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Rockets visit Arlington and Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

Rockets visit Arlington and Tomb of the Unknown SoldierThe team visited Arlington National Cemetery and the Pentagon on Saturday as part of the NBA's Hoops for Troops program.
  • Sports
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Houston Texans

Photos: 2015 Texans Cheerleaders Tryouts

Photos: 2015 Texans Cheerleaders TryoutsMore than 1,000 came out to the Houston Methodist Training Center Saturday, March 28, 2015 in hopes of making the 2015-16 Houston Texans Cheerleaders. KHOU 11 News Anchor Lily Jang and Meteorologist Chita Johnson were among this year's judges.
  • Houston Texans
  • 2 days, 7 hours ago
Atlanta Falcons

Falcons fined, lose draft pick for using fake crowd noise

Falcons fined, lose draft pick for using fake crowd noiseThe Atlanta Falcons will forfeit a fifth-round draft pick in 2016 draft for using fake crowd noise.
  • Atlanta Falcons
  • 19 hours, 17 minutes ago
NCAAB

Duke denies Gonzaga in its Final Four bid

Duke denies Gonzaga in its Final Four bidThe Blue Devils get coach Mike Krzyzewski to his 12th Final Four and deny Gonzaga in the process.
  • NCAAB
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
NCAAB

Kentucky survives massive scare vs. Notre Dame to reach Final Four

Kentucky survives massive scare vs. Notre Dame to reach Final FourKarl-Anthony Towns had 25 points and Andrew Harrison hit big free throws down the stretch.
  • NCAAB
  • 2 days, 8 hours ago
NCAAF

Saban unapologetic about signing player w

Saban unapologetic about signing player wAlabama's Saban unapologetic about signing Taylor despite his history of domestic violence
  • NCAAF
  • 11 hours, 13 minutes ago
Sports

Motiejunas out 1-2 weeks with low back pain

Motiejunas out 1-2 weeks with low back painDonatas Motiejunas has been removed from basketball activities and will be out 1-2 weeks with low back pain
  • Sports
  • 3 days, 11 hours ago
Sports

Shell Houston Open to feature 13 top golfers

Shell Houston Open to feature 13 top golfersThe Shell Houston Open, which tees off at the Golf Club of Houston next week, will have another world class field.
  • Sports
  • 3 days, 8 hours ago
NCAAB

Top apps for following the Final Four

Top apps for following the Final FourThere's still time to keep tabs on the NCAA men's basketball tournament. Columnist Jennifer Jolly shows you how.
  • NCAAB
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Tourney

All the highlights from the Elite 8

All the highlights from the Elite 8Duke Blue Devils head coach Mike Krzyzewski gets a pat on the chest from Duke Blue Devils guard Quinn Cook (left) after defeating the Gonzaga Bulldogs in the finals of the south regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at NRG Stadium.
  • Tourney
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
NFL

Aaron Hernandez's fiancée testifies he was drunk before slaying

Aaron Hernandez's fiancée testifies he was drunk before slayingShayanna Jenkins took the stand in the murder trial of the former New England Patriots tight end.
  • NFL
  • 3 days, 15 hours ago
NCAAF

Jameis Winston accuser claims Florida State concealed information

Jameis Winston accuser claims Florida State concealed informationErica Kinsman attorney's filed a response to the school's motion to dismiss the case.
  • NCAAF
  • 3 days, 22 hours ago
NCAAB

Rick Barnes out after 17 seasons as Texas coach

Rick Barnes out after 17 seasons as Texas coachThe winningest coach in school history led the Longhorns to the NCAA tournament all but one season.
  • NCAAB
  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
Houston Astros

Astros' unsigned No. 1 pick Aiken announces Tommy John surgery

Astros' unsigned No. 1 pick Aiken announces Tommy John surgeryThe 18-year-old Aiken was pitching for the IMG Academy to prepare for this year's draft
  • Houston Astros
  • 4 days, 9 hours ago
Houston Rockets

James Harden won't change as Dwight Howard returns

James Harden won't change as Dwight Howard returnsWith big man Dwight Howard expected to play for the first time in more than two months Wednesday night, a bit of bad news for Houston Rockets rivals: James Harden is still going to play like James Harden.
  • Houston Rockets
  • 5 days, 21 hours ago
Sports

Texans re-sign ILB Akeem Dent

Texans re-sign ILB Akeem DentThe Texans have re-signed unrestricted free agent ILB Akeem Dent to a two year contract.
  • Sports
  • 6 days, 8 hours ago
NCAAB

Caucus: If it's not Kentucky, who wins the national title?

