XFL announces TV deal with ESPN, ABC, FX

The XFL announced on Tuesday that the professional football league reached a television agreement with The Walt Disney Company, including ABC and ESPN.

The agreement for the 2023 through 2027 seasons calls for televising all 40 regular-season games, two playoff games and a championship game each season on a combination of ABC, ESPN and FX.

The 2023 season is scheduled to kick off on Feb. 18.

Official announcement on xfl.com

UTSA’s Ryan Flores – photo gallery

UTSA's Ryan Flores playing against Marshall on May 7, 2022, at Roadrunner Field. - photo by Joe Alexander
UTSA’s Ryan Flores playing against Marshall on May 7, 2022, at Roadrunner Field.
Ryan Flores is batting .322 with an on-base percentage of .440. He has 10 home runs and 47 RBIs in 49 games.

The UTSA first baseman is coming off a giant weekend in a three-game Conference USA baseball series at the plate against Southern Miss with eight hits including two home runs and six RBIs:

– Sunday: 3-for-4, home run, two RBIs, walk

– Saturday: 2-for-3, three RBIs, home run

– Friday: 3-for-4, one RBI, walk

Shane Sirdashney’s hit ends it as UTSA rallies past Marshall

Leyton Barry scores on a sacrifice fly to tie the game in the bottom of the ninth. UTSA beat Marshall 5-4 on Sunday, May 8, 2022, at Roadrunner Field. - photo by Joe Alexander
Leyton Barry scores on a sacrifice fly to tie the game in the bottom of the ninth.
UTSA scored twice in the bottom of the ninth inning to beat Marshall 5-4 in Conference USA baseball on Sunday at Roadrunner Field.

The Roadrunners won twice in the three-game weekend series.

Marshall took a 4-3 lead into the ninth. UTSA loaded the bases in the ninth and Leyton Barry scored the tying run in a close play at the plate on Josh Killeen’s sacrifice fly to right.

Shane Sirdashney’s hit through the middle brought in Austin Ochoa with the winning run. Ochoa had a pinch-hit single to put two men on base after Barry started the rally with a one-out walk.

UTSA reliever Simon Miller (3-3) held Marshall scoreless over the final four innings to get the win.

UTSA combines Killeen’s big hit with strong pitching to win series opener against Marshall

Josh Killeen pulls into second base with a three-run double in the second inning. UTSA beat Marshall 6-3 in Conference USA baseball on Friday in San Antonio. - photo by Joe Alexander
Josh Killeen pulls into second base with a three-run double in the second inning.
Josh Killeen had a three-run double in the second inning and UTSA got strong pitching to beat Marshall 6-3 on Friday at Roadrunner Field.

The Roadrunners are 8-2 in their last 10 CUSA games. UTSA and Marshall play again Saturday at 2 p.m. and Sunday at 11:30 a.m.

UTSA starting pitcher Daniel Garza went 4 2/3 innings and allowed three hits and two runs (both runs unearned in the fifth inning).

UTSA reliever Braylon Owens (3-1) pitched three scoreless innings and earned the win. Simon Miller entered the game in the top of the ninth inning and pitched the final three outs to get his first save of the season.

Killeen’s key hit put UTSA in front 4-0. Ian Bailey hit a solo home run in the third inning to make it 5-0.

UTSA rally finishes off sweep of FIU

UTSA rallied to beat Florida International 9-8 on Sunday at Roadrunner Field.

The Roadrunners scored a single run in the bottom of the eighth to break an 8-8 tie. Garrett Poston drove in pinch runner Isaiah Walker with the winning run.

Roadrunners reliever Braylon Owens pitched the final 2 2/3 innings to earn the win. He held FIU scoreless and allowed three hits with two strikeouts and one walk.

Jonathan Tapia, Shane Sirdashney and Leyton Barry all homered.

Tapia’s solo home run and Ryan Flores’ RBI single allowed UTSA to tie the game 8-8 in the bottom of the seventh.

Sirdashney’s three-run homer in the fifth put UTSA in front 6-4 and gave the Roadrunners their first lead.

Barry’s solo homer in the third inning accounted for UTSA’s first run of the game.

UTSA swept the three-game series and improved to 27-13 on the season and 12-6 in Conference USA.

Evan McDonald, Cristian Holloway homer as Trinity edges TLU

Evan McDonald batting in Trinity's victory over TLU on Saturday, April 23, 2022, in San Antonio. - photo by Joe Alexander
Evan McDonald batting in Trinity’s victory over TLU.
Evan McDonald’s two-run homer in the eighth inning gave Trinity the lead for good as the Tigers beat Texas Lutheran 8-6 on Saturday night in San Antonio.

Cristian Holloway had three hits for Trinity including a solo home run in the fourth inning. His RBI double in the fifth inning tied the game 5-5.

McDonald’s homer put Trinity in front 7-5.

Garrett Poston, Ian Bailey power UTSA past Florida International

Luke Malone started on the mound for UTSA, pitched 5 1/3 innings and got the win against Florida International on Friday, April 22, 2022. - photo by Joe Alexander
Luke Malone started on the mound for UTSA, pitched 5 1/3 innings and got the win.
Garrett Poston hit his first home run of the season and Ian Bailey hit his 10th to lead UTSA to a 12-4 victory over Florida International on Friday at Roadrunner Field.

The three-game Conference USA series continues Saturday with the final game on Sunday.

Poston hit a two-run homer in the fourth inning to give UTSA a 7-1 lead.

Bailey, UTSA’s home run leader on the season, hit a solo shot in the third inning that made it 5-1.

Bailey finished the game with three hits. Jonathan Tapia had three hits, a walk, three RBIs and scored four runs.

UTSA starter Luke Malone pitched 5 1/3 innings and improved his record to 6-1. He allowed six hits with five strikeouts, no walks and no earned runs.

Ian Bailey hit his 10th home run of the season against Florida International on Friday, April 22, 2022. - photo by Joe Alexander
Ian Bailey hit his 10th home run of the season against Florida International on Friday.

Garrett Poston celebrates with UTSA coach Pat Hallmark after Poston hit his first home run of the season against Florida International on Friday, April 22, 2022. - photo by Joe Alexander
Garrett Poston celebrates with UTSA coach Pat Hallmark after Poston hit his first home run of the season.

Megan Flores, Christian Settles honored on Trinity tennis senior day

Megan Flores waves to the stands after winning her doubles match on Trinity tennis senior day on Friday, April 15, 2022. - photo by Joe Alexander
Megan Flores waves to the stands after winning her doubles match on Trinity tennis senior day on Friday.
Trinity’s tennis program honored seniors Christian Settles from the men’s team and Megan Flores from the women’s team on Friday.

The Tigers were playing at home against Dallas Bapist. Trinity’s men’s team won 9-0. Trinity’s women won 8-1.

Christian Settles is honored on Trinity tennis senior day on Friday, April 15, 2022. - photo by Joe Alexander
Christian Settles is honored on Trinity tennis senior day on Friday.
Megan Flores is honored on Trinity tennis senior day on Friday, April 15, 2022. - photo by Joe Alexander
Megan Flores is honored on Trinity tennis senior day on Friday.

UTSA football spring game – photo gallery

UTSA quarterback Frank Harris scrambles during the Roadrunners' 2022 spring game on Thursday at Farris Stadium. - photo by Joe Alexander
UTSA quarterback Frank Harris scrambles during the Roadrunners’ 2022 spring game on Thursday at Farris Stadium.
UTSA, the defending Conference USA football champion, held its 2022 spring game on Thursday night at Farris Stadium.