Smoaky's News & Notes
East and Central Texas Week 1 Schedule
Sunday, 1st September 2013 - 9:02PM
Here's the schedule for Week 1 for both East and Central Texas from Thursday, September 5th through Saturday, September 7th.
East and Central Texas Week 1 H.S. Football Schedule.
Oakwood Basketball Star commits to Baylor...
Tuesday, 27th August 2013 - 8:03PM
Damiyne Durham, a 6-5, 195, guard from Oakwood High School has given a verbal commitment to play basketball at Baylor University.
Durham also had offers from Memphis, Michigan, Marquette, DePaul, Texas, Texas A&M, Kansas State and Auburn, among others.
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Newton's Shorter commits to Texas
Wednesday, 21st August 2013 - 4:35AM
Newton RB Kevin Shorter, 6'0 - 186 lbs, has verbally committed to the University of Texas. He held offers from some of the top programs in the country including Texas A&M, Arkansas, LSU, Oklahoma, Ohio State and Florida State.
He enters his senior season third in school history in both total rushing yards (2,960) and rushing touchdowns (43).
Shorter chose the Longhorns over a final three that also included the Aggies and Razorbacks. He joins Jasper OL Terrell Cuney and Longview WR Dorian Leonard as 2014 East Texas players committed to UT.
K.D. Cannon commits to Baylor
Saturday, 17th August 2013 - 4:21PM
Mount Pleasant senior wide receiver K.D. Cannon committed to Baylor on Saturday, while watching their first scrimmage of fall camp.
Cannon, 6-0, 165, 4.4, caught 105-passes for 1,592-yards and 25-TD's as a junior.
Cannon is the third East Texas player from the Class of 2014 to commit to Baylor, joining Liberty-Eylau WR/S Davion Hall and Nacogdoches DE Greg Roberts, Jr.