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COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF 2019: Greenwood Rangers

MIDLAND Rusty Purser tries to not to think about it too much, but it was hard for the new Greenwood head coach not to notice that he will be pacing up and down the sideline on a field named in his father’s honor.

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Thursday 08/22/2019

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF 2019: Greenwood Rangers HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian travels to scrimmage Lubbock-Cooper HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Bronchos set to host scrimmage

Wednesday 08/21/2019

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF 2019: Fort Stockton Panthers TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds shut out Naturals HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Permian and OHS return to action WOMEN'S COLLEGE SOCCER: FAlcons picked 13th in preseason poll

Tuesday 08/20/2019

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF 2019: Monahans Loboes COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: UTPB projected to finish 11th in preseason poll COLLEGE SOCCER: UTPB picked 10th in LSC preseason standings

Monday 08/19/2019

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF 2019: Pecos Eagles GOLF: Former Permian golfer Parks qualifies for U.S. Mid-Amateur COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: Lady Wranglers building team chemistry as new season approaches COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: Friel hopeful for explosive senior year

Sunday 08/18/2019

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF 2019: Kermit Yellow Jackets TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: RockHounds win in extra innings HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Permian wraps up in Granbury HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Odessa High wraps up tournament play in San Angelo HIGH SCHOOL TENNIS: Odessa High has a pair of close calls in Basin Brawl

Saturday 08/17/2019

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF 2019: Crane Golden Cranes COLLEGE FOOTBALL: UTPB ends first week of practice with scrimmage

Friday 08/16/2019

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF 2019: Alpine Fightin' Bucks HIGH SCHOOL TENNIS: Odessa High bounces back with afternoon victory at Basin Brawl HIGH SCHOOL TENNIS: Permian splits on first day of Basin Brawl HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Odessa High opens up play in San Angelo COLLEGE FOOTBALL: UTPB set to hold first scrimmage HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Permian has tough day on the road

Thursday 08/15/2019


Wednesday 08/14/2019

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF 2019: McCamey COLLEGE BASKETBALL: UTPB to compete in season-opening tournament GOLF: Former Odessa College golfer Waters misses cut at U.S. Amateur

Tuesday 08/13/2019

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF 2019: Wink Wildcats HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Andrews outlasts Odessa High in marathon match HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Lady Panthers sweep San Angelo Lake View COLLEGE TENNIS: UTPB names Ugalde as new head coach

Monday 08/12/2019

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian begins practice COLLEGE FOOTBALL: UTPB gets early start for upcoming season HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Odessa High takes the field for start of a new season HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Odessa High, Permian return home for nondistrict matches COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF 2019: Fort Davis Indians COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF 2019: Van Horn Eagles

Sunday 08/11/2019

HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Lady Bronchos have solid opening weekend FOOTBALL: UTPB, Odessa High, Permian set to start HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Permian earns third place in Monahans GOLF: Adams earns title in extra holes TEXAS LEAGUE BASEBALL: Hooks pull closer to RockHounds

Saturday 08/10/2019

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF 2019: Marfa Shorthorns

Friday 08/09/2019

COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF 2019: Balmorhea Bears HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Odessa High sweeps opening matches at Monahans Tournament

NCAA clears Wisconsin WR Quintez Cephus to play

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin wide receiver Quintez Cephus was declared eligible to play Friday, a year after he was suspended in the fallout from a sexual assault allegation that resulted in his acquittal by a jury at trial.

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DSL Giants beats DSL Colorado 4-3

, (AP) -- Eduardo Jaramillo scored on a wild pitch and Jesus Liscano scored on an error in the eighth inning, leading the DSL Giants to a 4-3 win over the DSL Colorado on Friday.

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Mississippi State placed on 3 years' probation by NCAA

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi State has received three years' probation from the NCAA after an investigation determined a part-time student tutor completed coursework for 10 football players and one men's basketball player in an online class.

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Seahawks WR David Moore out for Week 1 with shoulder injury

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Seattle Seahawks wide receiver David Moore will miss the start of the regular season after suffering a shoulder injury in practice.

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Angulo hits walk-off single, GCL Pirates beats GCL Orioles 2-1

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) -- Daniel Angulo hit a walk-off single with one out in the seventh inning, as the GCL Pirates beat the GCL Orioles 2-1 on Friday.

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Matos, De La Rosa lead the way for GCL Nationals

JUPITER, Fla. (AP) -- Wilfrido Matos and Jeremy De La Rosa each homered and drove in three runs as the GCL Nationals beat the GCL Cardinals 10-3 on Friday.

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APNewsBreak: Accusers in Ohio State doctor scandal top 300

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Lawyers for men suing Ohio State University over decades-old alleged sexual misconduct by a team doctor say the growing number of accusers has topped 300.

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Hernandez's double leads DSL Mariners to 14-7 win over DSL Tigers2

, (AP) -- Jery Hernandez hit a three-run double in the second inning, leading the DSL Mariners to a 14-7 win over the DSL Tigers2 on Friday.

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Salvador, Mora lead DSL Cubs1 to 6-3 win over DSL Indians/Brewers

, (AP) -- Juan Mora tripled and singled, and Andricson Salvador allowed just three hits over five innings as the DSL Cubs1 topped the DSL Indians/Brewers 6-3 on Friday.

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Comptroller: Tennis Center owes NYC $311,000 in back rent

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City's comptroller says the organizers of the U.S. Open tennis tournament owe the city $311,000 in back rent for use of the tournament site in Queens.

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Rodriguez, Hampton lead Lakeland to 7-1 win over Tampa

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Elvin Rodriguez tossed a three-hit complete game and Reece Hampton homered, as the Lakeland Flying Tigers topped the Tampa Tarpons 7-1 in the first game of a doubleheader on Friday.

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Thomas hits walk-off homer, DSL Cardinals Red beats DSL Brewers 4-3

, (AP) -- Erick Thomas hit a walk-off solo homer with one out in the ninth inning, as the DSL Cardinals Red beat the DSL Brewers 4-3 on Friday.

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Cordova's sac fly leads DSL Rockies to 6-5 win over DSL Cardinals Blue

, (AP) -- Jose Cordova drove in Aiverson Rodriguez with a sacrifice fly in the eighth inning, leading the DSL Rockies to a 6-5 win over the DSL Cardinals Blue on Friday.

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DSL Angels beats DSL Phillies Red 4-3

, (AP) -- Natanael Santana touched home with the decisive run in the seventh inning, as the DSL Angels topped the DSL Phillies Red 4-3 on Friday.

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Unbeaten Japan takes on Curacao in Little League semifinal

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Japan is just one win away from its eighth Little League World Series championship game appearance this decade. The Chofu City Little League team is continuing what has been a dominant run in South Williamsport for a country with a populatio…

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Ex-NFL lineman Bennett, wife found dead; son sought

LONG PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Authorities in Minnesota are investigating the deaths of a former NFL lineman and his wife and say the couple's son is a suspect.

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