2017-18 General News
  • Friday, July 13, 2018 | General

    UT Tyler Accepted Into NCAA Division II

    UT Tyler will begin the NCAA Division II membership process after approval by the NCAA on Friday morning.

  • Wednesday, June 6, 2018 | 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

    CHAMPIONS TERRITORY: 2017-18 Year-In-Review

    An NCAA national baseball championship, 11 All-America selections, three regional team titles, eight NCAA tournament appearances, 11 American Southwest Conference championships and an .803 winning percentage on campus are just a few of the UT Tyler highlights from the 2017-18 athletic seasons. An athletic program with 17 sports, the Patriots combined to boast a 198-66-1 overall record in team sports and also won five golf tournaments, three cross country meets and one track & field team title at the ASC meet. At home, UT Tyler teams were 86-21-1 and also hosted two cross country meets, two golf tournaments and two track & field meets.

  • Tuesday, June 5, 2018 | 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

    ASC Winter-Spring Academic All-Conference honor roll

    Seventy-one UT Tyler student-athletes and student assistants have earned American Southwest Conference Winter-Spring Academic All-Conference honor roll recognition for their success in the classroom while also competing for and supporting the Patriots.

  • Thursday, May 31, 2018 | General

    @UTTylerPatriots leads ASC in Learfield Standings for sixth straight year

    The UT Tyler Patriots are the top American Southwest Conference athletic program for the sixth straight year in the NCAA Division III Learfield Sports Directors' Cup standings and come in at 46th of 323 nationally after another stunning year of success throughout the 17 sports.

  • Thursday, May 31, 2018 | Baseball, General, Women's Golf

    AWARD: Bishop, Tutt earn ASC Scholar-Athlete Medal Of Honor

    UT Tyler's Alex Bishop and Stephanie Tutt are two of 26 graduating student-athletes from the 13 American Southwest Conference member institutions are honored by the conference and their institutions as 2017-18 ASC Scholar-Athlete Medal of Honor recipients.

  • Wednesday, May 2, 2018 | General

    McGill named Director of Recreational Sports and Herrington Patriot Center

    UT Tyler has named Rick McGill as Director of Recreational Sports and Herrington Patriot Center beginning June 1, 2018. McGill was selected to fill the position after a national-wide search with more than thirty applicants. McGill will serve as only the second Director of the HPC following the departure of longtime Director Bob Hepler.

  • Thursday, April 12, 2018 | General

    Cage earns Head Athletic Trainer of Year honor

    Andrew Cage has been named the National Athletic Trainers' Association (NATA) Intercollegiate Council for Sports Medicine Division III Head Athletic Trainer of the Year.

  • Wednesday, April 4, 2018 | General

    UT Tyler SAAC hosts Special Olympics

    The UT Tyler Student Athlete Advisory Committee hosted the Special Olympics on Wednesday at the Herrington Patriot Center. Scroll through our story for images and videos from the event.

  • Thursday, March 1, 2018 | General, Spirit Squad

    RECAP: @UTTyler_Spirit begins STUNT season

    The UT Tyler Cheer and STUNT team began its inaugural season last Saturday, winning its first game (15-2) in program history against Independence Community College at the Oklahoma City STUNT tournament.

  • Friday, February 2, 2018 | General

    @UTTyler applies for NCAA Division II status

    The University of Texas at Tyler submitted a formal application today to the National Collegiate Athletic Association for Division II membership.

  • Wednesday, January 31, 2018 | General

    Five Patriots earn Distinguished Scholar-Athlete Team

    Honoring their excellence in the classroom and in competition, UT Tyler’s Justin Tokuz, Rachel Willis, Lucas Pereira, Caroline Williams and Brieanne Brown have been named to the American Southwest Conference Fall 2017 Distinguished Scholar-Athlete Teams.

  • Monday, January 22, 2018 | General, Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country, Women's Soccer, Men's Soccer, Volleyball

    @UTTylerPatriots honored on ASC Fall All-Academic Teams

    The UT Tyler athletic program had 52 student-athletes earn American Southwest Conference All-Academic honors for the Fall semester.

  • Monday, December 18, 2017 | General

    UT Tyler Athletics Celebrates Fall 2017 Graduates

    The UT Tyler Athletic Department congratulates our student-athletes who graduated in the Fall 2017 semester.

