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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: UIL extends suspension of activities

AUSTIN The University Interscholastic League announced Thursday that it is extending its suspension of all UIL-sanctioned activities due to the coronavirus outbreak in Texas.

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LOOKING BACK: April 10 memories

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Odessa American will feature some historical highlights for those of you having sports withdrawal during this unexpected hiatus from local, college and professional sports. Happy reading!

11:29 am | See more

LOOKING BACK: April 9 memories

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Odessa American will feature some historical highlights for those of you having sports withdrawal during this unexpected hiatus from local, college and professional sports. Happy reading!

1:55 pm | See more

LOOKING BACK: April 8 memories

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Odessa American will feature some historical highlights for those of you having sports withdrawal during this unexpected hiatus from local, college and professional sports. Happy reading!

5:41 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Ex-UTPB player Dixon hired as Midland Lee coach

Former UTPB volleyball player Rachel Dixon is returning to the Permian Basin after being named the new girls volleyball coach at Midland Lee.

5:06 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: School districts go virtual during coaching searches

Spring is typically one of the busiest times of year for Bruce McCrary.

3:38 pm | See more

LOOKING BACK: April 7 memories

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Odessa American will feature some historical highlights for those of you having sports withdrawal during this unexpected hiatus from local, college and professional sports. Happy reading!

3:39 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Midland Lee's Parchman named THSCA Hall of Honor inductee

Former Midland Lee football coach John Parchman was one of six coaches to be named Friday as 2020 inductees in the Texas High School Coaches Association Hall of Honor.

6:35 pm | See more

COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Hammack bides time awaiting shot at pros

Jase Hammack’s football career has seen its share of twists and turns.

5:57 pm | See more

LOOKING BACK: April 3 memories

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Odessa American will feature some historical highlights for those of you having sports withdrawal during this unexpected hiatus from local, college and professional sports. Happy reading!

4:54 pm | See more

LOOKING BACK: April 2 memories

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Odessa American will feature some historical highlights for those of you having sports withdrawal during this unexpected hiatus from local, college and professional sports. Happy reading!

5:44 pm | See more

ATHLETICS: Area schools save money from early end to spring sports

The sudden, early end to the athletic calendar has had its effects in more ways than one for area teams, both at the high school and collegiate levels.

5:07 pm | See more

ATHLETICS: Umpires on the sidelines as well during postponements

The coronavirus pandemic has left a major void in the sports world.

3:46 pm | See more

LOOKING BACK: March 30 memories

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Odessa American will feature some historical highlights for those of you having sports withdrawal during this unexpected hiatus from local, college and professional sports. Happy reading!

6:23 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Odessa High, Permian deal with disrupted spring practices

Odessa High head football coach Danny Servance has had a simple message to his team over the last two weeks — adapt and overcome.

5:22 pm | See more

LOOKING BACK: March 27 memories

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Odessa American will feature some historical highlights for those of you having sports withdrawal during this unexpected hiatus from local, college and professional sports. Happy reading!

6:33 pm | See more

LOOKING BACK: March 26 memories

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Odessa American will feature some historical highlights for those of you having sports withdrawal during this unexpected hiatus from local, college and professional sports. Happy reading!

4:42 pm | See more

LOOKING BACK: March 25 memories

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Odessa American will feature some historical highlights for those of you having sports withdrawal during this unexpected hiatus from local, college and professional sports. Happy reading!

5:14 pm | See more

LOOKING BACK: March 24 memories

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Odessa American will feature some historical highlights for those of you having sports withdrawal during this unexpected hiatus from local, college and professional sports. Happy reading!

4:46 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Stephens-Deary, Bunger honored

Permian’s Shy Stephens-Deary added another postseason honor to his accolades after being named Monday to the Texas Assocation of Basketball Coaches Class 6A All-State team.

4:40 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL: Crane's Rodriguez hoping for more time on the diamond

Softball has been a part of Amy Rodriguez’s life since she was six years old.

