Texas A&M

White nationalist Richard Spencer had his gym membership revoked

A leading figure in the "alt-right" movement had his gym membership revoked after a Georgetown University professor confronted him during a workout and called him a neo-Nazi.<p>Professor C. Christine Fair told The Associated Press on Monday that the Old Town Sport&Health club in Alexandria, Virginia, …

Racism

This Is How to Be More Productive at Work: 5 Secrets from Research

Because who doesn't want to be more productive at work?<p>We all want to be more productive at work.<p><i>Want</i> being the key word.<p>We all want to. It's just that some days are much harder than others.<p>But there are some things you can do to be increase your productivity at work - starting right now.<p>Whether …

The Workplace

ESPN College GameDay Analyst Names His Most-Overrated Team

The college football guru isn’t buying the Aggies as an elite team this season.<p>Don’t bet on Texas A&M to win it all this season.<p>That’s the advice of …

College Football

Meet the bugs that are a garden's best friends | Gardening

How can bugs be good for your garden? They munch leaves, leaving struggling or dead plants behind.<p>Some insects, though, actually help prevent garden …

Gardening

College Football Players Poised for Bounce-Back Years in 2017

College football standouts bear the burden of expectations, but adverse circumstances always lead to talented players struggling through a down year—or watching from the sideline.<p>Injuries are most often to blame for the disappointing campaign, and most of the players highlighted fit this category. …

College Football

Pivot Point Games: The matchups that will shape the 2017 college football season

With the NCAA’s cases against Louisville, North Carolina and Ole Miss likely to yield news in the next few months, this space could get a little …

College Football

No five-star talent, but plenty of promise and opportunity is in Texas A&M's 2016 recruiting class

This Story is About...<p>Last season gave Texas A&M fans a first look at the 2016 recruiting class.<p>Coming in nationally at No. 18, the group was Kevin …

College & University

Pac-12 strength of schedule rankings: USC isn't going to catch any breaks in 2017

Ranking the strength of schedule for each of the 12 teams in the Pac-12 entering the season<p>Strength of schedule has become more important than ever before in college football. With the College Football Playoff selection committee choosing four teams to compete for the national title every season, …

Sports

Florida, LSU on a roll heading into SEC baseball tournament

Florida and LSU are on quite a roll heading into this week's Southeastern Conference baseball tournament.<p>The Gators are the tournament's top seed in …

Ole Miss

Watch list announcement signals change on Texas A&M's offensive line

A preseason award watch list may have given Texas A&M fans a little insight into what the offensive line might look like this fall.<p>Sophomore Colton …

Texas

Seven freshman who could make an instant impact in the SEC West

It's never too early to look ahead to some of the new faces who might make an impact on the field this fall. Below are seven freshmen -- one from …

College & University

Top 25 Tracker (May 22)

<b>SEE ALSO</b>: Top 25<p><i>Top 25 Tracker, powered by Louisville Slugger, recaps last week’s action and looks ahead to this week.</i><p><b>1. Oregon State</b> <b><br>Last Week:</b> 4-0</b> …

College Football

Tuesday's TV/Radio listings (May 22)

<b>Event</b><p><b>Time</b><p><b>TV</b><p>**MLB**<p>San Francisco at Chicago Cubs<p>6:00<p>ESPN<p>Rangers at Boston<p>6:00<p>FSSW<p>Detroit at Houston<p>7:00<p>RSSW<p>St. Louis at Los Angeles<p>9:00<p>ESPN<p>**NCAA …

March Madness

Rothstein Files | Rawle Alkins Decision Could Create Domino Effect

<b>1. Mohamed Bamba’s commitment shouldn’t overshadow Matt Coleman’s potential impact for Texas</b><p>Shaka Smart sent shock waves through the college …

College Basketball

When UT denied this valedictorian, she got it to change admissions rules

FAYETTEVILLE — For most of<b></b> her high school career, Madison Mau knew she wanted to attend the University of Texas at Austin, and practically everyone …

