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  1. Jets must go secondary-heavy in 2017 NFL DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    The Jets secondary was absolutely dreadful a season ago, there's no denying that. They say stats are everything, but the numbers paint a pretty clear picture for just how bad things got: In 2016, the Jets allowed 52 pass plays of 20-plus yards and 13 of 40-plus .


  2. Lamar-Athletics 27 mins ago 9:33 p.m.Weisbrod Tabbed NABC All-DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KBMT

    Weisbrod Tabbed NABC All-District BEAUMONT Lamar University junior forward Colton Weisbrod has been chosen as a member of the National Association of Basketball Coaches' All-District team, announced the national organization Wednesday afternoon. The Nederland native is the first Cardinal chosen to the group since Kenny Dawkins and Jay Brown were picked nine years ago.


  3. Lamar-Athletics 23 mins ago 11:09 p.m.LU Women fall in WBI to Rice 73-72Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | KBMT

    HOUSTON Kiandra Bowers recorded her 17th double-double of the season, but the Lamar University Cardinals saw their comeback bid fall just short as they dropped a 73-72 decision to the host Rice Owls in the first round of the Women's Basketball Invitational on Thursday. Bowers had 16 points and 10 rebounds for the Cardinals , who were making their fifth appearance in a national postseason tournament in the past eight years.


  4. 2 Central stars to play in Lamar, Texas State tournament gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Pearson and Atwood aren't used to being adversaries, having been teammates from the start of middle school to their final game at Central last season.[...] tonight, Pearson's Texas State team will face Atwood and Lamar University in the first round of the Tournament.Nijal can really play defense, so it's never easy to score on ... (more)


  5. Lamar-Athletics 29 mins ago 10:00 p.m.LU Women headed to the WBI TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 13 | KBMT

    BEAUMONT, Texas The Lamar University women's basketball team is headed to a national postseason tournament for the fifth time in the last eight seasons, as the Cardinals accepted a bid to compete in the WBI. LU will travel down I-10 to face the Rice Owls at the Tudor Fieldhouse in Houston at 7 p.m. Thursday.


  6. Lamar-Athletics 17 mins ago 11:10 p.m.SFA knocks LU Men out of SLC TournamentRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 9 | KBMT

    KATY, Texas Lamar University struggled to find its rhythm offensively and dropped a 75-59 decision to No. 3-seed Stephen F. Austin Thursday evening in the second round of the Southland Conference Championships from the Merrell Center in Katy, Texas.


  7. Lamar-Athletics 3 mins ago 10:48 p.m.Lamar defeats SE Lousiana 77-65 to advance at SLC TourneyRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 8 | KBMT

    KATY, Texas Sophomore Nick Garth came off the bench to score a game-high 17 points to lead Lamar University to an opening-round victory over No. 7 seed Southeastern Louisiana, 77-65, Wednesday evening in the opening round of the Southland Conference Championships.


  8. Source: Jets interested in Cardinals cornerback, former Rutgers star Marcus CooperRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 8 |

    Arizona Cardinals cornerback Marcus Cooper tackles Washington Redskins wide receiver Ryan Grant in the fourth quarter at University of Phoenix Stadium. The Cardinals defeated the Redskins 31-23.


  9. Lamar prepping for SLC tournament returnRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 8 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Lamar players cheer after a teammate scored a three-point shot during the first half of a men's basketball game against McNeese State at the Montagne Center on Saturday afternoon.


  10. Lamar-Athletics 54 mins ago 1:20 p.m.Kinard, Barrs & Bowers earn All-SLC recognitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 7 | KBMT

    BEAUMONT, Texas Two L.amar University women's basketball players received major awards from the Southland Conference on Tuesday, as sophomore guard Chastadie Barrs was named Defensive Player of the Year, while sophomore guard Moe Kinard was tabbed as the conference's Newcomer of the Year Barrs, Kinard and senior post player Kiandra Bowers were all named second-team all-conference performers. This is the second straight year the Cardinals have had two players receive major awards.


  11. Home runs power Kansas past Alabama A&M, 5-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 26 | Kansas Jayhawks

    A leadoff single for Alabama A&M to open the ballgame was brought around to score with a sacrifice bunt and a two-out single, giving the Bulldogs a 1-0 lead after the game's first half inning of play. The Jayhawks answered right back with two runs in the home half of the opening frame, recording two hits and taking advantage of an Alabama A&M error and wild pitch.


