First Game Day

August 19th, 2012

Visit for a recap and photo gallery from today’s game vs. All-Star Italy. We are off to Florence in the morning!

Photos & Video of Italy Day 2

August 18th, 2012

Visit our photo gallery from the tour of the Vatican today at

Aggies Soaking in Education

August 18th, 2012

What an incredible couple of days thus far!  After visiting the Coliseum and many other sites yesterday, we started the morning off by visiting the Vatican.  Our tour guide was amazing in the matter of details that she shared with us.  We started out by touring the Sistine Chapel and the amazing art work by [...]

The History of the World

August 18th, 2012

Coach Blair here reporting in from Rome! We have had a wonderfully hectic two days thus far in Rome.  We have visited the Coliseum, the Spanish Steps, and the Vatican just to name a few.  We have been blessed going through Basketball Travellers — Nels Hawkinson and his staff have once again done an amazing [...]

Italy Tour Day 1

August 17th, 2012

The bus rolled out of Aggieland at 7:30 a.m. Thursday morning and the Aggies arrived in Rome, Italy, at 8:30 a.m. Friday morning, or 1:30 a.m. for those of you back on central time. After a three-hour flight from Houston to Newark and an eight-hour flight from Newark to Rome, everyone was ready to stretch [...]

Alexia Gives an Update

August 15th, 2012

I’m Alexia Standish and I’m a point guard for the Texas A&M Women’s basketball team. Currently I am recovering from an injury that took place last season. It happened at the beginning of the season and I never got surgery till after season because the doctors thought it was only a torn meniscus. When they [...]

A Great Morning to be an Aggie

July 17th, 2012

Howdy — what a great morning to be an Aggie! At 6 a.m. your Texas A&M women’s basketball team was in the gym and working hard to improve as basketball players. With our team scheduled to travel to Italy in mid-August, the NCAA allows us 10 practice days. With two new assistant coaches and six [...]


July 17th, 2012

Howdy! On the morning that we start our first official practice in preparation for our trip to Italy, we also launch our new blog. We are excited about the format because it allows you to be a part of a “day in the life” of an Aggie. Our blog will be unique because, as it [...]