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Yao Ming taken aback by visit to Basketball Hall of Fame
Sports
Published in 9-9-2016
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For all the feelings Yao Ming and the other inductees to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame were certain to experience, Yao never imagined he could the way he did when he entered the Hall on Thursday and took a look at the faces of the Hall of Fame members that ring the inside of the dome.

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Astros' David Paulino lasts only three innings in lackluster debut
Sports
Published in 9-9-2016
    244 Visits

CLEVELAND --- Even before home-plate umpire Jim Joyce's blown call cost him two runs, David Paulino's major league debut didn't do much to instill confidence in a beleaguered Astros rotation.

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University of Houston makes first cut for Big 12 expansion
Sports
Published in 2-9-2016
    337 Visits

The University of Houston is among a dozen schools still in consideration for Big 12 expansion, a source confirmed Thursday.

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Texas A&M adopts clear bag policy at Kyle Field
Sports
Published in 2-9-2016
    599 Visits

For the first time, Texas A&M will use a "clear bag" policy at the Kyle Field gates for speed and safety, an official said.

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Sports Update: Week 2 high school football preview
Sports
Published in 2-9-2016
    87 Visits

The week 2 slate includes the highly anticipated matchup between Manvel and North Shore.

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On deck: Astros at Rangers
Sports
Published in 2-9-2016
    552 Visits

The Astros head to Arlington for a three-game series against the West-leading Rangers beginning Friday.

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49ers’ Colin Kaepernick: Socks a statement on ‘rogue cops’
Sports
Published in 2-9-2016
    909 Visits

Niners quarterback Colin Kaepernick posted a message on Instagram late Thursday morning explaining why he’s recently worn socks during practice that depict police as pigs. [...] before these socks, which were worn before I took my public stance, are used to distract from the real issues, I want to address this immediately. On Sunday, as he explained his decision to sit during the national a ...>>

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UT basketball coach Shaka Smart gets raise, extension
Sports
Published in 26-8-2016
    788 Visits

AUSTIN -- After one year and one trip to the NCAA tournament, Texas men's basketball coach Shaka Smart already is getting a bump in both salary and security.

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UH senior Mac Long to get first start vs. Oklahoma
Sports
Published in 26-8-2016
    748 Visits

Senior right guard Mac Long, who worked on the scout team last season, will make his first career start in No. 15 Houston's opener against third-ranked Oklahoma.

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Ex-Astro Carlos Gomez making Rangers debut tonight
Sports
Published in 26-8-2016
    131 Visits

Fifteen days after the Astros designated him for assignment, Carlos Gomez dons the uniform of their instrastate rival.

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UH to begin construction on indoor football facility
Sports
Published in 26-8-2016
    623 Visits

Construction on the University of Houston's indoor football practice facility will begin after the 2016 season.

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On deck: Astros vs. Rays
Sports
Published in 26-8-2016
    506 Visits

The Astros kick off a six-game homestand with a trio of games against Tampa Bay beginning Friday.

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High school notebook: The Woodlands stacks non-district schedule
Sports
Published in 19-8-2016
    83 Visits

To further bolster their pre-district schedule, The Woodlands added George Ranch – the reigning Class 5A Division I champion.

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Big 12 commissioner responds to UH president about expansion pitch
Sports
Published in 19-8-2016
    620 Visits

The battle for a spot in the Big 12 has grown to include 20 schools. UH was among the short list when Big 12 officials announced they'd look at adding schools last month. Since then, many other schools have thrown their hats in the ring. Rice University, which made its pitch to join earlier this week, was among them.

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Texans rookie Brennan Scarlett passes physical, activated
Sports
Published in 19-8-2016
    386 Visits

Brennan Scarlett practiced for the first time Thursday since being placed on the reserve list on July 25 when rookies reported to training camp.

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