2015-16 General News
  • Thursday, July 14, 2016 | Men's Basketball, General, Men's Cross Country, Men's Golf, Women's Cross Country, Women's Soccer, Men's Soccer, Men's Tennis, Men's Track & Field, Women's Basketball, Women's Golf, Softball, Women's Tennis, Women's Track & Field, Volleyball

    SEASON REVIEW: UT Tyler excels throughout 2015-16 season

    Celebrate and file the 2015-16 collegiate athletic year as one of continued domination by the University of Texas at Tyler’s 17 athletic programs with two NCAA Division III national championships, a national runner-up finish, 10 NCAA postseason appearances, eight American Southwest Conference Championships, 17 ASC individual champions, nine all-Americans, four academic all-Americans, 20 all-region performers, 93 all-conference selections and 106 academic all-conference honors.

  • Saturday, July 9, 2016 | General

    Champions Territory Gear at the SwoopStore

    Click the link to purchase your Champions Territory gear to show your Patriot Pride.

  • Tuesday, June 28, 2016 | Baseball, Men's Basketball, General, Men's Cross Country, Men's Golf, Women's Cross Country, Women's Soccer, Men's Soccer, Men's Tennis, Men's Track & Field, Women's Basketball, Women's Golf, Softball, Women's Tennis, Women's Track & Field, Volleyball

    #TylerProud

    Look back on the 2015-16 season with us through social media as we reflect on a year that resulted in two national championships and an impressive list of awards and accomplishments.

  • Friday, June 24, 2016 | General

    Welcome to #ChampionsTerritory

    We’ve added two NCAA Division III National Championships, eight ASC Championships, four regular-season ASC titles and nine all-America honors to the trophy room among many other achievements from a tremendous 2015-16 athletic season at the University of Texas at Tyler.

  • Thursday, June 9, 2016 | General

    @uttylerpatriots finish 23rd in Learfield Directors’ Cup standings

    The UT Tyler athletic program has finished No. 23 and leads the American Southwest Conference for the fourth straight year after the release of the final 2015-16 NCAA Division III Learfield Sports Directors' Cup standings.

  • Wednesday, June 8, 2016 | General, Men's Tennis, Men's Track & Field, Women's Basketball, Softball, Women's Track & Field

    @uttylerpatriots earn ASC Distinguished Scholar-Athlete

    Dominance on the courts, tracks and fields carries over to the classroom at UT Tyler and has been highlighted with Michelle Obach, Conner Benson, Krista Painter, Frankie Fischer and Raven Rodriguez earning American Southwest Conference Distinguished Scholar-Athlete honors – the most selections by any athletic program in the ASC.

  • Tuesday, June 7, 2016 | Baseball, Men's Basketball, General, Men's Golf, Men's Tennis, Men's Track & Field, Women's Basketball, Women's Golf, Softball, Women's Tennis, Women's Track & Field

    @uttylerpatriots lands 57 student-athletes on ASC Winter/Spring All-Academic Teams

  • Saturday, April 30, 2016 | General

    Lou Holtz visits with UT Tyler student-athletes

    UT Tyler student-athletes got the opportunity to listen and interact with former college football coach Lou Holtz on Friday.

  • Sunday, April 17, 2016 | General

    @uttylerpatriots social media roundup

    Miss any of the action this weekend? No worries, @uttylerpatriots has you covered with these social media posts throughout the weekend.

  • Sunday, April 10, 2016 | General

    UT Tyler SAAC hosts Special Olympics with Swoop

    The UT Tyler SAAC host Special Olympics with Swoop on Sunday on campus. Below is a series of social media posts showing the fun that was had and the impact that Patriot athletes can make on the community.

  • Monday, April 4, 2016 | General

    UT Tyler to Host: Special Olympics with Swoop

    The UT Tyler Student Athlete Advisory Committee will be hosting a Special Olympics event on Sunday on the UT Tyler campus in accordance with the East Texas Special Olympics and LeTourneau University SAAC student-athletes as a part of the NCAA D3 week.

  • Wednesday, March 23, 2016 | General

    VIDEOS: Watch the @uttylerpatriots on YouTube

    Don't miss the highlights and interviews that we're doing here at UT Tyler to spotlight the Patriots... Click this link to go to our YouTube page and experience the excitement.