6:35 pm | See more

COLLEGE SPORTS: Odessa College coaches make best of recruiting restrictions amid virus outbreak

After coming back to town following spring break, Odessa College men’s basketball coach Kris Baumann was making final arrangements to make a postseason recruiting trip out to the East Coast.

6:15 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: UIL extends suspension of activities

AUSTIN The University Interscholastic League announced Thursday that it is extending its suspension of all UIL-sanctioned activities due to the coronavirus outbreak in Texas.

6:09 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: Wink coaches reflect on successful school year

The school year may not be over just yet, but even with a pause in the spring sports calendar it’s already been a year to remember for everyone at Wink High School.

6:22 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Permian splits final two games before hiatus

WOODROW The Permian baseball team put together one last rally Saturday before its season goes on hiatus, scoring two runs in the top of the seventh inning to defeat Lubbock Monterey 3-2 on the final day of the First Bank Classic at First United Park.

7:38 pm | See more

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Leave doping ban in past amid virus outbreak, Russia says

MOSCOW (AP) — International authorities should “turn a new page” and forget Russia’s Olympic doping ban because of the coronavirus pandemic, the country's sports minister said Friday.

Updated: 5:31 am | See more

The Latest: Russia wants doping past forgotten amid virus

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:

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Belarusian club puts mannequins in stands as fans stay away

MINSK, Belarus (AP) — They don't chant, they don't move, and they mostly wear the wrong colors.

Updated: 4:46 am | See more

AP Interview: Ravelli on USA ‘94, the virus, being different

Thomas Ravelli was talking about the coronavirus — what else? — when his thoughts turned to Sweden’s fairly relaxed attitude to a pandemic that has shut down much of the world.

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Devils defenseman P.K. Subban is host of new NHL trivia show

Tired of sitting around the house and watching reruns on television every day?

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AP Was There: Tiger wins Masters to cap remarkable comeback

A panel of 15 golf writers were asked to vote on the top five Masters in history. They are being republished this week because the Masters has been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. The 2019 Masters was voted No. 3. The following story moved on was on April 14, 2019.

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On-the-go sports stars embrace family time during shutdown

Blake Wheeler and the Winnipeg Jets would have been on the road last week, trying to make a final push for the playoffs had the National Hockey League season not been called off because of the pandemic.

Updated: 2:03 am | See more

Column: No good walks spoiled as golf courses shuttered

It was probably just coincidence that Nevada’s governor issued an order closing golf courses just a few hours after a newspaper photographer tweeted a picture of O.J. Simpson playing 18 holes in Las Vegas.

Updated: 2:03 am | See more

Sumo wrestler tests positive for coronavirus

TOKYO (AP) — A Japanese sumo wrestler has tested positive for the coronavirus, further threatening postponement of next month's Summer Grand Sumo Tournament which has already been delayed.

Updated: 1:45 am | See more

Man at heart of Maple Leaf Gardens sexual abuse scandal dies

The man at the heart of the Maple Leaf Gardens sexual abuse scandal has died.

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AP source: Bulls tab Nuggets' Karnisovas to lead operations

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Bulls came into the season thinking they were poised to contend for a playoff spot. The plan did not unfold the way they envisioned, and now, they have a new leader in the front office.

Updated: 12:30 am | See more

UFC 249 canceled after ESPN, Disney halt promotion's plans

LOS ANGELES (AP) — UFC 249 was canceled Thursday after ESPN and parent company Disney stopped UFC President Dana White’s plan to keep fighting amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Updated: 12:04 am | See more

NFL will have 58 prospects participating remotely in draft

NEW YORK (AP) — Heisman Trophy winner Joe Burrow and Ohio State edge rusher Chase Young are among 58 prospects who will participate remotely in the NFL draft in two weeks that will double as a telethon to raise money to fight the coronavirus crisis.

