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Lion MBB to face Dallas Baptist in NCAA Tournament as Fourth Seed after runner up performance in the LSC Tournament

Lion MBB to face Dallas Baptist in NCAA Tournament as Fourth Seed after runner up performance in the LSC Tournament

Jordan Ader, Sports Reporter

March 12, 2019


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By Jordan Ader | Sports Reporter The Texas A&M University-Commerce men’s basketball team lost 55-57 in a thrilling Lone Star Conference Championship matchup against No. 4 West Texas A&M at the Comerica Center in Frisco on Sunday, March 10. A&M-Commerce has been selected to represent the ...

Lion Softball bounces back with a three-game sweep of ENMU

Lion Softball bounces back with a three-game sweep of ENMU

Tyler McDonough, Sports Editor

March 11, 2019


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By Tyler McDonough | Sports Editor The No. 18 Texas A&M University-Commerce softball team swept the Eastern New Mexico Greyhounds in a three game series over this past weekend to improve their record to 20-6 overall and 9-3 in Lone Star Conference Play. Game One The Lions got going early in game one on Friday as...

Lion WBB to face Colorado Mesa in NCAA tournament after West Texas A&M semifinal loss

Lion WBB to face Colorado Mesa in NCAA tournament after West Texas A&M semifinal loss

Jordan Ader, Staff Reporter

March 11, 2019


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Jordan Ader | Staff Reporter Texas A&M-Commerce women’s basketball was eliminated from the Lone Star Conference tournament after a 58-44 loss in the semifinals to the No. 16 West Texas A&M Buffaloes at the Comerica Center on Saturday, March 9. A&M-Commerce’s 20-win season, the...

Lion Softball Back at Home this week

Lion Softball Back at Home this week

Joseph Miller & Tyler McDonough, Sports Photographer & Editor

March 4, 2019


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By Tyler McDonough & Joseph Miller | Sports Editor & Photographer After a rough weekend the No. 2 Texas A&M University-Commerce Lions softball team was swept by Texas A&M University-Kingsville in three games. The Lions lost game one (3-2), game two (10-7), and game 3 (3-1). Th...

Lion Soccer adds three signees on National Signing Day

Lion Soccer adds three signees on National Signing Day

Tyler McDonough, Sports Editor

February 26, 2019


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By Tyler McDonough | Sports Editor Texas A&M University-Commerce Head Soccer Coach Neil Piper has added three new players on National Signing Day. The Lions are looking forward to adding on to the already young and talented roster. The Lions are returning 11 from last year and do not have one senior on...

Lion WBB still fighting for NCAA Tournament bid

Lion WBB still fighting for NCAA Tournament bid

Tyler McDonough, Sports Editor

February 25, 2019


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 By Tyler McDonough | Sports Editor The Texas A&M University-Commerce women's basketball team is still fighting for their postseason lives after going 1-1 on senior week at the field house. The Lions picked up a big win on Thursday versus Eastern New Mexico 62-55 and fell to West Texas A&...

Lion MBB looking forward as regular season comes to an end

Lion MBB looking forward as regular season comes to an end

Tyler McDonough, Sports Editor

February 25, 2019


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By Tyler McDonough | Sports Editor The Texas A&M University-Commerce men's basketball team concluded senior week as the Lions went 1-1 after defeating Eastern New Mexico on Thursday 87-78 and falling to No. 4 West Texas A&M on Saturday 81-69. With the 87-78 victory over Eastern New Mexico, the Lion...

Senior Week Men’s Basketball Photos

Senior Week Men’s Basketball Photos

Ashley Tuppen, Sports Photographer

February 24, 2019


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By Ashley Tuppen | Sports Photographer  

Davis becomes Lions’ third-highest scorer in 62-55 victory over Eastern New Mexico

Davis becomes Lions’ third-highest scorer in 62-55 victory over Eastern New Mexico

Jordan Ader, Sports Reporter

February 22, 2019


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By Jordan Ader | Sports Reporter Texas A&M University-Commerce senior guard Princess Davis became the third-highest scorer in program history as the Lions defeated the Eastern New Mexico University Greyhounds 62-55 at home on Thursday, Feb. 21. Davis entered Thursday's game 18 points away from passing Artaej...

Lion Softball cracks top 5 in national rankings for first time in program history

Lion Softball cracks top 5 in national rankings for first time in program history

Tyler McDonough, Sports Editor

February 20, 2019


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By Tyler McDonough | Sports Editor Louisville, Ky.- The Texas A&M University-Commerce Softball team has reached the top 5 in the latest National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) polls. It is the highest ranking the Lions have ever reached and the first time the Lions have ever cracked the t...

Softball Photo Gallery vs. MSU-Texas

Softball Photo Gallery vs. MSU-Texas

Tyler McDonough, Sports Editor

February 16, 2019


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By Joseph Miller | Opinion Editor & Sports Photographer    

Bruister gets win No. 500 as Otto deals No-Hitter

Bruister gets win No. 500 as Otto deals No-Hitter

Tyler McDonough, Sports Editor

February 16, 2019


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By Tyler McDonough | Sports Editor Commerce- Head Softball Coach Richie Bruister picked up his 500th career win as the No. 9 Texas A&M University-Commerce Lions swept the Midwestern State Mustangs in three games over the weekend. In game one both teams were limited offensively as Lion p...

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