  • Monday, March 21, 2016 | General

    UT Tyler Athletics (It's On Us)

    It's on all of us to stop sexual assault. UTTYLERPATRIOTS.com took the pledge to be part of the solution and you can too at http://itsonus.org #ItsOnUs

  • Wednesday, March 2, 2016 | General

    Dr. Howard Patterson selected AD of the Year by NACDA

    UT Tyler Vice President for Student Affairs Dr. Howard Patterson has been named a National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) Under Armour AD of the Year Award (ADOY) for the second time in his career and will be presented his award during the James J. Corbett Awards Luncheon on Wednesday, June 15 at NACDA's 51st Annual Convention at the Hilton Anatole Hotel in Dallas.

  • Wednesday, February 24, 2016 | General

    SOCIAL MEDIA REPORT: Follow @uttylerpatriots

    Follow @uttylerpatriots on twitter, instagram, youtube and facebook for constant updates on everything UT Tyler Athletics.

  • Wednesday, February 17, 2016 | General

    SOCIAL MEDIA REPORT: Follow @uttylerpatriots on twitter

    Go to www.twitter.com/uttylerpatriots and follow us for in-game updates, videos, photos and news.

  • Wednesday, February 17, 2016 | Baseball, General, Men's Golf, Men's Tennis, Women's Basketball, Softball, Women's Tennis

    PATRIOT PRIDE: The UT Tyler Coaches Show

    PATRIOT PRIDE: The UT Tyler Coaches Show feature reports from Mike Reed, Craig McConnell, Chris Bizot, Chris Bertrand and Jamon Copeland with our host Danny Elzner. The home schedule this week includes basketball, baseball, tennis and track with softball playing on the road and golf opening up next Monday on the road also.

  • Thursday, February 11, 2016 | General

    PATRIOT PRIDE: The UT Tyler Coaches Show

    PATRIOT PRIDE: The UT Tyler Coaches Show features Mike Reed, Chris Bizot and Chris Bertrand in this edition with our host Danny Elzner. Reed talks about the softball team's season-opening win last week and this week's ASC opener against HSU, while Bizot discusses the tennis teams start to the season. Bertrand leads things off with a baseball report on the Patriots who opened the season with a three-game sweep of Dallas last weekend and previews this weekend's Clements Fluids Classic.

  • Friday, February 5, 2016 | General

    Are you not following @uttylerpatriots on Twitter?

    Go to www.twitter.com/uttylerpatriots and follow us for in-game updates, videos, photos and news.

  • Wednesday, January 27, 2016 | General

    PATRIOT PRIDE: The UT Tyler Coaches Show

    PATRIOT PRIDE: The UT Tyler Coaches Show hosted by Danny Elzner went on-location at Suddenlink Field on Wednesday to talk with head softball coach Mike Reed about the upcoming season and then we caught up with basketball coaches Kendra Hassell and Jamon Copeland to preview this weekend's road games at Louisiana College and East Texas Baptist. The softball team opens its season on Wednesday, Feb. 3 against Pacific Lutheran at home, while the basketball teams play at LC on Thursday and then at ETBU on Saturday. Go to www.uttylerpatriots.com for information on all 17 athletic programs, including previews, recaps, features, statistics, media links and complete schedules.

  • Wednesday, January 20, 2016 | General

    PATRIOT PRIDE: The UT Tyler Coaches Show

    PATRIOT PRIDE: The UT Tyler Coaches Show features Bob Hepler, Kevonte Shaw, Whitney Simmons, Deon Rodgers, Chris Stonestreet, Chris Bertrand, Sam Lane, Dia Evan and Kendra Hassell this week with our host Danny Elzner in the University Center. Go to www.uttylerpatriots.com for information on the UT Tyler athletics.

  • Wednesday, January 13, 2016 | General

    UT Tyler earns 45 Fall All-Academic honor roll selections

    More than 400 student-athletes, including 45 from the University of Texas at Tyler, have been recognized by the American Southwest Conference on its 2015 Fall All-Academic honor roll. The teams were announced by the ASC office on Wednesday (Jan. 13) and include the sports of men's and women's cross country, football, men's and women's soccer and volleyball.

  • Monday, January 11, 2016 | General

    UT Tyler welcomes student athletic trainer workshop

    The East Texas Athletic Trainers' Association will host its annual student athletic trainer workshop on Saturday at The University of Texas at Tyler’s Herrington Patriot Center.

