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December 26, 1908

December 26, 2014

Galveston native Jack Johnson knocks out Tommy Burns in 14 rounds in Sydney, Australia to become the first African American heavyweight champion in boxing history.

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December 21, 1926

December 21, 2014

The St. Louis Cardinals trade five time N.L. batting champion Rogers Hornsby to the New York Giants for infielder Frank Frisch and pitcher Jimmy Ring.

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December 7, 1963

December 07, 2014

Baylor defeats SMU 20 to 6. The game was originally scheduled for November 23rd but was postponed due to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.

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In Memory of Jim Swink 1936-2014

December 04, 2014

Jim Swink was one of the greatest ball carriers in the history of Southwest Conference football.  As a junior at TCU in 1955 he was a consensus All-American, led the nation in scoring...

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December Gift Shop Sale

December 03, 2014

Tired of fighting through crowds at the mall? Sick of parking lot vultures stealing your spot?

Come visit the Texas Sports Hall of Fame during our December sale.

The sports fan on...

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