Vela’s Rivera making mark at Houston; area athletes shine in college

BY TJ GARCIA McALLEN – In the collegiate track and field world, when the University of Arkansas comes calling with scholarship in hand, that is...

La Joya Juarez-Lincoln girls soccer snaps McHi’s district win streak

LA JOYA — La Joya Juarez-Lincoln and McAllen High’s girls soccer teams met on the pitch for the second time this season Monday. Just like...

UTRGV women to compete in Women’s Basketball Invitational – will play North Texas

EDINBURG – The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced that the women’s basketball team has accepted an invitation...

Ten hot tips to help you win your NCAA Tournament pool

MARK STORY | LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER via THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Mathematicians have generally held that the odds of filling out a perfect men’s NCAA Tournament bracket...

UTRGV men’s basketball to host Grambling State in CIT opener

EDINBURG – The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) Department of Intercollegiate Athletics announced on Sunday that the men’s basketball team will host...

McIlroy emerges from wild day to win Players Championship; Sharyland’s Ancer held lead

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. — His best swing was followed by his biggest drive, both setting up birdies, and from there Rory McIlroy knew...

One of those nights: Toros fall in first USL home match

One of those nights: Toros fall in first USL home match

Spurs win eighth straight as Blazers lose McCollum to injury

SAN ANTONIO — DeMar DeRozan scored 21 points and the San Antonio Spurs extended their winning streak to eight games with a 108-103 victory...

Mavericks top Cavaliers 121-116 as Dirk closes on Wilt

DALLAS — Tim Hardaway Jr. scored 22 points, Dirk Nowitzki closed within three points of Wilt Chamberlain on the NBA scoring list and the...