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BOYS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian escapes in wild finish over Wolfforth Frenship

The Permian boys basketball team found itself in an unfamiliar position Tuesday against Wolfforth Frenship: trailing for a majority of the game.

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Tuesday 01/28/2020

BOYS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian escapes in wild finish over Wolfforth Frenship GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian falls to hot-shooting Wolfforth Frenship HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian Basin Scoreboard for Jan. 28 GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Lady Bronchos fall on the road BOYS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Odessa High holds on for second straight district win

Monday 01/27/2020

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: South Plains blocks Odessa College's attempt at victory WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: South Plains edges Lady Wranglers on buzzer beater BOYS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Stephens-Deary steps up as go-to option for Permian COLLEGE NOTEBOOK: Falcons credit fans for making a difference NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes to pay tribute to mass shooting victims COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Hoad, Landeros add to accolades HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian hosts Wolfforth Frenship in key district matchups HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Odessa High faces off with Midland High

Sunday 01/26/2020

COLLEGE BASKETBAL: Odessa College hosts South Plains in key WJCAC matchups

Saturday 01/25/2020

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Late free throw clinches win for UTPB WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Lions stay undefeated in win over Falcons COLLEGE SOFTBALL: Lady Wranglers open season with split against Ranger College GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Fourth quarter run carries Lady Bronchos to win HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Bronchos win first district game HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian Basin Scoreboard for Jan. 24

Friday 01/24/2020

BOYS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: First-half surge sparks Permian to victory over Amarillo Tascosa GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian overwhelmed in loss to Amarillo Tascosa INDOOR FOOTBALL: WTX Warbird hold open tryout NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes shut out by Bulls NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes shutdown in return from road trip

Thursday 01/23/2020

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: UTPB rallies to defeat UT Tyler in overtime WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: UTPB starts fast, cruises past UT Tyler NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes look to turn things around in return home COLLEGE SOFTBALL: Lady Wranglers bring experience into new season COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Wranglers continue run with win over Broncos

Wednesday 01/22/2020

COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Hoad, Landeros earn postseason honors COLLEGE BASEBALL: UTPB picked 11th in Lone Star Conference preseason poll GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Odessa High earns road victory over Abilene High

Tuesday 01/21/2020

BOYS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Dominant first half pushes Permian past Odessa High GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Second half surge lifts Odessa High past Permian HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Permian falls to Abilene Cooper GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Garcia adjusts to starting role COLLEGE SOFTBALL: UTPB picked 16th in conference poll COLLEGE SOFTBALL: UTPB picked 16th in Lone Star Conference preseason poll

Monday 01/20/2020

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Odessa College earns comeback upset at Clarendon College WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Odessa College dominates for sixth straight victory HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian, Odessa High ready to renew rivalry COLLEGE NOTEBOOK: UTPB basketball, swimming prepare for pivotal week

Sunday 01/19/2020

NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes swept by Pilots COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Odessa College heads out for road matchups with Clarendon College

Saturday 01/18/2020

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Falcons win on the road WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: UTPB falls in overtime

Friday 01/17/2020

GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Late goal gives OHS a 2-2 draw NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes fall to Pilots

Hall of Fame DE Doleman dies at age 58

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Australian Open glance: Federer faces Djokovic for 50th time

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — A quick look at the Australian Open:

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Virus in China affects sports events, Olympic qualifiers

GENEVA (AP) — Amid growing concern at the spread of a new virus outbreak in China, international sports have been postponed and Olympic qualifying tournaments are being taken elsewhere.

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Blues get 1st SO win, beat Flames 5-4

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — For David Perron, Calgary has become his home away from home.

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Zverev ousts Wawrinka at Australian Open; into 1st Slam semi

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Alexander Zverev began 2020 with three consecutive losses, which meant he had plenty of problems -- and plenty of time on his hands ahead of the Australian Open.

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Halep, Muguruza take contrasting paths to semis in Australia

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Simona Halep went to work a long way from home in the off-season, out near the desert, not taking a day off.

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No. 17 Auburn rallies for double-overtime win at Mississippi

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — It was so wild Auburn coach Bruce Pearl called it the craziest game he had seen in a long time.

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Joe Montana headlines QBs with ties to 49ers, Chiefs

MIAMI (AP) — Soon after the Super Bowl matchup was set, Hall of Famer Joe Montana went to Twitter to send out a picture of his framed jerseys for the Kansas City Chiefs and the San Francisco 49ers.

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The Latest: Zverev reaches 1st Slam semi at Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on the Australian Open (all times local):

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Coach K remembers Kobe, berates fans as Duke beats Pitt

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — It was a topsy-turvy night for Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski.

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Baldwin heats up again, No. 16 Butler beats Georgetown 69-64

WASHINGTON (AP) — Kamar Baldwin found some more second-half magic and another way to lead a comeback.

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Booker, Ayton lead Suns to 133-104 blowout of Mavericks

DALLAS (AP) — All Devin Booker can do now is wait for the announcement of All-Star reserves.

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Middleton has career-best 51, Bucks win minus Antetokounmpo

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Khris Middleton dedicated the best game of his career to Kobe Bryant.

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Missouri ends four-game skid with 72-69 win over Georgia

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Missouri overcame a 20-point deficit in the second half to defeat Georgia 72-69 on Tuesday night in Columbia, ending a four-game losing streak.

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Brooks, Valanciunas lead Grizzlies to third straight win

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Memphis Grizzlies have improved greatly since a month ago, and they showed that off against the Denver Nuggets.

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No. 25 Rutgers holds on to beat Purdue 70-63

PISCATAWAY, NJ (AP) — Steve Pikiell will get a reprieve from the emails about his team's poor foul shooting from disgruntled fans.

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