Texas A&M Rumors & News

  • Deshawn Corprew commits to Texas A&M over LSU, Kansas

    SI "Texas A&M has landed a verbal commitment from Deshawn Corprew of Quality Education Academy (Winston-Salem, N.C.), his coach Isaac Pitts told ESPN's Jeff Goodman. Corpew was a former Arkansas-Little Rock signee before de-committing and opening up his recruitment to Kansas and LSU. " May 18

  • Texas A&M Basketball Lands Commitment From Lipscomb Guard J.C. Hampton

    College Spun "While Texas A&M’s football recruiting efforts are reeling, the basketball program, fresh off of an Sweet 16 run, just picked up a talented scoring guard to bolster next year’s rotation. J.C. Hampton, a 6-foot-1 guard out of Lipscomb, will play for the Aggies this season after averaging 15.9 points..." May 05

  • Texas A&M loses pledge from 2017 4-star forward Mitchell Robinson

    The Score "Mitchell Robinson, a four-star forward in Texas A&M's 2017 recruiting class, has decommitted from the Aggies, sources told Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports. The 6-foot-10 New Orleans native is ranked by ESPN as the No. 46 overall prospect in the 2017 class." April 24

  • Oklahoma leaves little doubt, crushes Texas A&M

    The Sports Xchange "ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Oklahoma guards Jordan Woodard and Buddy Hield made certain that Texas A&M's March miracles stopped here. Woodard had 22 points and five 3-pointers and Hield had 17 points and 10 rebounds as the Sooners advanced to the NCAA West Region final with a 77-63 victory over the..." March 24

  • Admon Gilder's parents miss Texas A&M's big comeback

    ESPN "When Texas A&M freshman Admon Gilder made a steal and scored to complete the Aggies' comeback from a 12-point deficit in the last 34 seconds against Northern Iowa, it was the stuff every kid dreams of playing on the driveway back home. As it turns out, that's where his parents were heading at..." March 24

  • Texas A&M tops Northern Iowa to end Panthers' cardiac run

    The Sports Xchange "OKLAHOMA CITY -- March Madness doesn't get any more insane than Northern Iowa's two games this week. Two days after the 11th-seeded Panthers hit a buzzer-beater to defeat Texas, Texas A&M overcame a 12-point deficit in the final 44 seconds and ousted Northern Iowa in double overtime 92-88..." March 21

  • Texas A&M’s prayers answered in largest last-minute comeback ever

    SI "Lisa House always told her son Danuel to never give up hope until the clock hit zero, zero, zero. But that doesn’t count when your team trails by 12 with 34 seconds remaining, does it? Because that game is over. Isn’t it? “Never give up,” said House, the Texas A&M senior guard who missed his..." March 21

  • Texas A&M has its way with Green Bay

    The Sports Xchange "OKLAHOMA CITY -- Third-seeded Texas A&M stifled 14th-seeded Green Bay on the way to a 92-65 victory Friday night in a first-round NCAA West Regional game at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Danuel House scored 20 points and Texas A&M held the Phoenix to 38 percent shooting from the field. The Aggies..." March 19

  • No. 16 Kentucky knocks off No. 17 Texas A&M in SEC title clash

    The Sports Xchange "NASHVILLE, Tenn. - In a thrilling Southeastern Conference tournament finale, No. 16 Kentucky needed overtime to defeat No. 17 Texas A&M 82-77 at Bridgestone Arena on Sunday. "I'm really proud of this basketball team, how much they've improved," Kentucky coach John Calipari said...." March 13

  • No. 17 Texas A&M routs LSU

    The Sports Xchange "NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- In a week filled with drama, there was none in No. 17 Texas A&M's 71-38 demolition of LSU in a Southeastern Conference tournament semifinal game at the Bridgestone Arena on Saturday. Eleven players scored for the Aggies (26-7), led by center Tonny Trocha-Morelos (13..." March 12

  • Billy Kennedy agrees to new 5-year deal with Texas A&M

    ESPN "Coach Billy Kennedy has agreed to a new five-year contract with Texas A&M, the school announced Saturday. Terms were not disclosed. "I am extremely appreciative of the support and confidence that Texas A&M has demonstrated to me and to our staff," Kennedy said in a statement. "This has been..." March 12

  • No. 17 Texas A&M holds off Florida

    The Sports Xchange "NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Texas A&M's ability to get contributions from a number of players was the reason for sharing the Southeastern Conference's regular-season title, and it was a reason the No. 17 Aggies beat Florida 72-66 in an SEC tournament quarterfinal game at Bridgestone Arena on Friday..." March 11