  12. Jayhawks get revenge on Jackrabbits with 8-0 victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Kansas Jayhawks

    Highlights BEAUMONT, Texas - Kansas softball avenged a 3-2 loss to South Dakota State in the Osprey Invitational on February 19 with a commanding 8-0 victory over the Jackrabbits four days later in the Cardinal Classic hosted by Lamar University in Beaumont, Texas. Sophomore pitcher set out to make things right for Kansas , making quick work of the Jackrabbits in the first inning.


  13. Meet the 10 Teams That Have Chances to Win the 2018 College Football PlayoffRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2017 | BleacherReport

    Though the 2017 College Football Playoff is merely a speck in the horizon, fans and analysts alike already have championship favorites in mind for the upcoming season. While each conference has at least three major contenders, our task was narrowing down the overall group to 10 schools.


  14. Lamar-Athletics 47 mins ago 10:55 p.m.LU Men falter in Corpus to lose to Islanders 70-63Read the original story

    Feb 18, 2017 | KBMT

    CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas After trailing by as many as 16 points in the first half, Lamar University rallied to take a second half lead but Texas A&M-Corpus Christi edged out LU in front of a Homecoming crowd, 70-63, Saturday evening at the American Bank Center. The Islanders jumped out to a hot start but finished night shooting 47 percent , including a 6-of-16 effort from beyond the arc.


  15. Lamar-Athletics 45 mins ago 10:06 p.m.LU Softball still winless in WacoRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2017 | KBMT

    WACO, Texas The Lamar University softball team dropped a pair of close games at the Getterman Classic at Waco University on Saturday, falling to the host Bears 5-3 in the morning before being edged by the North Texas Mean Green by a 2-1 count in the afternoon. BAYLOR 5, LU 3 Brittany Rodriguez had her third straight multiple-hit game for the Cardinals, going 2-for-4 with an RBI, but the Cardinals couldn't overcome three errors as they fell to the host Bears.


  16. Lamar-Athletics 18 hour ago 10:57 p.m.LU Women take down HBU behind career high 32 from BowersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2017 | KBMT

    HOUSTON The Lamar University Cardinals wasted no time in taking control of Wednesday's Southland Conference women's basketball game, scoring 17 of the game's first 19 points as they rolled to81-53 win over the Houston Baptist Huskies at Sharp Gym. The Cardinals received a career-high 32 points from senior post player Kiandra Bowers, who also had 11 rebounds for her sixth straight double-double and 15th of the season.


  17. Lamar-Athletics 15 mins ago 11:03 p.m.LU Women post easy win over Sam Houston 84-51Read the original story

    Feb 9, 2017 | KBMT

    BEAUMONT, Texas The Lamar University Cardinals created a plethora of turnovers to make it a baker's dozen of wins at home this season as they rolled to an 84-51 victory over the Sam Houston State Bearkats in a Southland Conference women's basketball game at the Montagne Center on Thursday evening. The Cardinals turned 27 Sam Houston State turnovers into 47 points as LU improved to 13-0 at home this season, but more importantly, moved into a first-place tie with Central Arkansas atop the SLC standings.


  18. Lamar-Athletics 43 mins ago 6:09 p.m.LU Hoops Closes Homestand Against League LeadersRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2017 | KBMT

    BEAUMONT, Texas As teams in the Southland Conference make the turn for the home stretch in the conference race, Lamar University finds itself in the middle of the chase not just for a spot in the Southland Conference tournament, but a shot at the conference title. The Cardinals close out a four-game homestand Thursday night against Southland co-leader Sam Houston State.


  19. Cardinals avenge previous losses to TigersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    Eighth-ranked Bellaire celebrates as they beat second-ranked Sam Houston 54-53 at the Mark Anthony Wilkins Pavilion Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017 in Houston. Eighth-ranked Bellaire celebrates as they beat second-ranked Sam Houston 54-53 at the Mark Anthony Wilkins Pavilion Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017 in Houston.


  20. Lamar-Athletics 24 mins ago 11:08 p.m.LU Women bounce back with 65-49 win over A&M-CCRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2017 | KBMT

    BEAUMONT, Texas What a difference a few days makes. Coming off a disappointing loss at Nicholls on Saturday, the Lamar University Cardinals turned in one of their best defensive efforts of the season in a 65-49 win over the visiting Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Islanders in a Southland Conference women's basketball game at the Montagne Center on Wednesday evening.