Ramos Named Gagliardi SemifinalistHardin-Simmons’ Jessie Ramos has been selected as one of the 10 semifinalists for the 2015 Gagliardi Trophy which is given to the most outstanding football in NCAA Division III by Jostens and the J-Club of Saint John’s University of Minnesota and is named after legendary coach John Gagliardi the all-time wins leader in college football history.
Ramos, Agan and Francino Earn Individual HonorsJessie Ramos, Marshall Agan and Nico Francino picked up individual awards and 22 Hardin-Simmons football players were honored by the American Southwest Conference’s six head coaches in their yearly awards that were announced on Thursday.
Cowboys To Host Louisiana College For Senior DayHardin-Simmons comes into the game with a lot on the line. If the Cowboys win and Mary Hardin-Baylor beats East Texas Baptist, HSU will share the ASC title with ETBU and UMHB. If ETBU beats UMHB, the Tigers are the outright champion. It is also senior day for the Cowboys’ 19 seniors and the last guaranteed game at Shelton Stadium.
Cowboys Fall 27-21 To East Texas BaptistHardin-Simmons’ football team fell 27-21 to East Texas Baptist on Saturday in an American Southwest Conference game that was played at a sloppy Ornelas Stadium in Marshall.
Cowboys Head To Marshall Looking For An ASC TitleFor the second straight week, the Cowboys will play a team that is undefeated and tied with them at the top of the American Southwest Conference standings. East Texas Baptist comes into the game at 6-2 overall and 3-0 in ASC play. HSU is 8-0 overall and 3-0 in league play. The winner of the game will clinch at least a share of the ASC title.
Three Cowboys Named Academic All-DistrictHardin-Simmons had three football players – Nico Francino, Trent Walker and Conlan Aguirre - named to the 2015 Division III/CoSIDA all-district VIII team as voted on by the sports information directors in the district, which includes Texas, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Washington, Oregon and California.
Cowboys Remain Undefeated With Win Over Mary Hardin-BaylorHardin-Simmons’ football team had lost 13 straight games in every way imaginable to Mary Hardin-Baylor over the last 11 years, but the Cowboys came up with a stellar performance and knocked of the No. 2/3 ranked Cru 29-26 on Saturday afternoon in front of a raucous crowd of 3,864 at Shelton Stadium.
Cowboys Roll By Sul Ross StateHardin-Simmons’ football team got off to a quick start and never looked back in a 41-13 win over Sul Ross State on Saturday night in American Southwest Conference action at Jackson Field in Alpine.
HSU Ready For Crosstown ShowdownHardin-Simmons and McMurry will meet for the first time since 2011 in the Wilford Moore Trophy game at noon on Saturday at Wilford Moore Stadium at McMurry. The Cowboys own a 24-4 all-time record against McMurry, but the War Hawks won the last meeting 24-14 in 2011.
Cowboys Shut Down Trinity 31-7Hardin-Simmons’ football team moved to 4-0 for the first time since 2008 with a 31-7 win over Trinity on Saturday afternoon at the Trinity Football Stadium in San Antonio.
Cowboys Open Fall CampHardin-Simmons’ football team opened its 2015 fall camp with 164 players on a near perfect sun-drenched 100-degree afternoon at Shelton Stadium.
Francino Named Preseason All-AmericanHardin-Simmons junior punter Nico Francino has been named a preseason first-team all-America selection by D3football.com, the leading national authority on Division III football.
Cowboys Picked Second, Ramos Preseason Special Teams Player of the YearHardin-Simmons' football team has been picked to place second in the preseason poll of the head coaches, sports information directors and selected media of the American Southwest Conference and HSU senior wide receiver/kick returner Jessie Ramos has been named the preseason special teams player of the year.
Sloan Named ASC Offensive Co-MVPHardin-Simmons' Kerry Sloan was named the American Southwest Conference co-Offensive MVP in the league’s football postseason awards voted on by the league’s six head coaches.