  • No. 20 Texas A&M earns title share

    The Sports Xchange "Freshman center Tyler Davis had 16 points on 6-of-9 shooting and played a key role in getting Vanderbilt's entire starting front-court in foul trouble as Texas A&M scored a 76-67 victory over the Commodores at Reed Arena in College Station, Texas, on Saturday. Texas A&M broke the game open..." March 05

  • No. 20 Texas A&M defeats Auburn

    The Sports Xchange "Tyler Davis was stunned to see the scoreboard displaying an 11-point deficit with so much at stake for his squad. But that first-half lowlight also marked the turning point as No. 20 Texas A&M received 19 points from senior guard Danuel House while posting an 81-63 victory over Auburn on..." March 02

  • No. 21 Texas A&M 84, Missouri 69

    The Sports Xchange "Four players scored in double figures to lead No. 21 Texas A&M to a 84-69 victory over Missouri on Saturday in a Southeastern Conference game in Columbia, Mo. Guard Jalen Jones led all scorers with 20 points, guards Danuel House and Admon Gilder each had 14 and center Tonny Trocha-Morelos..." February 27

  • Late foul shots save No. 21 Texas A&M

    The Sports Xchange "COLLEGE STATION, Texas -- When it matters most, House is home at the free-throw line. Guard Danuel House, who scored all 16 of his points in the second half, hit a pair of free throws with 2.1 seconds to enable No. 14 Texas A&M to eke out a 68-66 Southeastern Conference basketball victory..." February 24

  • Texas A&M hoping to extend Billy Kennedy

    Dallas Morning News "New Texas A&M athletic director Scott Woodward said Tuesday during a wide-ranging interview with The Dallas Morning News that a new deal could be on the way for men's basketball coach Billy Kennedy. Kennedy has two years remaining on his contract, but they were essentially added to his..." February 23

  • Aggies upend No. 14 Wildcats on technicality in OT

    The Sports Xchange "COLLEGE STATION, Texas -- Texas A&M got clutch plays from freshman Tyler Davis and senior Danuel House in the final seconds lifting the Aggies to a 79-77 Southeastern Conference basketball overtime victory over No. 14 Kentucky on Saturday. House made two critical free throws with 9.4 seconds..." February 20

  • Texas A&M 71, Ole Miss 56

    The Sports Xchange "Guard Danuel House scored 13 points to lead four Texas A&M players in double figures as the Aggies ended a five-game Southeastern Conference losing streak with a 71-56 victory over Ole Miss on Tuesday in College Station, Texas. Center Tyler Davis scored 11 points, while guard Anthony Collins..." February 17

  • LSU steals away with victory over A&M

    The Sports Xchange "Keith Hornsby sported the scrapes and bruises on his upper right back to display a job done well. The LSU senior guard posted a season-best five steals in Saturday's 76-71 victory over No. 15 Texas A&M, but it was his theft in the final minutes that left everybody gawking. Hornsby..." February 13

  • Report: Texas A&M forward Elijah Thomas transferring to Clemson

    Dallas Morning News "The exodus from College Station is not just limited to football. In mid-December, the news broke that Lancaster star forward Elijah Thomas would be transferring from Texas A&M." January 11

  • Former top-50 recruit Eljiah Thomas picks Clemson for transfer

    CBS Sports "Texas A&M transfer Elijah Thomas has committed to Clemson, sources told CBS Sports on Wednesday. The 6-foot-9, 250 pound big man will be eligible starting in December of 2016. A former Top-50 recruit, Thomas averaged 3.8 points and 2.5 rebounds in eight games this season for the Aggies." January 06

  • Former ESPN 100 guard Alex Robinson transfers to TCU

    ESPN "Former ESPN 100 guard Alex Robinson has transferred to TCU. Robinson announced his departure from Texas A&M shortly after the season began last month, after averaging 5.2 points and 2.6 assists as a freshman. "Alex is an explosive point guard," TCU coach Trent Johnson said in a statement...." December 23

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  • Texas A&M backup PG Alex Robinson to transfer

    Houston Chronicle "Texas A&M has stockpiled some freshmen talent and brought in a veteran point guard this season, so one of the Aggies’ top signees from last season is exiting the program in search of more playing time. A&M announced on Monday night that sophomore point guard Alex Robinson is seeking a transfer...." November 17

