Sunday , 25 January 2015
Current Events

Sports

Javelinas picked to top the LSC

Third Baseman James Black catching a line drive last season. 
Courtesy of Javelina Athletics.

Coming off their second consecutive Lone Star Conference Championship, the Texas A&M University-Kingsville Men’s baseball team has been selected to finish first in taking home the LSC crown. TAMUK was selected to repeat as Lone Star Conference champions, according to the preseason poll announced by league officials on Thursday. The team collected 8 of the 17 first-place votes on the ... Read More »

Javelinas drop conference opener against Pioneers

Micah Weaver recorded three blocks in the loss against the Pioneers. Contributed Photo

The Texas A&M University-Kingsville Javelina women’s basketball team kicked off their Lone Star Conference portion of their schedule facing off against the Texas Woman’s University Pioneers at Kingsville’s Hampton Inn Court. The Javelinas were out-rebounded 52-28 against the Pioneers on their way to their 11th straight loss to begin the season 43-57 against Texas Woman’s. The Javelinas LSC record stands ... Read More »

TAMUK introduces new head football coach

TAMUK head coach Daren Wilkinson. Photo courtesy of Caller-Times

Less than 48 hours after winning the Division II National Championship as the offensive coordinator of Colorado State University-Pueblo, Daren Wilkinson was introduced to a jam-packed McCulley Hall as the 10th head coach in Javelina Football history. Wilkinson has 17 years of experience in coaching in college football, from Division II to Division I. In his last two seasons with ... Read More »

Javelinas begin seven game road trip

STEPHENVILLE- After wrapping up their four game home stand the Texas A&M University Men’s basketball team hit the road for the Tarleton State University Thanksgiving Classic, where the Hoggies took care of Northwest Nazarene University 84-70 before falling to Pittsburgh State University 95-83. The Javelinas were able to score 25 points off NNU turnovers which helped lead coach Johnny Estelle’s ... Read More »

Volleyball ousted in lsc first round

The Texas A&M University-Kingsville volleyball team’s 2014 season came to an end as TAMUK fell in three sets to No. 5 Tarleton State University 25-16, 27-25, 25-23, in what was a season that the Javelinas posted three more wins than the season before, while finishing with a winning record. Although the lady Javelinas fell in the quarterfinals on Nov. 13, ... Read More »

Javelina basketball splits at home

The Texas A&M University men’s basketball team began the 2014-2015 season with a win against the Lake Erie Strom in a double overtime thriller 96-93, giving new Head Coach Johnny Estelle a win on his debut, as the TAMUK crowd packed the house at Hampton Inn Court on Nov. 14. TAMUK would go on to lose their next matchup on ... Read More »

Seventh heaven

The Javelina football team ended a season of disappointment on the right note, picking up their first conference win in their final game of the season with a 41-16 victory over the McMurry Warhawks on Nov. 15 for a seventh place finish in the 2014 season. The Javelinas broke their eight game losing streak in the process while exacting revenge ... Read More »

Goswami given Lone Star Conference Mentor award

Goswami (right) receives the 2014 Lone Star Conference Mentor Award from the NCAA.

After serving as an assistant coach of the women’s tennis team and a mentor at Texas A&M University Kingsville, Dr. Nirmal Goswami can add another title to his name as he received the 2014 Lone Star Conference Mentor Award by NCAA Athletics at McCulley Hall on Nov. 19. Goswami, who serves as a professor of political science at TAMUK, is originally ... Read More »

Hounds pick up another win over hogs

BLACKWATER DRAW, N.M.—The Javelina football team now sits with a 1-9 overall record after bringing back another loss to Javelina Nation when they were defeated by Eastern New Mexico University at Greyhound Stadium, with a 61-7 loss on Nov. 8. The Greyhounds were able to score their first touchdown with 7:50 left in the first quarter when Javelina defensive linemen ... Read More »

Javelinas hope for victorious finale

The Javelina football team is entering their final game of the 2014 season with another rematch, this time against the McMurry University War Hawks. The Javelinas return to Abilene, the site of the first meeting when they lost to the War Hawks by a score of 27-21 on Sept. 27. This time, both teams will be fighting for the seventh ... Read More »