansas and Arkansas-Monticello,” head coach Matt Vanderburg said.
The event is free and open to the public.
The West Texas A&M men’s basketball team will be back in action this Wednesday, Feb. 4, for a rematch against No. 7 Angelo State on the road.
The Lady Buffs have won seven straight games and are 16-2 overall and lead the LSC with a 7-1 record.
The Lady Buffs qualified two athletes for regionals on the weekend and had one named High Point Rider on the event’s opening day.
Senior Antjuan Ball is the second Buff to pick up defensive weekly honors from the LSC this season after leading WT to two wins last week thanks to two-consecutive double-doubles.
The 2014 NCAA Division II National Champion Lady Buffs will look to carry-over the momentum of last season that saw the team claim the program’s first ever National Title.
This inaugural group consists of 29 seniors, 14 juniors and seven sophomores that represent 37 programs from 18 different conferences across the country.
With the win, the Buffs improved to 2-0 on the season, while SWOSU fell to 0-2. WT won the opener 6-5.
WT scored the first six runs of the game, but fought off a furious Bulldog rally in the final two innings to earn the victory.
West Texas A&M senior defensive back Torian Oakley, junior running back Geremy Alridge-Mitchell and sophomore kicker Conner Hollabaugh were named D2 Football Honorable Mention All-America.
The Buffs finished the 2014 season with a school-best 37-21 record and went 21-14 in Lone Star Conference play earning a berth in the program’s first LSC championship game.
The doubleheader originally was scheduled for Sunday, but moved up to Saturday due to the new NCAA legislation on start dates. With the chance of inclement weather Friday afternoon and Saturday, Vanderburg moved the games back to Sunday.
WT heads into the game with a 12-8 overall record and 2-4 mark in LSC play. The Greyhounds enter the weekend with a 7-12 overall record and are winless in LSC action at 0-6; however, will be coming off of six days rest.
WT head coach Mark Kellogg is in his second season at WT and is 47-5 at the school.
The competition will be held on Saturday, Jan. 31, and Sunday, Feb. 1. Both shows are scheduled to begin at 8:30 a.m. each day and will be held at Dripping Springs Ranch Park in Dripping Springs, Texas.
Multi events will begin the meet today while regular events are scheduled for Friday and Saturday.
The Lady Buffs will look to carry-over the momentum of last season that saw the team claim the program's first ever National Title as they finished the campaign with an overall record of 60-7 with a 23-4 mark in the Lone Star Conference to claim the LSC Championship.
Antjuan Ball puts up double double in win
Palo Duro graduate average 13 points and just under 7 assists per game in recent run
WT heads into the game with an 11-8 overall record and 2-4 mark in LSC play. The Lions enter the midweek with a 9-5 overall record and 6-4 mark in Red River Athletic Conference play.
This is Watson’s third weekly honor of the season and second offensive accolade as she earned offensive honors on Dec. 8 and defensive on Dec. 1.
WT finished with a school-record 37-21 mark overall and was second in the LSC with a 21-14 record.
Chontiquah White scores 27 points in win
Buffs come up short in final seconds to the Lions
Following the two games this weekend, the Lady Buffs have six days off before traveling to rival Eastern New Mexico for a 6:30 p.m. (CT) tip Saturday, Jan. 31 to conclude the first half of the conference season.
Texas A&M-Kingsville who won the regular season title in 2014 was selected to repeat.
Cancelling the trip this weekend will give the No. 12 Lady Buffs and No. 22 Buffs the weekend off from competition.
With the loss, WT falls to 11-7 overall and 2-3 in Lone Star Conference play. The Texans now improve to 15-2 (3-2, LSC) with the victory inside Wisdom Gymnasium in Stephenville, Texas.
With the win, the Lady Buffs stretched their winning streak to four games with a 13-2 record overall and a 4-1 in Lone Star Conference play. Tarleton State fell to 9-5 on the year and 3-3 in league play.
Kwarula ran a strong provisional time in the prelims of the 55m hurdles on Friday at the Texas Tech Open. She ran an 8.02, just .01 of a second away from her school record time a year ago that got her into indoor nationals.
WT finished the 2014 season with an overall record of 60-7 with a 23-4 mark in league play to claim their second LSC Title since the program was reinstated in the spring of 2006.
WT heads into the game with an 11-6 overall record and 2-2 mark in LSC play and have won eight of their last 10 games. The Texans enter the weekend with an impressive 14-2 record and identical 2-2 mark in LSC competition.