01/22/21 Friday – Kats joining WAC earlier than expected

Exciting news for the Sam Houston Bearkats, as it was announced on Thursday that the official join date for Sam Houston and the other three Southland Conference Universities into the Western Athletic Conference has been moved up to July 1, 2021. It was just a week ago that the announcement was made that those institutions…read more »


01/21/21 Thursday – Kat Men & Women win and Baseball slate announced

According to a story appearing online at gobearkats.com, Sam Houston State Junior Amber Leggett reached a career milestone while leading the Sam Houston women’s basketball team to an 88-72 victory over Abilene Christian at Johnson Coliseum Wednesday. With this win, the Bearkats are 3-2 in the Southland Conference and they’ve won 3-in-a-row. Next up for…read more »

01/20/21 Wednesday – High School Hoops and Kats play tonight

It was another big win for the Huntsville Hornets Varsity basketball team as they remain undefeated in district as they beat Jacksonville 79-67 Tuesday night. Next up for the Hornet boys is a home game Friday night as they take on Tyler with tip at 6:45pm. The Huntsville Lady Hornets remain undefeated on the hardwood…read more »

Monday 01/19/21 – High School Hoops tonight

Sam Houston’s Zach Nutall is the Southland Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week, the league announced Monday. Weekly awards are presented by Hercules Tires. Nutall became the 26th student-athlete in Sam Houston program history to surpass 1,000 career points. The Bearkats (11-5 overall) and 5-0 start in league play second time in the last…read more »

Friday 01/15/21 – Sam joining the WAC

Bearkat Athletics are becoming members of the Western Athletic Conference in 2022. WAC Commissioner Jeff Hurd announced membership invitations have been issued and accepted by five universities effective July 1, 2022 which ties in with the WAC’s intention to reinstate football at the Football Championship Subdivision level. Sam Houston State University, along with fellow Southland…read more »

Monday 01/13/21 – High School Hoops & Bearkats today

Highlighting today’s schedule for high school basketball are the Huntsville Hornets, as the games against Nacogdoches moved to today that were originally scheduled for Tuesday. The Huntsville Lady Hornets are home with the Freshman and JV’s starting at 5pm while the Varsity Lady Hornets tip at 6:30pm. For the Hornet Boys they’ll be in Nacogdoches…read more »

01/08/21 Friday – High School Hoops today

High school Basketball and soccer highlight today’s slate of sports, starting with the Huntsville girls varsity soccer team, as they’ve got a road trip to Palestine High School to take part in the Palestine tournament starting at 2:30pm. As for today’s basketball, the Huntsville Hornet girls JV team will be Lufkin to take on the…read more »

01/07/21 Thursday – Kat men win while women drop another close one

The Sam Houston men’s basketball team got their second conference win of the season Wednesday night as they beat Southeastern Louisiana 70-52 in Hammond, Louisiana. Next up for Sam Houston is another road game Saturday afternoon as they’ll face Central Arkansas with tip-off slated for 4pm. It was close but not quite enough for the…read more »

01/06/21 Wednesday – Bearkat Hoops slated for tonight

College hoops are on tap for tonight as the SHSU Bearkat men and women hit the court. Starting with the women, they’re at home tonight as they’re hosting Southeastern Louisiana at Johnson Coliseum. Tip-off is slated for 6:30pm. For the Bearkat men, they’re on the road as they’ll take on Southeastern Louisiana – tip-off is…read more »