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Partnering with MOVE Texas and Texas Rising to host a drive-in voter registration event, Texas State Athletics helped register 676 people to vote by the deadline, making it one of the largest drive-in voter registration events in Texas this year, according to MOVE Texas.

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In early 2020, Kyle Livingstone sat in a hospital room thinking about how he had just been diagnosed with cancer. “There was a mass underneath my right armpit the weekend of the alumni game, and it just kept getting bigger,” said Livingstone, a 2009 Texas State baseball alumnus. “Once they t…

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Itching to get back to action after a promising season cut short by the COVID-19 pandemic, many Texas State baseball players have chosen to play summer ball to stay in shape for the upcoming school year. Bobcat pitchers Wes Engle, Jacob Little and Otto Wofford joined the Round Rock Hairy Men…

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Editor’s Note: From May 25-29 and May 31-June 5, The University Star’s sports staff will break down its Top 10 moments in Texas State sports from this past school year. A move that disappointed many sports fans, the Sun Belt announced March 16 all spring sports and practices would be cancele…

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Editor’s Note: Over the next two weeks, The University Star’s sports staff will break down its Top 10 moments in Texas State sports from this past school year. It is not often that a program like Baylor loses based on the run-rule. But on March 3, that is exactly what happened as the Bobcats routed…

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Never in life did I think I would have to temporarily say goodbye to sports due to a global pandemic. Before March 12, my life was jam-packed with social and sporting events and nights of editing photos. Now, with classes moved online, stores and restaurants closed, college students forced t…

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Sports Editor Claire Partain, Assistant Sports Editor Colton McWilliams and sports reporter Cade Andrews have a roundtable discussion about men’s basketball’s triple-overtime thriller against UTA, women’s basketball’s weekend sweep, softball heading into Sun Belt play and baseball’s victorie…

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The Texas State Bobcats made a shocking statement win on the road Tuesday afternoon, racking up 14 hits in eight innings to run-rule the Baylor Bears 12-2. Texas State improves their record to 9-4 while Baylor drops to 8-4. Despite trailing 2-0 in the fourth inning, the Bobcats scored four t…

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The Texas State baseball team defeated the Houston Cougars 12-4 to win the weekend road series. Texas State improves its record to 8-4 overall and have won their third consecutive series. It was break outperformance for junior first baseman Wesley Faison who was perfect at the plate going 4-…

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After a Rice victory on Wednesday, Texas State baseball took the road to face fellow Houston team University of Houston over the weekend, going 2-1 to win the series. The Texas State Bobcats took a quick two and a half-hour drive down IH-10 to Houston for the Texas baseball battle. The ‘Cats…

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The Texas State Bobcats defeated the Rice Owls with a strong 9-2 performance Wednesday night at Bobcat Stadium. The Bobcats improve their record to 6-3 while Rice falls to 0-7. The Bobcat pitching staff put together another dominant performance by allowing just five hits and two runs. Though…

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Eight runs in the first two innings and a freshman pitching duo put the Bobcats over the edge in their 8-7 win against Lamar on Sunday to clinch the weekend series. The win improves Texas State’s record to 5-3. Head Coach Steven Trout said the series-winning game was an important victory for…

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Texas State closed out their weekend with an 8-7 victory and a 2-1 series win over the Lamar Cardinals, Sunday, at Bobcat Ballpark. The Cardinals got on board in the top of the first with a homer to left field by senior infielder Anthony Quirion that led to a run by senior outfielder Cole Girouard….

