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Army snags Armed Forces Bowl victory

The Aztecs of San Diego State brought the heavy artillery to Saturday’s Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl, but it was the ground forces of the Army Golden Knights and a courageous decision to go for a two-point conversion instead of a tie that allowed Army to capture a thrilling 42-35 come-from-behind victory. more

Pleasant Grove upsets 2-time champ West Orange-Stark

ARLINGTON -- On the first play from scrimmage TJ Cole found a hole in the defense, caught a pass over the middle, and sprinted untouched toward the end zone. Seventy-five yards later he leaned into the end zone like a sprinter finishing the 100 meter dash, and Texarkana Pleasant Grove was well on its way to the first state championship in program history. more

Rockdale comes from behind to earn first state title in 41 years

ARLINGTON - It was the the best of times; it was the worst of times. And so it went for both the Rockdale Tigers and the Brock Eagles in the Class 3A Division 1 UIL state championship game on Thursday at AT & T Stadium in Arlington. When the final story was told, Rockdale came away with an incredible 45-29 come-from-behind victory that football fans will be talking about for a long time. more

Muenster defense stifles high octane Tenaha offense

ARLINGTON – The Muenster Hornets made the most of their first appearance in a state championship football Thursday, defeating the Tenaha Tigers, 27-20, to claim the UIL 2A-Div. II title at AT&T Stadium. more

Cedar Park storms back to beat Magnolia in bi-district playoff

Cedar Park's resiliency was on full display Friday night, as the Timberwolves rebounded from a 14-3 halftime deficit to knock off Magnolia 24-20 in the opening round of the Class 5A-Division  I playoffs at Bastrop Memorial Stadium.

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Cedar Ridge rolls over Westwood in playoff tuneup, 49-3

Cedar Ridge handily defeated Westwood in the regular season finale at Dragon Stadium 49-3 on Friday night. With both teams preparing for the postseason, the win earned Cedar Ridge the 13-6A title.

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Houston hosts No. 25 Memphis in Thursday night showdown

Coming off a major upset loss, few teams would want their next game to be a nationally-televised game against a ranked opponent coming off a big win.  more

Tulsa upsets Houston in blowout

Coming off a 35-22 win over SMU, the 4-1 University of Houston Cougars looked like they were finally hitting their stride with senior quarterback Kyle Postma at the helm. Unfortunately, the Cougars’ offense failed to get going on the road at Tulsa, eventually falling 45-17 to the Golden Hurricane on Saturday. 

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Vandegrift rolls over Leander 63-13

Justin Moore threw for 239 yards and three touchdowns in the first half alone, propelling Vandegrift to a 63-13 win over Leander at Bible Stadium on Friday night.

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On the Road Again: LISD teams travel far and wide first week

Drew Sanders will begin the first football Friday well before the team gets on the road around 7 a.m. more

Leander football team bolstered by two-way players

Leander senior Alex Hensley begins practice like anybody else. He puts on his jersey and starts training with the linebackers. After the coach gives him the all clear, however, he flips around and … more

Leander ISD teams begin fall football practice

Leander got its football season started with some rowdy tunes, heavy on beats and fiery verses Monday morning. more
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