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Reddies fall at UAM, ending their hopes of becoming repeat conference champs.

Agonizing defeat ends chance to repeat

Donovan Lee, Sports Editor / HTV Station ManagerMarch 8, 2021

BETHANY, OK-- The defending GAC champs had a different start to their tournament run this season. After getting back on track to finish the regular season, Henderson State (11-8, 9-8 GAC) tied up the third-seed...

In the eye of the ‘Storm’

Teuana Smith, Sports ReporterMarch 6, 2021

In a quest to extend their reign as GAC Champions, Henderson State (11-8, 9-8 GAC) entered the quarterfinal round of the 2021 conference tournament to face the Crimson Storm of Southern Nazarene (11-8,...

Four days later, same result

Teuana Smith, Sports ReporterMarch 6, 2021

In a battle of the fittest, the Reddies began the game with no mercy. Henderson reciprocated the energy from the Bisons’ start in their previous meeting, running off on a familiar 17-5 run to begin the...

Reddies complete season sweep of Arkansas Tech.

Early Spring cleaning

Teuana Smith, Sports ReporterFebruary 22, 2021

As the regular season nears its end, Henderson State moved ahead with the destination in mind. In order to get a leg up in the GAC tournament, closing out the season strong was vital to secure that opportunity...

Struggles continue at SAU

Donovan Lee, Sports Editor / HTV Station ManagerFebruary 20, 2021

On Feb. 27, the program announced that they have added a new game to the schedule. The game will be a matchup between the Reddies and Southern Arkansas. The competition would take place in Magnolia on...

Back in action

Donovan Lee, Sports Editor / HTV Station ManagerFebruary 20, 2021

Following their road matchup versus Harding on Jan. 14, HSU women’s hoops took a step back for five games after contact tracing within the program. The Reddies’ hiatus was scheduled to end before their...

Reddies hand No. 14 Arkansas Tech their first loss of the season.

Rockin’ and rollin’

Haley Spicer, Sports ReporterFebruary 20, 2021

After a week off due to the snow storm across the state, Reddies basketball finally returned to competition Saturday against 14th-ranked Arkansas Tech (10-0, 9-0 GAC) at the Duke-Wells Center. Henderson...

Reddies fall to Arkansas-Monticello, 73-57.

Boll Weevils plow over Reddies in Monticello

Haley Spicer, Sports ReporterJanuary 29, 2021

After the first points of the game were scored by senior forward Raekwon Rogers, the game experienced a delay due to the shot clock malfunctioning. The duration of the game was played with one shot clock. The...

Time Was Not on Techs Side

Time Was Not on Tech’s Side

Teuana Smith, Sports ReporterJanuary 25, 2021

The Reddies (2-3 GAC)  finessed another win against Arkansas Tech (3-3, 1-3 GAC). This was the second meeting of the season between the conference foes. Senior forward Raekwon Rodgers won the opening...

Womens Hoops Takes Five

Women’s Hoops Takes Five

Haley Spicer, Sports ReporterJanuary 23, 2021

The update on the COVID protocols that the Great American Conference follows didn’t bring great news to the fans, as they are still prohibited from attending basketball games for the remainder of the...

Short-Handed Bisons Survive in Searcy

Short-Handed Bisons Survive in Searcy

Haley Spicer, Sports ReporterJanuary 22, 2021

The Harding Bisons only had 8 players dressed and active to play against the Reddies (1-2 GAC). The disadvantage seemed to be no issue as Harding (2-0 GAC) was hot from three-point range, knocking down...

Reddies Thrown off Course by UAM

Reddies Thrown off Course by UAM

Teuana Smith, Sports ReporterJanuary 22, 2021

For this season's first game against Arkansas-Monticello (3-1, 2-1 GAC), Henderson State (1-2 GAC) took an unexpected hit. Within three minutes of the first half, The Reddies ignited the game with a 7-2...

Harding Handles Henderson

Harding Handles Henderson

Haley Spicer, Sports ReporterJanuary 22, 2021

Senior forward Karrington Whaley had an outstanding performance Thursday night, as she became the Reddies' all-time leader in blocks as she finished the game with 6 rebounds. Whaley was not the only Henderson...

Fofana scores a Signing

Fofana scores a Signing

Teuana Smith, Sports ReporterOctober 27, 2020

On Friday, upon clearance, Mike Fofana will be stepping on to the court for his first professional game with Esguerra in Aveiro, Portugal. Fofana is a Henderson graduate student who played for the basketball...

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Daryl Morey signs off

Teuana Smith, Sports ReporterOctober 20, 2020

Daryl Morey has officially resigned as the Houston Rockets’ general manager after a staggering 14 years. While working for the Rockets since 2007, he built quite a reputation for the team by making critical...

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It’s only just begun

Jaylon McEwen, Sports ReporterOctober 13, 2020

With the season finally over and the Lakers being crowned victorious it leaves fans wondering what comes next for the NBA. Despite whatever narrative social media tried to display it seemed as if Lebron...

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Sleepless in Seattle

Donovan Lee, Sports Editor / HTV Station ManagerOctober 13, 2020

In a season unlike any other, the Seattle Storm made their journey into yet another WNBA Finals. In-game 3 it started looking to reach the pinnacle of success that they’ve sought after since their last...

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WNBA finals

Haley Spicer, Sports ReporterOctober 7, 2020

The WNBA finals have been a spectacle to watch between the Las Vegas Aces who have the current MVP player A’ja Wilson and the Seattle Storm who have their dynamic duo Sue Bird and Breanna Stewart leading...

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Time to turn on the “Heat”

Donovan Lee, Sports Editor / HTV Station ManagerOctober 7, 2020

After taking a 0-2 deficit in the NBA Finals, the Miami Heat were faced with odds that weren’t in their favor. For them, this would be a first in the 2020 rendition of the NBA Playoffs.   The...

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Wilson is the ‘Ace in the Hole’

Donovan Lee, Sports Editor / HTV Station ManagerSeptember 22, 2020

A’ja Wilson was named the WNBA MVP, and deservingly so. She and LV Aces have been on a hot streak through the bubble this season. Since being drafted first overall by the Aces in 2018, Wilson has built...

COVID put a lid on the rim

COVID put a lid on the rim

Donovan Lee, Sports Editor / HTV Station ManagerSeptember 22, 2020

It’s springtime, and sports are at its peak. The NBA is going into its final stretch of the regular season. College football and the NFL season had just come to an end a few weeks back. One of the greatest...

Up And Onwards For Henderson State Athlete Chris Parker

Teuana Smith, Sports ReporterMay 4, 2020

There was 12 seconds left on the clock when Chris Parker stepped up to the free-throw line, made his first shot, and realized that the GAC championship was in the bag after seventeen years. With family...

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Henderson State Athletics Spring Season Canceled Due To COVID-19

Hannah Hodge, Sports EditorMarch 26, 2020

Today marks two weeks since classes were held in the classroom on the Henderson State campus and a lot has changed. The infamous COVID-19 virus has been what everyone is talking about for the past months...

2020 Great American Conference Champions

Hannah Hodge, Sports EditorMarch 8, 2020

Henderson State made history this past Sunday winning the Great American Conference Championship against the No. 4 seed, Oklahoma Baptist University.  The Reddies had their best shooting average of...

On To The Championship To Get The Ring

Teuana Smith, Sports ReporterMarch 7, 2020

The Reddies have climbed the tournament to have a rematch against the savage storm, defeating Southeastern Oklahoma 76-73. The battle between the teams created a tied score six times. This will be the...

Leaving It All On The Court In Henderson’s Last Game

Haley Spicer, Sports ReporterMarch 7, 2020

 The Reddies put up a fight against top-ranked Southeastern Oklahoma State University in the semi-finals. Henderson kept within a possession of the savage storm with significant scoring at the beginning...

Onwards To The Semi-Finals

Haley Spicer, Sports ReporterMarch 6, 2020

Henderson battled continuously throughout the game without one of their key bench players Sophomore Guard Maci Mains as they beat Southern Nazarene. The Reddies started the game locked in on defense...

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Some Games Aren’t In Our Favor

Haley Spicer, Sports ReporterMarch 4, 2020

The Reddies traveled away to Durant, Oklahoma to take on Southeastern Oklahoma this past Thursday. The game started with a slow offense, although until Senior Guard Pink Jones picked up the pace with four...

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The Come Back

Teuana Smith, Sports ReporterMarch 4, 2020

After missing the mark by eight points previously against East Central, Henderson determined to finish the season strong swept East Central in a 73-58 win. We have now secured 5th place in the GAC tournament...

Outshining The Rangers On Senior Night

Haley Spicer, Sports ReporterFebruary 23, 2020

The Reddies dramatically outshined the Rangers on senior day.   The defensive effort for Henderson was present throughout the entire game but was slowed down due to fouls as both teams found...

Bittersweet Senior Night For The Reddies

Teuana Smith, Sports ReporterFebruary 23, 2020

The Reddies accomplished another win against Northwestern Oklahoma State for the season’s bittersweet last home game. The Senior day ending score was 91 to 72 bringing the at-home record to 13-1.   “I’m...

HSU Sweeps Ouachita in Hoops Duel

Donovan Lee, Sports Editor / HTV Station ManagerFebruary 23, 2020

Indeed, there is a thin line between love and hate. That line is Highway 67 in Arkadelphia, AR. The duel at Duke-Wells on Jan. 16 ended in an HSU victory. Henderson (17-7, 12-6 GAC) crossed enemy lines...

Better Late Than Ever

Donovan Lee, Sports Editor / HTV Station ManagerFebruary 23, 2020

The Reddies (17-7, 12-6 GAC) walked across the road into the eye of the Ouachita Tigers for a hardwood face off in the Ravine. The first time around, Henderson defended the Duke Wells Gym as they handed...

Reddies Put The Dogs On A Leash

Donovan Lee, Sports Editor / HTV Station ManagerFebruary 20, 2020

As the end to the regular season swiftly approaches, HSU men's hoops look to solidify themselves a powerhouse heading into the conference tournament. The Reddies faced Southwestern Oklahoma State last...

The Reddies Fall Short Against The Bulldogs

Haley Spicer, Sports ReporterFebruary 20, 2020

Henderson fought to the end with Southwestern Oklahoma State University, as the game ended in a tough loss. Both teams started the game struggling offensively going 0-14 from the three-point line. The...

Fighting Until The Last Second

Haley Spicer, Sports ReporterFebruary 16, 2020

Henderson battled to the last second against the University of Arkansas at Monticello as they endured their first home loss of the season.   An overall defensive effort kept the game relatively...

When Free Throws Count The Most

Teuana Smith, Sports ReporterFebruary 16, 2020

Henderson State was one shot away from winning the game against the University of Arkansas in Monticello but ended with HSU’s first home loss with a final score of 62-64. Henderson started an intense...

“Henderson State vs Crimson Storm”

Teuana Smith, Sports ReporterFebruary 10, 2020

     Henderson had an away game in Oklahoma this past Thursday to play against Southern Nazarene University. SNU brought intensive offense in the first half of the game with a quick ten points in the...

“HSU Falls Short To SNU In Overtime”

Haley Spicer, Sports ReporterFebruary 10, 2020

     The Henderson State Reddies traveled to Bethany, Oklahoma this past weekend to play against Southern Nazarene University.        HSU fell in a nail-biter ending that finished in overtime....

5 on 5 Intramural Basketball

Tori McKinnon, Contributing ReporterFebruary 8, 2020

This past week the Henderson Campus Recreation Department began their 5 on 5 Basketball League. The League consists of 5 Co-Ed teams, 6 Men’s Competitive teams, and 8 Men’s Recreational teams.The main...

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