Spanish forward Eric Vila signs with Texas A&M
Riding a wave of success in the form of a conference title and Sweet Sixteen berth, Billy Kennedy's Texas A&M basketball program added to its 2016 class by signing of 6-9 Eric Vila from Girona, Spain.
Four-star SF Deshawn Corprew commits to Texas A&M
Add another to the 2016 Texas A&M basketball recruiting class — and it's a big one. On Tuesday it was revealed that Quality Education Academy (Va.) small forward Deshawn Corprew, a national top-100 player, had committed to the Aggies.
Aggie Hoops hires former Troy coach Don Maestri as special assistant
The Texas A&M basketball staff is whole again. On Sunday it was revealed that Billy Kennedy had hired Don Maestri, who spent 31 years at the helm of the Troy Trojans program, to fill the special assistant spot vacated by the departing Mitch Cole.
Billy Kennedy to hire Virginia Tech's Isaac Chew to round out staff
News broke late Thursday night that Texas A&M head coach Billy Kennedy will hire Virginia Tech assistant coach Isaac Chew for the vacant assistant coaching spot on the Aggies' bench. Chew coached under Kennedy at Murray State from 2007-2011.
Texas A&M legend Acie Law joins TexAgs as a contributor
Buckle up: former All-American and Cousy Award winner Acie Law IV — the most revered player in Texas A&M Basketball history — has agreed to begin producing content for TexAgs. The collaboration will include special video features, analysis and weekly radio segments.
JC Hampton transfer gives Texas A&M experienced scoring depth
The outlook for Texas A&M's 2016-17 season has been thought to hinge on avoiding injury at all costs, but on Thursday Billy Kennedy took a step toward amassing the depth the Aggies need. The addition of JC Hampton will change the team's dynamic in a couple of key ways.
Lipscomb combo guard JC Hampton to grad transfer to Texas A&M
Billy Kennedy's quest to restock the depth that carried Texas A&M to the Sweet Sixteen last season received a boost on Thursday, when Lipscomb guard JC Hampton — who averaged 16 points per game in 2015-16 — agreed to make a graduate transfer to the Aggies.
Ulric Maligi to join Texas A&M Basketball coaching staff
One of the two vacancies on Billy Kennedy's staff has been filled. Ulric Maligi, former SMU, UH and SFA assistant and one-time coach of the AAU Dallas Mustangs, will bring his wealth of Texas ties and recruiting skill to the Texas A&M basketball program.
Texas A&M assistant Kyle Keller to be next Stephen F. Austin head coach
Just seven days after Rick Stansbury's hire as the head coach at Western Kentucky, another Texas A&M assistant will be lured away by a head coaching position. Kyle Keller has agreed to become the next coach at Stephen F. Austin, likely to be made official Monday.
Postscript: Surveying the new landscape for Texas A&M basketball
A school record amount of wins and a Sweet Sixteen appearance are in the books. Change is coming to the coaching staff. All roads in recruiting are open. How should we look back on Texas A&M's 2015-16 season, and what lies ahead for Billy Kennedy's program?