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The Prez Andrew Zimmel is back to give you hot takes and tell you why you should attend all of the events happening across Texas State athletics this weekend: Hosted by Andrew Zimmel Video by Kate Connors and Katelyn Lester Edited by Kate Connors and Katelyn Lester From the Prez Intro by Jad…

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Sports Editor Claire Partain and assistant sports editor Colton McWillams return to talk about Texas State’s baseball success vs. Stony Brook, softball’s tournament success and more. Cade Andrews stops by to talk basketball. ‘Cats Got Our Tongues is a weekly sports podcast recorded at The Un…

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On this week’s Star Rundown, the newsroom gives Jaden Edison a warm introduction before he gives you a peek into the top stories of the week (plus a clever Austin Powers reference)! Hosted by Jaden Edison Video filmed and edited by Haley Brand Star Rundown Intro by Ethan Hunt For more conten…

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A four run 9th inning rally was not enough for the Texas State Baseball team as the Bobcats fell to the Houston Baptist Huskies 7-5 on Wednesday night in Houston. The loss drops Texas State’s record to 3-2 overall. The Huskies capitalized early on the Bobcats scoring a combined five runs in …

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Texas State baseball opened their season with a series win over the weekend, going 3-1 against the 2018 America East Champions Stony Brook in a four-game home series Friday-Sunday. The ‘Cats jumped out to a 3-1 season start with a 4-3 win on Friday, a split on Saturday with a 6-0 shutout and…

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The Texas State Bobcats closed out their fourth and final game against the Stony Brook Seawolves with a 4-3 victory Sunday at Bobcat Ballpark. Texas State got on the board first after junior infielder Dalton Shuffield capitalized off a Stony Brook throwing error in the second inning. The Bob…

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After six months of preparation following a Sun Belt Championship Tournament upset loss in May, first-year head coach Steven Trout and the Texas State baseball team are set to suit up once again at home on Valentine’s Day weekend. The team made history as they became Sun Belt regular-season …

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Sports Editor Claire Partain and assistant sports editor Colton McWilliams return to discuss Texas State softball recent tournament in Florida, the return of Texas State baseball and more. Cade Andrews joins the crew for an update on men’s and women’s basketball. Hosted by Claire Partain and…

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Sports Editor Claire Partain and Assistant Sports Editor Colton McWilliams return to discuss Texas State football’s offseason recruiting, coaching changes, softball’s matchup vs the U.S. Olympic team more. Reporter Cade Andrews stops by to talk men’s and women’s basketball. Hosted by Claire …

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There was no way the #TXST Sports Prez Andrew Zimmel was going to leave Bobcat fans hanging this weekend! He’s back to give you hot takes for and reminders about the events happening across TXST athletics. Hosted by Andrew Zimmel Filmed by Kate Connors Edited by Kate Connors From the Prez in…

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Texas State President Denise Trauth and Director of Athletics Larry Teis announced former associate baseball coach Steven Trout as the new head of Bobcat baseball amongst coaches, family and staff at the University Events Center on Monday. The nomination was given in the wake of one of Bobca…

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After 20 years, Ty Harrington hangs up his cleats for the last time saying goodbye to the fans, friends and former coaches as well as teammates he has met along the way. Both Harrington and Texas State’s Athletic Director Larry Teis revealed that talks of retirement had been taking place sin…

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Another Texas State team’s season was cut shorter than many fans wanted after the NCAA announced the 64 team bracket for the NCAA Tournament on Monday. Central Florida, Houston, Missouri and Texas State Baseball all were on the outside looking in after Texas Christian University took the fin…

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The Texas State Bobcats suffered a quick elimination in the Sun Belt Conference championship tournament after losing their first two games in Conway, South Carolina. The losses came less than a week after the Bobcats earned the regular season championship and the No. 1 seed in the conference…

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Texas State baseball made conference history on Friday after sweeping the University of Texas at Arlington in a doubleheader, claiming their first regular season Sun Belt conference championship since joining the Sun Belt. Texas State (36-18, 20-10 Sun Belt) beat rivals UTA 10-9 in the first…

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Texas State claimed the series over Georgia State on Sunday afternoon with a 12-2 win over Georgia State at Bobcat Ballpark. The win improved the Bobcats to 17-7 in conference and 33-15 overall, ranking the team at first in conference with a secured spot in the Sun Belt Championship Tourname…

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Skyler Valentine was Texas State baseball’s hero on Tuesday as he drove in the game-winning run in walk-off fashion to beat the University of Texas at Austin Longhorns 6-7 for the third time in school history. Texas State was up 1-3 early thanks to back-to-back home runs from Will Hollis and…