Updated: 10:15 pm | See more

UNC reserve big man Brandon Huffman plans to transfer

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina says reserve big man Brandon Huffman plans to transfer.

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Official: Saints emails on clergy crisis should stay secret

Hundreds of emails detailing the New Orleans Saints’ efforts to conduct damage control for the area's Roman Catholic archdiocese amid its clergy sexual abuse crisis should remain shielded from the public, a court official recommended Thursday.

Updated: 2:03 am | See more

AP Source: LA Rams trade WR Brandin Cooks to Texans

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Rams are trading receiver Brandin Cooks to the Houston Texans, according to a person familiar with the deal.

Updated: 7:47 pm | See more

Thursday 04/09/2020

GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Collins named new Permian coach LOOKING BACK: April 10 memories

Wednesday 04/08/2020

LOOKING BACK: April 9 memories

Tuesday 04/07/2020

LOOKING BACK: April 8 memories COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Adika earns first team All-American honors

Monday 04/06/2020

HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Ex-UTPB player Dixon hired as Midland Lee coach HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: School districts go virtual during coaching searches LOOKING BACK: April 7 memories

Sunday 04/05/2020

LOOKING BACK: April 6 memories

Saturday 04/04/2020

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Reese adapts, finds success in new role at North Texas

Friday 04/03/2020

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Midland Lee's Parchman named THSCA Hall of Honor inductee COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Hammack bides time awaiting shot at pros

Thursday 04/02/2020

LOOKING BACK: April 3 memories

Wednesday 04/01/2020

COLLEGE RODEO: Odessa College cowboys ponder next ride LOOKING BACK: April 2 memories

Tuesday 03/31/2020

ATHLETICS: Area schools save money from early end to spring sports LOOKING BACK: April 1 memories

Monday 03/30/2020

LOOKING BACK: March 31 memories ATHLETICS: Umpires on the sidelines as well during postponements

Sunday 03/29/2020

MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL: Former RockHound tested positive for coronavirus LOOKING BACK: March 30 memories

Saturday 03/28/2020

SOFTBALL: Area teams hope to get another chance to take the field LOOKING BACK: March 29 Memories

Friday 03/27/2020

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Odessa High, Permian deal with disrupted spring practices LOOKING BACK: March 28 Memories

Thursday 03/26/2020

LITTLE LEAGUE: Area teams deal with extended delay LOOKING BACK: March 27 memories

Wednesday 03/25/2020

MARTIAL ARTS: Area gyms adjust to virtual learning LOOKING BACK: March 26 memories

Tuesday 03/24/2020

PERMIAN BASIN PROFILE: Midland's Hoppel has Olympic quest sidelined by pandemic LOOKING BACK: March 25 memories

Monday 03/23/2020

GOLF: Local courses stay open but adjust to ever-changing situation with virus LOOKING BACK: March 24 memories HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Stephens-Deary, Bunger honored

Saturday 03/21/2020

HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL: Crane's Rodriguez hoping for more time on the diamond LOOKING BACK: March 22 Memories

Friday 03/20/2020

LOOKING BACK: March 21 memories COLLEGE SPORTS: UTPB coaches get creative in recruiting during dead period

Thursday 03/19/2020

LOOKING BACK: March 20th Memories COLLEGE SPORTS: Odessa College coaches make best of recruiting restrictions amid virus outbreak HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: UIL extends suspension of activities

Wednesday 03/18/2020

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Adika named conference MVP HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: Wink coaches reflect on successful school year

Tuesday 03/17/2020

COLLEGE SPORTS: Odessa College athletes head home to Italy amid virus crisis

Monday 03/16/2020

NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: NAHL cancels remaining regular season games COLLEGE SPORTS: NJCAA cancels remainder of season INDOOR FOOTBALL: Warbirds' season pushed back once again COLLEGE SPORTS: UTPB players, coaches ponder next move

Sunday 03/15/2020

COLLEGE SPORTS: LSC cancels competition for remaining spring sports

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