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Despite hot start, Mavs fall to 1-2 in summer-league play

After suffering an 86-80 defeat Sunday to Charlotte, the Mavericks (1-2) dropped their second straight outing with an 82-75 loss to end pre-tournament play.

Manziel: I ‘overslept’ at Manning camp

Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel, the reigning Heisman Trophy winner, said he overslept at the Manning Passing Academy last weekend, and that’s why it was a “mutual decision” he left the prestigious gathering early las

Teens chase kidnapping suspect on bikes, save 5-year-old girl

Two teenage boys are being hailed as heroes after they chased a car carrying a kidnapped girl -- on their bicycles.

Professional athletes react to Zimmerman verdict

A trial that captivated the nation came to an end on Saturday evening as George Zimmerman was found not guilty by a jury of his peers on second-degree murder and manslaughter charges in the February 2012 shooting death of 17-year-old, Trayvon M

Tyler ISD accepting nominations for Athletic Hall of Fame

The Tyler Independent School District is now accepting nominations for the Athletic Hall of Fame.

Ex-Lobo Scobee has sights set on future with Jags

Entering his 10th season in the professional ranks, Josh Scobee has established himself on the field as the kicker for the Jacksonville Jaguars.

Manziel pleads guilty on charges of failing to identify himself

With the SEC Media Days set to start on Tuesday in Hoover, Ala., the Johnny Manziel news keeps rolling in.

Carthage quarterback ‘pretty solid’ on UTSA commitment

Carthage quarterback Blake Bogenschutz said in a telephone interview that he is “pretty solid” on his commitment to UTSA. He said the only factor that might sway his decision would be an offer from a Big 12 team.

Mavs introduce trio of rookies, all with something to prove

After introducing a trio of rookies to the Dallas media Wednesday, the Dallas Mavericks set the stage for their summer league squad that will be competing in Las Vegas beginning Saturday.

Longview's Davis starts All-Star Game, will hit in Home Run Derby

Longview Lobo Chris Davis, is Mr. Popularity. He was the top vote-getter in all of MLB with 8,272,243 votes.