Sports

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.

John Tyler alum, MLS star to hold soccer camp in Tyler

Former John Tyler High School and Major League Soccer star, Daniel Hernández, will host a soccer camp in Tyler.

A 94-year-old angler has another great fish story to tell

Moses Lopez spent his early days hunting with a slingshot. He mostly bagged rabbits and squirrels and was handy with a rod and reel as well.

Super Bowl roadblocks: These teams are poised to keep Texans from winning it all

Texans owner Bob McNair and defensive end J.J. Watt straight out said it. Wide receiver Andre Johnson and offensive tackle Duane Brown dropped hints.

Cowboys trade Lissemore, pick up two new players

The Dallas Cowboys traded defensive tackle Sean Lissemore to San Diego for an undisclosed draft pick. The team also traded an undisclosed draft pick to Kansas City for defensive end Edgar Jones.

Five burning questions for Houston Texans

Chron.com has five questions for the Texans as they prepare for their regular-season opener at San Diego and Gary Kubiak’s eighth season as coach.

PT’s Thompson finishes first in Hallsville meet

Pine Tree’s Brian Thompson recorded a time of 16:30 to win the second annual Hallsville Cross Country Invitational on Saturday morning at Lear Park.

VIDEO: Phil Kuchinsky talks Cowboys with Craig Smoak from ESPN Central Texas

KETK's Phil Kuchinsky spoke with Craig Smoak of ESPN Central Texas about the Cowboys' injuries to the front seven and quarterback, Tony Romo.