K-State 2-0 in Big 12 for 1st time since 2014 going to TCU

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Kansas State coach Chris Klieman said he didn't even know what the Big 12 standings looked like when he was asked about his Wildcats being among the leaders. ...

Seguin among injured Stars in Cup run, Bowness expected back

Dallas Stars forward Tyler Seguin has a torn labrum in his hip that likely will force him to miss the start of next season, while captain Jamie Benn and goaltender Ben Bishop now have time to fully re...

Cowboys defense giving up points, offense giving up the ball

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Dallas Cowboys defense is giving up points at a rate unseen since the franchise's winless inaugural season six decades ago, and their offense keeps giving up the ball even ...

Stars' Bowness still has 'passion' to coach run to Cup Final

Dallas Stars goaltender Anton Khudobin felt empty. Jamie Benn, their longtime captain, was almost speechless. Like head coach Rick Bowness, who likely soon will shed the interim tag...

Not 1 for aged: Stars come up short of Stanley Cup title

All those old guys couldn't get the Dallas Stars another Stanley Cup championship. Rick Bowness is the 65-year-old interim head coach who has been behind NHL benches in parts of five...

Pavelski goals not enough for Stars, now in 3-1 Cup hole

No U.S. born-player has more playoff goals than Joe Pavelski. No player has scored in a single postseason more this late in his career. That may not be enough for Pavelski and the D...

Tampa Bay momentum over Dallas into back-to-back Cup games

The Dallas Stars have to fix some things in a hurry, or this Stanley Cup Final could be over quickly. After consecutive games with three-goal periods, Tampa Bay has all of the momen...

TCU jumps into Big 12 play vs Iowa State in delayed opener

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Taye Barber and his TCU teammates have been together on campus for more than three months, and now jump right into Big 12 play after having their only non-conference game wipe...

Falcons lose on last-play FG after not attacking onside kick

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons could only watch as they lost on a game-ending field goal. They might not have been in that situation if their hands team hadn't just wat...

Unlikely scorers for Stars again to win Stanley Cup opener

Joel Hanley had never scored a goal in the NHL until Game 1 of the Stanley Cup for the Dallas Stars. Just another unlikely scorer this postseason for the Stars, like rookie Joel Kiv...

Stanley Cup: Stars and Lightning turn defense into offense

This was already going to be an unusual Stanley Cup, and it now has a matchup for all of those who like their games to be a bit defensive. The Dallas Stars and Tampa Bay Lightning, ...

Aranda delayed Baylor debut in unexpected SWC reunion vs UH

WACO, Texas (AP) — Dave Aranda will make his delayed debut as Baylor's coach in a quickly arranged and unexpected reunion of old Southwest Conference rivals. Baylor and Houston open ...

Stars in Stanley Cup Final after being outscored and outshot

The Dallas Stars were mired in a six-game losing streak when the season was paused for 4 1/2 months because of the coronavirus pandemic, and have been outscored and outshot since getting inside the NH...

NHL's final four have gotten deeper with plenty of newcomers

Joe Pavelski was the captain of a team that went to the Western Conference finals last season, playing opposite Patrick Maroon’s team that went on to win the Stanley Cup. Chandler S...

Texas schools carry apprehension into kickoff amid pandemic

Houston Baptist still had three games scheduled for its eighth football season when its FCS Southland Conference decided only a few weeks ago to not play league games this fall. The...