Minus Durant, Warriors hold off Rockets, 106-104

THE MERCURY NEWS HOUSTON — The Warriors have missed their most talented and efficient one-on-one scorer in Kevin Durant. No matter. The Warriors still finished with...

Action Jackson: Background of UTRGV’s high-flying guard prepped him for big time

EDINBURG — Sheryl Swoopes was one of the greatest players to ever step onto a basketball court. Swoopes won a national championship at Texas Tech,...

Vipers fall to hot-shooting Stars, 138-126

EDINBURG — Jacobi Boykins took his mouthpiece out and fired it to the floor after missing a shot in the fourth quarter of the...

No. 2 UTRGV women’s hoops ready for wide-open conference tournament

No. 2 UTRGV women ready for wide-open conference tournament

Torres takes best athlete title; Jackson ‘saves’ UTRGV

TJ GARCIA | SPECIAL TO THE MONITOR   McALLEN — Gabby Torres, a senior at UTSA, has been a work in progress, and now she’s beginning...

USL fans form Copa Tejas

The four Texas teams in the United Soccer League now have something else to play for: the Copa Tejas. Results from head-to-head, regular-season matchups...

Payton II’s triple-double key in Vipers win over Skyforce

EDINBURG - Gary Payton II’s personality is much like his game. In the middle of the third quarter, smiling he walked up to RGV Vipers...

Mosley’s big OT allows California Baptist to slide past UTRGV

EDINBURG — When California Baptist and WAC leading scorer Milan Acquaah was ejected for appearing to throw a forearm at UTRGV point guard Javon...

Transfers help Texas Tech in Big 12 title race after Elite 8

Chris Beard liked the returning players Texas Tech had and the experience they gained after the Red Raiders went to the NCAA Elite Eight...

Aldridge, White lead Spurs past Hawks 111-104

ATLANTA — LaMarcus Aldridge and Derrick White provided quite a 1-2 punch for the San Antonio Spurs. Aldridge scored 32 points and White made one...