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.
Area Amarillo Families help host the Amarillo Bulls and help make a huge difference for the team.
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.
Spring practice begins on February 28 and ends by April 8. The Spring Game is canceled due to construction at Jones AT&T Stadium.
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.
Rio Grande Valley Killer Bees vs. Amarillo Bulls - Friday - 7:05 p.m. - $1 Hot Dog Night - www.amarillobulls.com Rio Grande Valley Killer Bees vs. Amarillo Bulls - Saturday - 7:05 p.m. - Back the Badge Night - www.amarillobulls.com Hockey-n-Heels - Ladies Only - Wednesday, February 11th - $10 / $15 - RSVP at (806) 242-1122
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.