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Sports Minute: AP source: Cowboys sign DE Aldon Smith, suspended since 2015

Posted 10:29 PM 4/1/2020

By SCHUYLER DIXONAP Pro Football Writer

The Dallas Cowboys have signed suspended defensive end Aldon Smith, according to a person with direct knowledge of the deal. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the deal hadn't been announced. The (More)


Texas Fishing Report

Posted 4:25 PM 4/1/2020

By ELLIOTT MOOREFor The Associated Press

The weekly fishing report as compiled for the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department for April 1 and also available on the internet at https://tpwd.texas.gov/fishboat/fish/recreational/fishreport.phtml:


AUSTIN: GOOD. Water (More)


Sports Minute: Gillispie back in Division I close to home at Tarleton State

Posted 2:27 PM 3/31/2020


FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - Billy Gillispie is transitioning back to Division I basketball close to home. The former Kentucky, Texas A&M and Texas Tech coach is the new coach at Tarleton State, a school in Texas moving up from Division II. His (More)


Sports Minute: Gillispie named coach at Tarelton State for transition to DI

Posted 6:18 PM 3/30/2020

STEPHENVILLE, Texas (AP) - Billy Gillispie has been named head coach at Tarleton State, a program making the transition from NCAA Division II to Division I. The new job comes two years after a successful kidney transplant, and eight years after his last Division I job. The former Texas A&M (More)


Sports Minute: Texas A&M's Carter declares for WNBA draft

Posted 4:33 PM 3/29/2020

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) - Texas A&M guard Chennedy Carter says she will forego her final year of eligibility and declare for the WNBA draft. Carter averaged 21.3 points this past season for the Aggies and scored 1,983 points in her three years at the school. The second-team All-American (More)


Sports Minute: UT athletic director: Shaka Smart to remain for next season

Posted 11:03 AM 3/28/2020

AUSTIN, Texas - Texas will stick with coach Shaka Smart next season after the Longhorns won five of their final six games and were fighting for a spot in the NCAA Tournament before it was canceled amid the coronavirus scare. Texas athletic director Chris Del Conte tells the Austin (More)


Sports Minute: Cowboys agree on deals with kicker Zuerlein, defender Poe

Posted 5:03 PM 3/27/2020

By SCHUYLER DIXONAP Pro Football Writer

The Dallas Cowboys say they have agreed to deals with kicker Greg Zuerlein and defensive tackle Dontari Poe. The Zuerlein agreement gives Dallas competition at kicker because they've also re-signed Kai Forbath. He was last year's (More)

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