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TCU's Sonny Dykes takes jabs at refs, SMU after beating former school again

Sep. 23, 2023 18:24 PM EDT

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — TCU coach Sonny Dykes had already ripped the officials with unsolicited comments when he was asked about the rivalry with his former school, SMU, being one step closer to a pause. “Hooray,” a smirking Dykes deadpanned without elaborating as another...

TCU tops SMU 34-17 in long-running Dallas-Fort Worth rivalry that isn't scheduled beyond 2025

Sep. 23, 2023 17:12 PM EDT

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Chandler Morris threw for three touchdowns, Emani Bailey ran for 126 yards and a score and TCU wore down SMU in the second half of a 34-17 victory in the Dallas-Fort Worth rivalry Saturday. The Horned Frogs (3-1) intercepted Preston Stone twice after...

Dallas mayor switches parties, making the city the nation's largest with a GOP mayor

Sep. 22, 2023 15:20 PM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson announced Friday that he is switching to the Republican Party, making the city the largest in the U.S. to be led by a GOP mayor. Although mayoral offices in Texas are nonpartisan, the switch is a boost for Texas Republicans who have...

TCU, SMU meet in 'Iron Skillet' rivalry that isn't on the schedule beyond 2025

Sep. 21, 2023 16:25 PM EDT

SMU (2-1) at TCU (2-1), Saturday, noon ET (FS1) Line: TCU by 6 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: TCU leads 52-42-7. WHAT’S AT STAKE? This is one of the last scheduled meetings for the Dallas-Fort Worth rivals in what's...

Tigers outfielder Riley Greene undergoes Tommy John surgery on his right elbow

Sep. 20, 2023 22:00 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Detroit Tigers outfielder Riley Greene underwent Tommy John surgery on his right elbow on Wednesday. The procedure on Greene's non-throwing elbow was performed in Dallas by Texas Rangers team physician Dr. Keith Meister. The Tigers anticipate...

Dallas, Florida and New York to host matches in men's T20 World Cup next year

Sep. 20, 2023 07:04 AM EDT

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Dallas, Florida and New York will host matches at next year's men's T20 World Cup, the governing body of cricket announced Wednesday. The United States will be staging a global cricket event for the first time as the sport looks to expand into new...

Wings win a WNBA playoff series for the first time since relocating to Dallas in 2016

Sep. 19, 2023 23:32 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Arike Ogunbowale scored 20 points, Teaira McCowan had 12 points and 16 rebounds, and the Dallas Wings advanced to the semifinals of the WNBA playoffs after a 101-74 victory over the Atlanta Dream on Tuesday night. The Wings won a playoff series for the first...

Mark Cuban, Mavs CEO bridge gap with WNBA's Dallas Wings; catalyst for GEMS jersey partnership

Sep. 18, 2023 12:44 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Dallas Mavericks CEO Cynt Marshall learned a lot about the WNBA's Dallas Wings after owner Mark Cuban hired her in the wake of the NBA club's scandal over a hostile workplace for women. Cuban said his team's relationship with the Wings was “minimal” before he...

Editorial Roundup: Texas

Sep. 18, 2023 07:20 AM EDT

Austin American-Statesman. September 16, 2023. Editorial: Paxton is acquitted, and Texans and good government are the losers Ken Paxton, who has made escaping or stalling accountability for alleged misconduct something of an art form, has been acquitted of all...

Mavericks re-sign Markieff Morris, who was the other piece in Kyrie Irving trade

Sep. 16, 2023 13:30 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Markieff Morris, the other piece of the trade that brought Kyrie Irving to Dallas from Brooklyn, is re-signing with the Mavericks. The return of Morris was announced Saturday, a little more than two months after Irving agreed to stay with Dallas on a $120 million,...