Education

Week 8

MEN'S INDIVIDUAL RANKINGS<p><b>EVENT</b><p><b>PLACE</b><p><b>ATHLETE</b><p><b>YR</b><p><b>SCHOOL</b><p><b>2016 PLACE</b><p>100<p>1<p>Christian Coleman<p>JR<p>Tennessee<p>2<p>100<p>2<p>Senoj-Jay Givans<p>SR<p>Texas<p>3<p>100<p>3<p>Cameron Burrell<p>JR<p>Houston<p>4<p>…

Track & Field

Ex-Texas coach Rick Barnes, ex-basketball star T.J. Ford reunite for Ford's graduation 14 years later

<i>Three takeaways from recent developments in college sports (and playing catch-up after some vacation last week):</i><p>1. Predicting wins<p>The folks in Vegas …

College & University

Texas Beats WVU 9-4 to End Regular Season

First things first: Texas beat West Virginia 9-4 on Sunday to end the season 34-20 and 11-12 in Big 12 play. The Horns will be the 6 seed in this …

College Basketball

A&M's softball win over Texas shows Lone Star Showdown still matters

This Story is About...<p>Almost six years after Texas and Texas A&M stopped playing its annual football game, the rivalry between the two schools is …

Texas

Why the U.S. does not have universal health care, while many other countries do

America won't be getting universal healthcare anytime soon<p>This article was originally published on The Conversation.<p>The lead-up to the House passage of the American Health Care Act (AHCA) on May 4, which passed by a narrow majority after a failed first attempt, provided a glimpse into just how …

Health Care

Ex-Browns CEO Banner 'still mystified' team actually drafted Manziel

Joe Banner wasn't part of the group who drafted Johnny Manziel to the Cleveland Browns, but he almost was and he's not sure how that happened.<p>Banner …

NFL

NCAA softball tournament 2017 scores: Baylor no-hitter caps off regional round

If there was a theme on Sunday in the NCAA softball tournament, it was that of the regional hosts proving inhospitable to their guests. Fourteen of 16 hosts won their four-team regions on Sunday, and among the close-out games was a no-hitter by Baylor.<p>It wasn’t just any no-hitter for No. 15 Baylor. …

College Basketball

Muslims in U.S. cynical over tone, message in Trump’s speech

For many American Muslim activists and scholars, the bar for Donald Trump’s speech to the Muslim worldwas low.<p>Speaking on Sunday from a podium in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Trump didn’t repeat his earlier claim that “Islam hates us.” He didn’t warn of an influx of Muslim refugees as a “Trojan horse.” …

Saudi Arabia

Trump condemns terrorism in the name of religion, but these experts aren't impressed

On Sunday, President Donald Trump called on Arab leaders to drive out terrorism from their countries in a speech that shifted the responsibility of …

Middle East

Bringing the Dream of an Elite College to Rural Students

SAMPSON COUNTY, N.C. — The first time Nyreke Peters met the new college adviser at his rural high school, he was skeptical. Other adults at Hobbton High School spoke with the same Southern accent and shared an easygoing familiarity that came from having gone to the same schools and having spent …

Education

From an unlikely start, Jessie Warren tries to power Florida State to the finish

Jessie Warren was almost in high school before she ever played a softball game. It happened then, as she recalls the story, only because she was …

Florida State Seminoles

Ten years ago, Colorado’s roads were a “quiet crisis” that couldn’t be ignored. Now the state spends even less.

A decade ago, then-Gov. Bill Ritter assembled a bipartisan commission to study an issue of growing concern to state leaders: transportation.<p>They …

Denver

This Elite Head Coach Could Be Fired

The Aggies’ head coach could be fired by the end of 2017.<p>Kevin Sumlin enters the 2017 season on the hot seat.<p>Texas A&M has had a couple of …

College & University

You can count the number of Alabama's 2018 football commitments on one hand

If you're looking for Alabama in ESPN's top 25 rankings, the Crimson Tide are nowhere to be found.<p>Thanks to running back Dameon Pierce's …

College & University

Podium Sweeps and Surprise Challengers at NOCC Finals Day

CHULA VISTA, California – The 2017 U.S. National Outdoor Collegiate Championships concluded today with individual elimination matches. Several …

Olympics