Monday Motivation: Texas A&M Edition

Photo via Troy Taormina, USA TODAY Sports   Maroon has been a prevalent color throughout the state, directly clashing with any burnt orange pride. As the State 7-on-7 Tournament rapidly approaches, we decided to honor the Aggies with motivational quotes from the very best athletes and coaches that the school has produced — a tribute … Continue reading “Monday Motivation: Texas A&M Edition”

3-Star Fort Worth All Saints Episcopal ATH Jaylon Robinson Commits To Oklahoma On His Birthday

Photo via 247Sports Lincoln Riley has been the Oklahoma Sooners head coach for just short of three weeks, but has already managed to pick up seven pledges with the latest coming from Fort Worth All Saints Episcopal athlete Jaylon Robinson on his birthday. Coach Riley? I think I'm ready….#Boomer pic.twitter.com/GNf7rj2i4g — JayFla⚡️h™ (@Jaylon_D1) June 26, … Continue reading “3-Star Fort Worth All Saints Episcopal ATH Jaylon Robinson Commits To Oklahoma On His Birthday”

Who Can Upset Fort Bend Ridge Point In District 20-6A?

Photo via John Glaser, TexasHSFootball.com   Every week day, the staff writers of TexasHSFootball.com are picking who they think will win each district. Jonathan Rodriguez 20-6A will be a week-by- week primetime showdown with several of the teams in the district more than capable of making the playoffs in 2017. Of course there is last … Continue reading “Who Can Upset Fort Bend Ridge Point In District 20-6A?”

Ezekiel Elliott Is On ESPN Magazine’s “The Body” Issue Cover

Photo via Kirby Lee, USA TODAY Sports   Dallas Cowboys star running back, Ezekiel Elliott, will be on the cover of the upcoming ESPN The Magazine Body Issue. The ninth installment of the magazine has had a number of famous athletes on its cover, from Bryce Harper, Serena Williams, Odell Beckham Jr, and Prince Fielder … Continue reading “Ezekiel Elliott Is On ESPN Magazine’s “The Body” Issue Cover”

REPORT: Baylor Under ‘Ongoing, Pending’ NCAA Investigation

Photo via Gordon DeLoach, TexasHSFootball.com As first reported by the Associated Press, lawyers representing Baylor University acknowledged the NCAA probe is part of an ‘ongoing, pending’ investigation into the school. Baylor continues to deal with the aftermath of the sexual assault that led to the firing of former head coach Art Briles and the resignations … Continue reading “REPORT: Baylor Under ‘Ongoing, Pending’ NCAA Investigation”

5 Pool Play State 7 On 7 Games That Are Going To Be Awesome

Photo via Tony Venegas, TexasHSFootball.com   The State 7 on 7 tournament is upon us, the pools are set, and the teams are making travel arrangements. Here are five pool play games that are going to be must-see when you get to College Station. Lake Travis – Coppell The newest iteration of the high-flying Lake … Continue reading “5 Pool Play State 7 On 7 Games That Are Going To Be Awesome”

Oklahoma Picks Up Pledge From 3-Star Brenham WR Treveon Johnson

Photo via 247Sports Lincoln Riley’s tenure as the Oklahoma Sooners head coach is still just under three weeks young, but on Sunday evening, he picked up his sixth commitment since taking over in place of Bob Stoops with a pledge from Brenham wide receiver Treveon Johnson. COMMITTED…(Video Courtesy Of @TFB_Sooners) @LincolnRiley @CoachSimmonsOU @SkysTheLimitWR @JoeHamilton247 pic.twitter.com/IYv8iNUhvx … Continue reading “Oklahoma Picks Up Pledge From 3-Star Brenham WR Treveon Johnson”

Former Coach Kicks Parkinson’s To The Sideline

Photo via Scott McDonald, TexasHSFootball.com Editor’s note: This story can also be found in the Silsbee Bee here. Parkinson’s Disease can sideline just about anyone. But one old Texas high school football coach grabbed the disease by the face mask, looked it in the eye and said bring on the challenge. Thanks to a procedure … Continue reading “Former Coach Kicks Parkinson’s To The Sideline”

Texas State Sees Massive Surge In 2018 Class, Adds Eight Commits In One Weekend

Photo via Michael C. Johnson-USA Today Sports Entering the past week, head coach Everett Withers and Texas State had no commits in the fold for the Class of 2018. It’s safe to say that the Bobcats have made up some significant ground in just the last few days. On Wednesday, safety Brandon Johnson of Tyler … Continue reading “Texas State Sees Massive Surge In 2018 Class, Adds Eight Commits In One Weekend”

4 Thoughts From The Lake Travis 7 On 7 SQT

Photo via Hunter Cooke, TexasHSFootball.com   1. Only one more week of faux football before we get to the real football.  As always, one thought should always be that 7 on 7 acumen should never be taken as a direct parallel to real football. Obviously there are some parallels, and we can dissect them and … Continue reading “4 Thoughts From The Lake Travis 7 On 7 SQT”