  • Texas A&M lands 4-star guard Kobie Eubanks

    The Score "Texas A&M has landed a commitment from four-star guard Kobie Eubanks after he originally planned to go to Alabama. "I want to be a part of something special," Eubanks told Jeff Goldman of ESPN. "I visited there and really loved the players and the staff. I think they have something special..." November 10

  • Kobie Eubanks Considering Three Schools

    Zagsblog "When Kobie Eubanks‘ long, topsy-turvy recruiting saga is finally over, the electrifying 6-foot-5 wing might just preface his decision announcement with “at long last…” Texas A & M, Baylor, and Georgetown are currently the frontrunners for the 20-year-old Eubanks, out of Fort Lauderdale,..." October 19

  • Memphis adds freshman guard to help ease possible loss of Kedren Johnson

    CBS Sports "In a move that could help ease the possible loss of starting point guard Kedren Johnson to season-ending shoulder surgery, Memphis has accepted a commitment from former Texas A&M recruit Raquan Mitchell, a source told CBS Sports on Monday. Mitchell tweeted this weekend that he "would be going..." October 13

  • Four-star 2017 center Mitchell Robinson commits to Texas A&M

    SI "Four-star 2017 big man Mitchell Robinson has committed to Texas A&M. The news was first reported Saturday by CBS Sports. Listed at 7'0" and ranked No. 33 in the 2017 class by Rivals.com, Robinson marks the first ‘17 commitment for Billy Kennedy and the Aggies. Robinson attends Chalmette High..." October 05

  • Texas A&M’s leading scorer unlikely to play on foreign tour

    College Basketball Talk "On Saturday afternoon, Texas A&M will play in its first of four games on the team’s 11-day European tour. The Aggies will likely be without leadings scorer Danuel House for the duration of the trip because of a minor knee injury, according to Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports. Texas A&M head coach..." August 15

  • Texas A&M's leading scorer Danuel House unlikely to play on foreign tour

    CBS Sports "Texas A&M's Danuel House is unlikely to play on the team's upcoming foreign tour to Italy and Greece due to a minor knee injury, Billy Kennedy told CBS Sports on Thursday. "He's with us and will workout and dress with us, but I'm not expecting on playing him," Kennedy told CBS Sports. The..." August 13

  • Wichita State lands transfer guard from Texas A&M

    College Basketball Talk "Wichita State landed a transfer as Texas A&M guard Peyton Allen committed to the Shockers, as told to NBC Sports by Allen’s father. The 6-foot-5 Allen spent his freshman season with the Aggies and averaged 14.1 minutes per game in 32 appearances. Allen averaged 4.8 points per game and shot 38..." August 04

  • Texas A&M receives late commitment from nation’s top 2015 combo guard

    Dallas Morning News "Texas A&M made a late addition to its 2015 basketball recruiting class on Sunday afternoon. And it was a big one. Three-star Miami Southridge (Fla.) combo guard Raquan Mitchell gave the Aggies a verbal commitment while on an official visit. “I’m choosing Texas A&M because it feels like home..." August 04

  • Report: Texas A&M's Peyton Allen to transfer

    The Score "Texas A&M is set to lose sophomore guard Peyton Allen, who will transfer, according to NBC Sports' Scott Phillips. Appearing in 32 games last season, the 6-foot-5 Illinois native averaged 4.5 points for A&M. " July 15

  • Avery Johnson Jr. will Transfer to Alabama

    Roll Tide "Alabama men’s basketball head coach Avery Johnson announced Monday that his son and former Texas A&M point guard Avery Johnson Jr. will officially join the Crimson Tide program. Johnson Jr., who will have three years of eligibility remaining, will sit out the..." July 07

  • North Caddo 2016 forward Robert Williams commits to Texas A&M

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "North Caddo forward Robert Williams, who has led the Rebels to back-to-back Top 28 appearances, committed to Texas A&M on Saturday. The 6-foot-8, 210-pound Williams is considered one of the top prospects in the state and is rated as a three-star prospect by Rivals but a four-star prospect and..." June 23

  • Davonte Fitzgerald to transfer to Minnesota from Texas A&M

    Minneapolis Star Tribune "Texas A&M transfer Davonte Fitzgerald has committed to the University of Minnesota, a source with knowledge of the situation tells the Star Tribune. Evan Daniels of Scout.com first reported the news. The Gophers had one scholarship remaining in their 2015 class after releasing big man..." May 26

  • Avery Johnson Jr. to transfer, join father at Alabama

    Alabama "Avery Johnson was a regular at Texas A&M basketball games last season, watching and observing his son, Avery Jr., from the crowd while also conducting informal coaching and strategy sessions with Johnson Jr. at places such as local restaurants. Johnson will now get to work much closer with..." May 09

  • Four-star point guard becomes Texas A&M’s first 2016 commitment

    College Basketball Talk "With a talented recruiting class set to join the program this summer, Texas A&M has moved on to working on its 2016 recruiting class. Sunday night the Aggies reeled in their first commitment in that class, as four-star point guard J.J. Caldwell verbally committed to the SEC program according to..." May 04

  • Texas A&M adds point guard in former Westbury Christian standout Collins

    Houston Chronicle "Texas A&M is adding a point guard to its collection, former South Florida fan favorite Anthony Collins, according to a person with knowledge of the situation. The former Westbury Christian standout is graduating this semester, meaning he’ll be eligible to play for the Aggies immediately for his..." April 27

  • UMass basketball picks up commitment from Texas A&M transfer Antwan Space

    Mass Live "Antwan Space, the Texas A&M big man who took a recruiting visit to the University of Massachusetts over the weekend, has committed to transfer to UMass, according to multiple reports Sunday afternoon. A redshirt junior, Space is slated to complete his undergraduate degree at A&M in May and will..." April 20

  • Texas A&M guard Danuel House unlikely to play in SEC tournament

    CBS Sports "Barring a quick recovery, Texas A&M junior guard Danuel House is unlikely to play in the SEC tournament, reports the Houston Chronicle. House suffered a sprained foot during last Tuesday's game at Florida and coach Billy Kennedy said it would be a "stretch" for House to play in the SEC..." March 09

  • Danuel House makes debut for Texas A&M with emphatic dunk

    Sporting News - NCAAB "Highly regarded Houston transfer Danuel House made his season debut for Texas A&M on Sunday after been deemed immediately eligible to participate by the NCAA late last week." November 24

  • NCAA clears Texas A&M's Trocha-Morelos

    CBS Sports "The NCAA has cleared Texas A&M's Tonny Trocha-Morelos, sources told CBSSports.com on Friday night. The Aggies also received a waiver Friday rendering Houston transfer Danuel House immediately eligible to play this season." November 22

  • NCAA clears Danuel House to play for Aggies this season

    Houston Chronicle "Transfer Danuel House has been cleared by the NCAA to play basketball this season for Texas A&M, according to House via a since deleted Twitter post. House, who transferred from Houston, averaged 13 points and five rebounds per game over the past two years for the Cougars. The 6-foot-7 guard, a..." November 21

  • Texas A&M lands another five-star center Elijah Thomas

    ESPN "Texas A&M has capped its outstanding 2015 class by landing a commitment from center Elijah Thomas, the No. 29-ranked player in the ESPN 100. The 6-foot-9, 230-pound Thomas chose the Aggies over finalists Oklahoma State, Illinois, SMU and LSU. He took trips to all five schools over the past six..." October 21

  • Dallas-area guard Admon Gilder, a Cowboys target, commits to Texas A&M

    Tulsa World "Madison (Dallas) High guard Admon Gilder, an Oklahoma State target, committed to Texas A&M on Thursday, he announced in a ceremony at his high school. Two weeks after OSU landed point guard Jawun Evans, it hoped it would add the shooting guard Gilder to its Class of 2015. Gilder is a four-star..." October 17

  • Jalen Jones reportedly eligible for entire Texas A&M season

    SI "Texas A&M junior swingman Jalen Jones has been determined to be eligible by the NCAA to participate in the entire upcoming season, according to Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports. KBTX in College Station, Texas is reporting that he will be forced to sit the first four games of his senior year in the..." October 08

  • Big week for Billy Kennedy capped by commitment from top-30 D.J. Hogg

    CBS Sports "It's been a great week for Billy Kennedy and Texas A&M. Earlier this week, the school announced a two-year contract extension for Kennedy, to keep him at the school until 2018. On Sunday night, the news got better. The Aggies received a commitment from top-30 prospect D.J. Hogg, the Plano..." September 09

  • Texas A&M basketball coach Billy Kennedy receives contract extension

    Dallas Morning News "Texas A&M basketball coach Billy Kennedy received a two-year contract extension, through 2018. Texas A&M has not made the NCAA Tournament or NIT in Kennedy’s first three seasons, and played in the College Basketball Invitational after going 18-16 last season. Kennedy is 50-49 at A&M." September 04