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Senior Ryan Newman hit his second career extra-innings walk-off home run Saturday to give Texas State (27-13) the final victory in a three-game sweep against Arkansas State University. Texas State started the series against Arkansas State on Thursday with a high scoring 16-14 win in which th…

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Texas State continued their offensive explosion over the last three games as the Bobcats defeated the Houston Baptist University Huskies 17-8 in non-conference game Tuesday night. Texas State connected on four home runs for the night as the ‘Cats have been on an offensive tear since their 12…

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Texas State baseball (21-13) was defeated 12-0 by Georgia Southern Friday in the first of a three-game series in Statesboro, Ga. Georgia Southern got on the board early, getting six earned runs against Texas State starting pitcher Hunter McMahon. McMahon gave up six hits, two walks and struc…

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The Texas State Bobcats traveled to Statesboro, GA. this weekend where they held of the Georgia Southern Eagles to a 2-1 series after winning their last game off of a run-rule in seven innings by a score of 14-4. The Bobcats improve to an overall record of 23-13 and 9-6 in Sun Belt Conferenc…

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Texas State baseball (21-12) upset No. 12 ranked Texas A&M 5-3 Tuesday after traveling to College Station to take on the Aggies in a single-game matchup. The first batter of the game, Jaylen Hubbard, led off with a double. Hubbard went on to score on a sacrifice fly by Dalton Shuffield. …

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When it was all said and done, Texas State had completed the wildest game of the entire season. The game started on Saturday at 6:30 p.m. and finished on Sunday around 3:00 p.m.; the Bobcats were able to overcome the Troy University Trojans with a walk-off base hit in extra innings to secure…

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Texas State baseball (18-10) went 2-1 in Boone, North Carolina, this weekend in a three-game series against Appalachian State. Friday’s offensive standouts included Skyler Valentine with two home runs and junior infielder Jaxon Williams with two hits in five at-bats and one RBI. The two comb…

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After a disappointing series against South Alabama, Texas State was looking for one more win to sweep ULM in their weekend series at home March 22-24. With a combination of good pitching and batting, the Bobcats were able to accomplish their goal with a decisive 13-1 blowout. With a complete…

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The Texas State baseball team (14-9, 3-2 Sun Belt) continued to win over the three-game weekend series against the University of Louisiana Monroe Warhawks (7-15, 0-4) 6-5 at the Bobcat Ballpark Saturday afternoon Not even a late comeback attempt by the Warhawks, with three earned runs in the…

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Texas State baseball went 1-2 in three games against No. 25 ranked University of Connecticut this weekend at Bobcat Ballpark. While Texas State was able to light up UCONN’s starting pitcher Jeff Kersten with seven hits and three earned runs, the final three pitchers for the Huskies only gave…

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Texas State baseball defeated the University of the Incarnate Word 7-4 Wednesday night at Bobcat Ballpark, stretching the Bobcat record to (9-4). The Texas State offense was led by senior infielder Jaylen Hubbard who had three hits, two scored runs and an RBI in five at-bats. Cole Coffey had…

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Texas State’s baseball team traveled to Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas this weekend to take part in the 2019 Shriners Hospitals for Children College Classic. The Bobcats defeated the Rice University Owls 1-0 in the first game of the tournament. The game remained scoreless until the top o…

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Texas State’s baseball team went (3-1) at the Lake Area Classic last weekend in Lake Charles, Louisiana. The Bobcat’s record stretches to (5-2). Texas State lost the first game of the tournament against Creighton 5-6. Creighton went up by 5 runs early in the game, hitting three home runs in …

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Texas State’s baseball team began the 2019 campaign over the weekend as hosts of the Texas State tournament at Bobcat Ballpark and finished 2-1 with a win over Missouri State. Opening day saw the first season opener victory since 2016 with an 8-3 win over Utah. Bobcat bats swung early and of…

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Texas State Baseball is gearing up for a jam-packed opening weekend as they host Nevada, Utah and #24 ranked overall Missouri State at the Texas State Tournament. At the end of January, the 2019 Preseason Baseball All-Sun Belt Conference team selections were released with no Texas State play…