  • Tuesday, November 7, 2017 | General

    @UTTylerPatriots Social Media Report

    Follow UT Tyler athletics throughout the year on twitter, facebook and instagram for live updates, video interviews, highlights, graphics and photos.

  • Thursday, October 26, 2017 | General

    SAAC volunteers with Meals on Wheels

    The UT Tyler Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) and other Patriot student-athletes spent part of last Sunday partnering with Meals on Wheels and its client base to lend a hand at their homes.

  • Wednesday, September 20, 2017 | General

    @UTTylerPatriots Social Media Report (Week 3)

    Follow UT Tyler athletics throughout the year on twitter, facebook and instagram for live updates, video interviews, highlights, graphics and photos.

  • Friday, September 15, 2017 | General, Men's Cross Country, Men's Golf, Women's Cross Country, Women's Golf, Volleyball

    ROAD SHOW: Volleyball, XC, Golf competing out of state

    While soccer is hosting Howard Payne on Saturday, UT Tyler Athletics will be all over the map the next four days with volleyball, cross country and both golf teams traveling out of state to compete in Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee and Florida.

  • Monday, September 11, 2017 | General

    @UTTylerPatriots Social Media Report (Week 2)

    Follow UT Tyler athletics throughout the year on twitter, facebook and instagram for live updates, video interviews, highlights, graphics and photos.

  • Wednesday, September 6, 2017 | General

    @UTTylerPatriots Social Media Coverage (Week 1)

    Follow UT Tyler athletics throughout the year on twitter, facebook and instagram for live updates, video interviews, highlights, graphics and photos.

  • Sunday, August 20, 2017 | General

    @UTTylerPatriots Preseason Coverage

    Follow along with us on social media as the UT Tyler fall sports prepare for the upcoming 2017 seasons that begin on Friday, Sept. 1. Go to www.twitter.com/uttylerpatriots for updates throughout the preseason camps.

  • Thursday, August 17, 2017 | General

    Join the Senior Patriot Fan Club

    The Senior Patriots Fan Club is an organization that is exclusive to those 55 years and older, who wish to be a part of one of the best and most exciting fan bases in all of collegiate athletics. The Senior Patriots help to support one of the finest athletic departments in NCAA Division III. Our student-athletes are among the most well-rounded young men and women you will find. Membership to the Senior Patriots is $10 per member, and includes a season pass to ALL UT Tyler regular season home sporting events. Simply complete the enclosed membership form and mail your form and payment to UT Tyler Athletics. Your membership card will be sent to you. Present your membership card at the admission desk of any of UT-Tyler’s safe and beautiful facilities and enjoy some of the best sporting events in Texas.

  • Wednesday, August 9, 2017 | General

    Follow us on Twitter @uttylerpatriots

    Stay updated on UT Tyler Athletics by following us on Twitter where we post graphics, videos and updates on a daily basis.

  • Wednesday, July 26, 2017 | General, Spirit Squad

    UT Tyler Athletics Adds Competitive Cheerleading Program

    UT Tyler has announced the addition of an all-girl STUNT competitive cheerleading program for the 2017-18 season and the co-educational competitive cheerleading for the 2018-19 season. STUNT is a cheerleading-based activity which removes the crowd-leading element and focuses on the technical and athletic components of cheer, including partner stunts, pyramids, basket tosses, group jumps and tumbling.

  • Friday, July 21, 2017 | General

    Cage earns Excellence in Athletic Training Award

    UT Tyler head athletic trainer Andrew Cage has earned an Excellence in Athletic Training Award from the Southwest Athletic Trainers’ Association for being directly involved with a lifesaving event or having a significant impact on an individual.

  • Tuesday, June 27, 2017 | General

    WHY I COACH: Video series spotlighting UT Tyler coaches

    Get to know the UT Tyler coaching staff with this "Why I Coach" videos series where they talk about their journey to becoming a coach and the passion they bring to their programs.

  • Wednesday, June 7, 2017 | 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

    SOCIAL MEDIA REPORT: @UTTylerPatriots 2016-17 Seasons

    Click the link to look back on the 2016-17 UT Tyler Athletic seasons through the social media posts we've collected.