  • Tuesday, January 5, 2016 | General

    PATRIOT PRIDE: The UT Tyler Coaches Show

    PATRIOT PRIDE: The UT Tyler Coaches Show features Jamon Copeland and Kendra Hassell this week as they join Danny Elzner to talk about their basketball seasons. The Patriots are back in action this week with both programs traveling to play at Concordia on Thursday and at UMHB on Saturday in Belton. Follow the action at www.uttylerpatriots.com and at www.twitter.com/uttylerpatriots

  • Wednesday, December 16, 2015 | General

    PATRIOT PRIDE: UT Tyler Coaches Show at Republic Icehouse

    Recorded at Republic Icehouse, PATRIOT PRIDE: The UT Tyler Coaches Show featured Stefani Webb, Grant Spencer, Kenny Jones, Chris Bizot, Mike Reed, Chris Bertrand and Kendra Hassell on Wednesday as each of the Patriot coaches gave insights into their programs with our host Danny Elzner.

  • Monday, December 14, 2015 | General

    UT Tyler to host coaches show at Republic Icehouse

    PATRIOT PRIDE: The UT Tyler Coaches Show will be at the Republic Icehouse at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday and will feature interviews with Chris Bertrand, Chris Bizot, Kendra Hassell, Kenny Jones, Grant Spencer, Mike Reed and Stefani Webb.

  • Saturday, October 31, 2015 | General

    Champions Territory #TalonsUp

    UT Tyler earned six American Southwest Conference titles on Saturday with Brittany Brunson and Matthew Markert winning individual cross country championships and team titles coming in women's soccer, men's soccer, women's cross country and men's cross country.

  • Monday, October 5, 2015 | General

    @uttylerpatriots social media roundup

    Miss some of the exciting action this week? We've got you covered with this social media roundup that highlights the UT Tyler athletic programs.

  • Monday, September 14, 2015 | General

    @uttylerpatriots social media roundup

    Take a look back at the week that was in @uttylerpatriots social media and give us some follows and shares along the way... #TalonsUp

  • Saturday, August 29, 2015 | General

    @UTTylerPatriots work together on cleanup project

    The UT Tyler athletic department came together this weekend to help work on the campus recreational trails. This album shows some of the work that took place along the 6.5 miles of trails on our beautiful campus.

  • Thursday, August 27, 2015 | General

    UT Tyler student-athletes set to improve recreational trails

    Teamwork and campus pride will be on display on Friday and Saturday along the 6.5 miles of recreational trails on the UT Tyler campus as the Patriot athletic programs come together to add new sections of trails, clear debris and install erosion controls.

  • Tuesday, August 25, 2015 | General

    Bloomquist Named Patriots' Sports Information Coordinator

    Wes Bloomquist has been named the Sports Information Coordinator for UT Tyler Athletics, Vice President for Student Affairs Howard Patterson announced on Monday.

  • Friday, July 31, 2015 | General

    Texas-Tyler Named Athletic Training Staff of the Year

    The athletic training staff at The University of Texas at Tyler has been named by its peers as the winner of the 2014-15 American Southwest Conference Athletic Training Staff of the Year Award.

  • Thursday, July 30, 2015 | General

    UT Tyler's Adams Steps Down After Seven Years of Service

    After seven years with The University of Texas at Tyler, Jameson Adams, the Associate Director of the Herrington Patriot Center and Athletic Operations has resigned to become the Associate AD of Operations at St. Edwards University in Austin.

  • Tuesday, July 21, 2015 | General

    East Texas PumpJacks to Host College Night on Wednesday

    The East Texas PumpJacks will be hosting College Night on Wednesday evening at 7:05 p.m. as the guys take on the Brazos Valley Bombers at UT Tyler's Irwin Field.

  • Tuesday, June 23, 2015 | General

    Friesenhahn Nominee for 2014-15 NCAA Woman of the Year

    UT Tyler Women's Tennis senior Amy Friesenhahn is one of three American Southwest Conference student-athletes nominated for the 2015 NCAA Woman of the Year award.

  • Monday, June 15, 2015 | General

    Swoop to Wear the "Swoosh" - UT Tyler and Nike Reach Deal

    The most successful Division III Athletics Program in the State and the most recognizable name in athletic gear have reached a deal, as The University of Texas at Tyler Patriots will don Nike gear in the years to come.

  • Thursday, June 11, 2015 | General

    10 UT Tyler Student-Athletes on Distinguished Scholar Teams

    UT Tyler student-athletes and All-Americans Jordan Sloane and Vanessa Carrizales each were named Distinguished Scholar Athletes for their respective sports today, headlining 10 Patriot student-athletes who were honored.

  • Saturday, June 6, 2015 | General

    2015 UT Tyler Summer Camps Ready to Begin

    The UT Tyler Athletics department and the Herrington Patriot Center have several camps planned for the Summer, giving children the chance to learn from some of the top coaches and athletes in the nation.