October 17, 2017

J.H. Rose has finally found some momentum, winning three of its last four games after sputtering to an 0-4 start.

Now is as good a time as any for the Rampants to be trending upwards, because awaiting them Friday might be their toughest task to date.

Rose travels to D.H. Conley this week for the…

AAC West game gets big stage

October 17, 2017

American Athletic Conference football gets another showcase moment Thursday night when the key AAC West Division matchup between Memphis and Houston will be broadcast on ESPN at 8 p.m.

Both teams enter the game in Houston with 2-1 league records, trailing only Navy and its 3-1 mark.

“I think…

POSTSEASON: Falcons advance past CBA

October 16, 2017

South Central carried the momentum of one of its biggest wins in recent memory to the opening day of the Eastern Carolina 3-A/4-A Conference tournament Monday night.

The Falcons’ reward is a chance to duplicate that monster victory.

Fresh off an upset of regular-season conference champion D.H.…

Montgomery: True fans will show

October 16, 2017

Scottie Montgomery issued a plea, and perhaps a bit of a challenge, to East Carolina football fans on Monday morning.

Mired in a miserable 1-6 season and set to host BYU for the first time in program history, the Pirates’ second-year head coach asked fans Monday to show in big numbers for the…