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Conference USA cancels all spring sports

Conference USA cancels all spring sports

Ryan Garza, Sports Editor

March 13, 2020

Effective immediately, all spring sports have been canceled by Conference USA (C-USA) due to the outbreak of COVID-19 in the U.S. UTSA athletics announced it is suspending all non-conference sports until further notice. “All UTSA sports programs that are in season may continue to hold practices...

A great time for UTSA sports

A great time for UTSA sports

Ryan Garza

June 9, 2018

Welcome to UTSA, incoming ‘Runners! If you aren’t too familiar with UTSA athletics, we are a NCAA Division I school that participates in Conference USA; we currently boast 17 different sports teams among men and women.  As you may know, football is king here in Texas and with Head Coach Frank Wi...

Fee proposals brought to a student vote

Fee proposals brought to a student vote

Gaige Davila

February 7, 2018

Change in fees relies upon student decision Students have the opportunity to vote on a proposed increase in athletics and transportation fees. On Feb. 6 and 7, voting will open on UTSA students’ RowdyLink accounts, where they can vote on each fee increase. The current athletics fee is $20 per s...

Search for a new athletics director continues

Search for a new athletics director continues

Samuel De Leon

October 11, 2017

Lynn Hickey recently retired from her position as the UTSA athletics director and the position was filled by interim athletics director Sam Gonzales. The university began searching for a new athletics director immediately after Hickey’s departure. “They will need somebody with seven years of experience in ...

Football revenue and expenses under scrutiny

Molly Crowder

March 2, 2017

“University football brings everybody together as one, and our school wouldn’t be as spirited without it,” said sophomore biology major Deidre Creel. However, there have been several articles published on the amount of money lost because of college football.  One article in the Texas Tribune r...

Everett: The voice of UTSA

October 22, 2013

Vincente Cardenas/ The Paisano “I have the perfect job,” exclaims Andy Everett. “I get paid to talk about games while sitting in the best seat in the house.” Everett is the UTSA play-by-play commentator for the men’s basketball and football teams. Everett has been with UTSA since 2008 an...