Posted: 5:45 PM Nelson Cruz hit a three-run homer, Alexi Ogando earned his first career win against Oakland and the Texas Rangers took the rubber game with the Athletics 6-2 on Wednesday.
Posted: 5:43 PM The 11th-ranked and No. 12 seed Texas A&M men’s tennis team advances to the NCAA Sweet 16 to face No. 5 seed Ohio State on Friday at the University of Illinois’ Khan Outdoor Tennis Complex at the Atkins Tennis Center in Urbana, Ill.
Posted: 5:42 PM Texas A&M women’s tennis standout Cristina Sanchez-Quintanar has been named Texas Region Senior of the Year, the Intercollegiate Tennis Association has announced.
Posted: 5:39 PM Spots are still available for several upcoming camps to be hosted by the Texas A&M men’s basketball program.
Posted: 4:16 PM The Southland Conference baseball regular season title is within reach this weekend when Sam Houston State hosts Central Arkansas at Don Sanders Stadium.
Posted: 3:47 PM The Houston Texans announced they have signed free agent center Tyler Horn and released running back George Winn and tackle Dann O'Neill.
Posted: 3:27 PM Brandon Barnes caught Miguel Cabrera's bases-loaded drive against the wall in right-center field for the final out, and the Houston Astros avoided a season sweep against the Detroit Tigers with a 7-5 victory Wednesday.
Posted: 11:23 PM Tony Parker had 25 points and 10 assists, and the San Antonio Spurs held the Golden State Warriors' starting backcourt to 13 points for a 109-91 victory Tuesday night to take a 3-2 lead in the Western Conference semifinals.
Posted: 10:32 PM The Dallas Cowboys have signed cornerback B.W. Webb, their fourth-round pick, to a four-year deal worth about $2.5 million.
Updated: 9:28 PM Miguel Cabrera homered, Doug Fister pitched seven impressive innings and Andy Dirks gave the Tigers a lift for a second straight night in Detroit's 6-2 victory over the Houston Astros on Tuesday.
Posted: 1:49 PM The Southeastern Conference and Big 12 Conference have agreed to play in the Big 12/SEC Challenge, a men’s basketball inter-conference event that will begin during the 2013-14 season.
Posted: 8:42 AM Sophomore forward Audrisa Harrison was named the Don Wilhelm Award winner as the Blinn College women’s basketball most valuable player for the second time, head coach Jeff Jenkins has announced.
Posted: 9:11 PM Andy Dirks hit his first career grand slam, part of a six-run fourth inning for the Detroit Tigers in their 7-2 victory over the Houston Astros on Monday night.
Posted: 8:52 PM Texas A&M hosts the Broncs in their final regular-season game on Olsen Field at Blue Bell Park in 2013.
Posted: 8:49 PM LeBron James scored 27 points and the Miami Heat nearly matched a franchise record for points allowed in a playoff game, pounding the listless and short-handed Chicago Bulls 88-65 on Monday night to take a 3-1 lead in the Eastern Conference semifinals.
Posted: 6:11 PM Golden State Warriors coach Mark Jackson placed a prominent poem by an unknown author in every player's locker before Game 4 against the San Antonio Spurs on Sunday that had a simple title.
Posted: 5:54 PM The USA TODAY Sports Top 25 baseball coaches’ poll, with records through Sunday, total points based on 25 points for first place through one point for 25th, ranking in last week’s poll and first-place votes received: