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Smith tabbed Second Team All-Academic by Southland voters

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 09:36

ABILENE – Junior outside hitter Jacey Smith Monday was voted onto the Southland Conference Volleyball All-Academic Second Team. The Wimberley, Texas native and kinesiology major enters Finals Week with a 3.95 grade-point average.

Wildcats rally for big 72-68 win over Texas State

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 19:24

ABILENE – The ACU Wildcats have been searching for five seasons for a signature non-conference home victory to stamp their arrival as a true NCAA Division I program.

Women’s hoops takes sting out of Yellow Jackets, 88-46

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 16:36

ABILENE – Abilene Christian women's basketball snapped a season-long three-game losing streak Saturday with an 88-46 triumph over Howard Payne at Moody Coliseum.

Four soccer players named to SLC All-Academic team

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 13:03

FRISCO – Four Abilene Christian soccer players received Southland Conference All-Academic honors the league released Wednesday. Junior Dylan Owens and senior Megan Baer were voted first team and senior Chloe Fifer and sophomore Shay Johnson earned second team honors.

Wildcats move to 6-3 with 62-58 road win over Air Force

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 23:39

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – ACU's two leading scorers combined to score 20 of their 22 points in the second half Wednesday to lead the Wildcats to a hard-fought 62-58 win over Air Force at Clune Arena.

Wildcats back on the floor looking to ground Falcons

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 16:38


Allie Hackett named SLC Student-Athlete of the Year

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 14:30

FRISCO – Alexandria Hackett was named Southland Conference Women's Cross Country Student-Athlete of the Year. Four additional Abilene Christian cross country members were named to the Southland All-Academic teams.

FGCU hits 22 treys in win vs. ACU women’s hoops

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 16:11

ABILENE – Fourth in the CollegeInsider.com Top-25 Mid-Major poll and third nationally in several 3-point categories, the Florida Gulf Coast Eagles Sunday buried a program-record 22 treys in their convincing 94-55 victory over Abilene Christian at Moody Coliseum.

Defensive work leads Wildcats past Schreiner, 71-43

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 19:45

ABILENE – ACU's defense held Schreiner to 21 points over the final 23 minutes of Saturday's contest and created 26 Mountaineer turnovers leading the Wildcats to a 71-43 rout of Schreiner in a non-conference men's contest at Moody Coliseum.

Four distance runners start indoor season strong

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 18:16

BOSTON, Mass. – Four Abilene Christian track athletes opened the 2017-18 indoor season at the BU Season Opener hosted by Boston University on Saturday. Alexandria and Michaela Hackett competed in the 5000M and Drew Cummings and Conner Miller participated in the 3000M race.

ACU returns to Moody to host non-conference foe

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 12:46


Fourth-quarter outburst propels Arkansas past ACU WBB

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 21:22

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Abilene Christian women's basketball trimmed a 15-point third-quarter deficit all the way down to three, but Arkansas' offensive outburst to begin the fourth quarter was too much for the Wildcats to handle in their 79-65 loss Wednesday night at Bud Walton Arena.

ACU SAAC hosting third-annual HW5K Saturday

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 10:54

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Track and Field announces 2017-18 schedule

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 14:59

ABILENE – The Abilene Christian men and women's track and field team and Wildcats head coach Lance Bingham announced Monday their 2017-18 indoor and outdoor track and field schedule highlighted by two home meets.

Classic MVP Jaren Lewis leads ACU past Bowling Green

Sun, 11/26/2017 - 21:41

BUIES CREEK, N.C. – The ACU Wildcats closed out their run in the Creek Classic on Sunday with a big 88-83 win over Bowling Green at Gore Arena, a victory that gave the Wildcats the tournament championship.

USC-Upstate buries 13 3-pointers in 88-78 win over ACU

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 19:45

BUIES CREEK, N.C. – The ACU Wildcats had little trouble scoring Saturday afternoon against the zone defense of South Carolina-Upstate, but it was their own defense that the Spartans broke repeatedly in an 88-78 Upstate win on the second day of the Creek Classic at Gore Arena on the campus of Campbell University.

Wildcats go to overtime to knock off Campbell, 85-80

Fri, 11/24/2017 - 16:49

BUIES CREEK, N.C. – Jalone Friday's clutch 3-pointer with 15 seconds to play and Isaiah Tripp's steal in the waning moments of overtime sealed ACU's 85-80 win over Campbell in Friday afternoon's first game of the Creek Classic at Gore Arena.

Wildcats return to the court in North Carolina

Thu, 11/23/2017 - 17:17


Galindo scores 14 in ACU’s loss at SMU

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 21:02

ABILENE – Freshman Kayla Galindo scored 14 bench points for the Wildcats, but SMU's trio of Kiara Perry (12), Ariana Whitfield (18) and McKenzie Adams (20) easily countered the rookie's effort with a combined 50 points in the Mustangs' 65-44 win over Abilene Christian Tuesday night at Moody Coliseum.