Posts Tagged Texas

Lowrie, Rasmus homer for Astros in 8-5 win over Braves

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Wandy Rodriguez made his latest bid to earn the final spot in Atlanta’s rotation, pitching five innings for the Braves on Tuesday night in their 8-5 loss to the Houston Astros.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Spurs stay hot, pull away from Heat for 95-81 win

San Antonio Spurs center Tiago Splitter (22) goes high to dunk the ball against the Miami Heat in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, March 31, 2015, in Miami. (AP Photo/Joe Skipper)

MIAMI (AP) — Kawhi Leonard scored 22 points, Tony Parker added 16 in his 1,000th NBA game, and the San Antonio Spurs added more steam to their playoff push by beating the Miami Heat 95-81 on Tuesday night.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Ex-OU QB hired to coach South Texas high school’s football

FREER, Texas (AP) — Former Oklahoma quarterback Rhett Bomar has been hired to coach football at a high school in a small, remote South Texas town.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Trumbo, Goldschmidt homer as Diamondbacks beat Rangers 8-7

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Mark Trumbo and Paul Goldschmidt homered, leading the Arizona Diamondbacks to an 8-7 victory over a split-squad of Texas Rangers on Tuesday.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

AP Source: Vols agree to hire former Texas coach Rick Barnes

In this Feb. 2015, file photo, Texas head coach Rick Barnes calls to his players during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Iowa State in Austin, Texas. Barnes, who shaped Texas into a national basketball power with three Big 12 championships and 16 NCAA Tournament appearances in 17 years, will be released after yet another quick exit from the postseason, people with knowledge of the decision told The Associated Press on Saturday. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Just two days after leaving Texas, Rick Barnes has landed at Tennessee.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,