Caucus: If it's not Kentucky, who wins the national title?Once a week, USA TODAY Sports asks its network of experts to analyze the biggest topics.
  • NCAAB
  • 6 days, 13 hours ago
NFL

Fight for NFL team(s) in Los Angeles heats up

Fight for NFL team(s) in Los Angeles heats upWIll Oakland, St. Louis and San Diego be able to keep teams from moving?
  • NFL
  • 6 days, 10 hours ago
Sports

NRG Stadium transforming from bulls to baskets

NRG Stadium transforming from bulls to basketsThis Friday in Sweet 16 South regional play, Duke will face Utah and Gonzaga will face UCLA. The winners of those games move on to the Elite Eight and play in NRG Stadium Sunday.
  • Sports
  • 6 days, 11 hours ago
Sports

Megan Cushing back on the field with Dash

Megan Cushing back on the field with DashMegan Cushing, wife of Texans LB Brian Cushing, is back on the soccer field and working out with the Houston Dash. She played at USC in college and now is playing alongside her sister and Dash star Kealia Ohai.
  • Sports
  • 6 days, 7 hours ago
Sports

South Regional a homecoming for Duke star Justise Winslow

South Regional a homecoming for Duke star Justise WinslowDuke freshman Justise Winslow is happy to be in the Sweet 16. The fact that it's in his hometown of Houston makes it that much sweeter. KHOU 11 Sports reporter Daniel Gotera has the story.
  • Sports
  • 1 week ago
Sports

Ex-Dynamo star Brian Ching welcomes Gonzaga to town

Ex-Dynamo star Brian Ching welcomes Gonzaga to townFormer Dynamo star Brian Ching is excited to have his Gonzaga Bulldogs in town for the Sweet 16.
  • Sports
  • 6 days, 7 hours ago
Sports

Texans awarded 3 compensatory picks in 2015 Draft

Texans awarded 3 compensatory picks in 2015 DraftThe Houston Texans have been awarded three compensatory picks in the 2015 NFL Draft, the NFL announced today.
  • Sports
  • 1 week ago
Sports

Athlete of the Week: Clements' Amber Wang

Athlete of the Week: Clements' Amber WangCongratulations to Clements HS senior Amber Wang for being named the KHOU 11 Sports Athlete of the Week!
  • Sports
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
NCAAB

Ranking the Sweet 16 teams of the 2015 NCAA tournament

Ranking the Sweet 16 teams of the 2015 NCAA tournamentAfter a six-day extravaganza of college hoops, we have our Sweet 16 for the tourney.
  • NCAAB
  • 1 week ago
Local

Panel recommends converting Astrodome into 'multi-use park'

Panel recommends converting Astrodome into 'multi-use park'A nationwide panel of land-use experts has released its final proposals on the Astrodome, recommending that it be developed into a "grand civic space."
  • Local
  • 1 week ago
Sports

Texas A&M falls to La Tech in NIT 2nd round

Texas A&M falls to La Tech in NIT 2nd roundThe Bulldogs rolled to an 84-72 victory over Texas A&M in the second round of the NIT on Monday.
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  • 1 week ago
Sports

Matt’s Commentary: Games shouldn't be referred to as war

Matt’s Commentary: Games shouldn't be referred to as warKHOU 11 Sports Anchor Matt Musil said when players and coaches refer to a game as a war, it’s disrespectful to the men and women who have served and do serve in the military.
  • Sports
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
College

Your complete coverage of the NCAA tournament

Your complete coverage of the NCAA tournamentYour complete coverage of the NCAA tournament
  • College
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Sports

Terrence Jones out with partially collapsed lung

Terrence Jones out with partially collapsed lungJones spent most of Friday in the hospital with a partially collapsed lung which he sustained vs Denver on Thursday.
  • Sports
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
NCAA

LIVE NCAA bracket: Follow your favorite teams!

LIVE NCAA bracket: Follow your favorite teams!Who will advance and who will go home?
  • NCAA
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Sports

NCAA March Madness: CBS program schedule, changes

NCAA March Madness: CBS program schedule, changesNCAA March Madness Program Schedule
  • Sports
  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
Philadelphia Eagles

Hall of Famer Chuck Bednarik dead at 89

Hall of Famer Chuck Bednarik dead at 89The Eagles announced Bendarik died Saturday morning.
  • Philadelphia Eagles
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Houston Rockets

This Rockets 'NBA Jam'-themed video is the best

This Rockets 'NBA Jam'-themed video is the bestThe Rockets put together a highlight reel based off some of their top plays of the season—all based on the video game "NBA Jam"
  • Houston Rockets
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
NCAAB

Texas Southern coach Mike Davis says team will be back

Texas Southern coach Mike Davis says team will be backTexas Southern vows to be back next year after 93-72 loss to Arizona
  • NCAAB
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Sports

Rockets make wish come true for young fan

Rockets make wish come true for young fanThe Rockets had a very special guest on Tuesday. A young man whose wish to be a part of the Rockets came true. Daniel Gotera has the story.
  • Sports
  • 1 week, 6 days ago