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Serena Williams smashes her way into U.S. Open semifinals

Serena Williams underlined her status as the overwhelming favorite for the women's U.S. Open title with a crushing "double bagel" win over Carla Suarez Navarro in the quarterfinals of the New York grand slam.

Tyler ISD announces inaugural class of Athletic Hall of Fame

The Tyler Independent School District released the names of the inaugural class for the District’s newly formed Athletic Hall of Fame today during a press conference held in the Davidson Conference Center at Plyler Instructional Complex.

FSU QB named Davey O'Brien Quarterback of the Week

Florida State's Jameis Winston has been named the Davey O'Brien Quarterback of the Week after guiding his team to a 41-13 victory at Pittsburgh in Monday night's season-opener.

Baylor women's basketball ranks 4th in national attendance

Baylor women's basketball posted its best-ever NCAA home attendance ranking and Big 12 women's basketball led the nation in average attendance in 2012-13 for the 14th consecutive year, outdistancing the nearest competitor by over 1,000

TMF Football Classic celebrates 10th anniversary

Pitting some of the best and most explosive football throughout East Texas, the Trinity Mother Frances Football Classic returns to Trinity Mother Frances Rose Stadium to celebrate its 10th anniversary later this week.

Jerry Jones feels pressure of past failures; so excited about making amends in 2013 he can't sleep

Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is so excited about the start of the 2013 season with Sunday's season opener against the Giants that he can't sleep.

As stretch run begins, Rangers put away thoughts of last season’s late collapse

Jason Frasor is in his 10th year in the big leagues and has never felt this before. The season is usually dragging at this point as he’s been stuck on teams out of the pennant chase.

Lobos look to build on season-opening loss

On paper, it would appear that Longview’s season opener against highly touted Coppell was a big success. But for the Lobos, the scoreboard at Allen’s Eagle Stadium told another story on Friday night.

COLLEGE FOOTBALL NEWS: Big 12 football enters week 2 action

Week two features the first conference game of the season as West Virginia travels to Oklahoma. Seven teams continue non-league play while Iowa State is open.

COLLEGE FOOTBALL NEWS: Davey O'Brien Fan Vote now open

The Davey O’Brien Foundation announced Tuesday that the Davey O’Brien Fan Vote is now open. Fans are invited to cast their vote for the nation’s best college quarterback as often as once daily at www.VoteOBrien.org.