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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Second-half surge lifts Balmorhea past Motley County

GARDEN CITY Balmorhea used a second-half comeback to take a 36-30 victory against Motley County in a Class 1A Division II state quarterfinal playoff game Friday at Garden City’s Bearkat Stadium.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Fast start lifts Odessa High past Fort Stockton

The Odessa High girls basketball team got off to a fast start and never looked back, defeating Fort Stockton 72-26 in a nondistrict game Tuesday at the OHS Fieldhouse.

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HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian holds off Lubbock Monterey to stay unbeaten

LUBBOCK The Permian boys basketball team was forced to work hard for 32 minutes before escaping with a 62-59 victory against host Lubbock Monterey Tuesday at The Box.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Odessa High Notebook for Dec. 1

It was a season no one within the Odessa High football program envisioned when the 2019 season ended. 

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HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Permian's Workman heads group of 10 ECISD All-District honorees

Permian freshman Jade Workman earned Newcomer of the Year honors as the full District 2-6A all-district volleyball team was released Monday.

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: Scoreboard for Nov. 29

FOOTBALL

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Balmorhea, McCamey set playoff matchups

The Balmorhea and McCamey football teams have set their respective playoff matchups for later this week.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Lubbock Estacado pulls away from Permian

LUBBOCK The Permian girls basketball team had a tough time getting things going offensively early Saturday and it proved to be the difference as the Lady Panthers fell 52-30 to Lubbock Estacado.

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HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Panthers stay perfect with victory over Rebels

LUBBOCK The Permian basketball team used a strong defensive effort in the second quarter Saturday to take the lead and pull away for a 53-28 victory over former District 2-6A foe Amarillo Tascosa at Lubbock Christian High School.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: McCamey advances to regional final

SHALLOWATER McCamey kept its strong postseason run going Friday thanks to a fast start as the Badgers defeated Stratford 41-18 in a Class 2A Division II regional semifinal game at Todd Field.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Odessa High season closes with a loss to Frenship

WOLFFORTH The Odessa High football team had its chances to draw closer against Wolfforth Frenship throughout the game.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Second-half surge lifts Balmorhea past Motley County

GARDEN CITY Balmorhea used a second-half comeback to take a 36-30 victory against Motley County in a Class 1A Division II state quarterfinal playoff game Friday at Garden City’s Bearkat Stadium.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Hernandez ready to step in for Bronchos

Aaron Hernandez has been asked to step up in a variety of roles for the Odessa High football team this season. The senior has spent time at linebacker, safety and punter for the Bronchos.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Odessa High notebook for Nov. 24

Most years, practicing during Thanksgiving week meant that a high school football team was still playing and in the middle of a postseason run.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian notebook for Nov. 24

While a number of high school football teams across the state have had to deal with more than one bye week on their schedules this year due to COVID, Permian has been one of the lucky squads to not have that problem.

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HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY: Andrews boys finish fourth in Round Rock

ROUND ROCK Andrews' Matthew Villarreal finished eighth in 16 minutes, 22.86 seconds to lead the Mustangs’ boys team to a fourth-place finish at the UIL Class 4A State Cross Country Championships Tuesday at Old Settler’s Park.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Stephens, Henderson lead Lady Bronchos

Nesha Stephens scored a game-high 21 points to lead the Odessa High girls basketball team to a 55-39 victory against visiting Abilene Cooper Tuesday afternoon at the OHS Fieldhouse.

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HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY: Andrews continues state meet streak

If there’s one thing the Andrews High School athletic programs know about, it’s maintaining and extending streaks of postseason success.

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HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY: Buena Vista girls third at state meet

ROUND ROCK The Buena Vista girls cross country team earned a state trophy Monday for the second year in a row, finishing third in the Class 1A team standings at Old Settlers Park.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Lady Bronchos rally, finish strong in win

The Odessa High girls basketball team turned things around quickly Monday to defeat Snyder 63-45 at the Odessa High Fieldhouse.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian Basin honor roll for Nov. 23

BRAYDEN FUENTES

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: Area scoreboard for Nov. 23

BASKETBALL

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HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY: Buena Vista cross country a family affair

Coaches in just about any team sport will preach the importance of unity, how relationships within a team are just like those within a family.

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HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY: Individual state qualifiers prepare for unique experience

For a dozen Permian Basin entries competing at the UIL state cross country Monday and Tuesday, the experience will largely be a solitary one.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Area Round Wrapup

Dumas 31, Andrews 20

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Tuesday 12/01/2020

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Odessa High rallies past Plainview in return to court GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Fast start lifts Odessa High past Fort Stockton HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian holds off Lubbock Monterey to stay unbeaten HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Odessa High Notebook for Dec. 1 COLLEGE BASKETBALL: UTPB women picked 13th in Lone Star Conference preseason poll

Monday 11/30/2020

UTPB NOTEBOOK: Falcons use exhibition games to prepare for conference play HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Permian's Workman heads group of 10 ECISD All-District honorees

Sunday 11/29/2020

NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes look to build momentum HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: Scoreboard for Nov. 29 HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Balmorhea, McCamey set playoff matchups

Saturday 11/28/2020

NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes hold on in win over Amarillo GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Lubbock Estacado pulls away from Permian HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Panthers stay perfect with victory over Rebels HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: McCamey advances to regional final

Friday 11/27/2020

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Odessa High season closes with a loss to Frenship HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Second-half surge lifts Balmorhea past Motley County

Thursday 11/26/2020

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Hernandez ready to step in for Bronchos

Tuesday 11/24/2020

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Odessa High notebook for Nov. 24 HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian notebook for Nov. 24 HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY: Andrews boys finish fourth in Round Rock GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Stephens, Henderson lead Lady Bronchos

Monday 11/23/2020

HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY: Andrews continues state meet streak HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY: Buena Vista girls third at state meet GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Lady Bronchos rally, finish strong in win HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian Basin honor roll for Nov. 23 HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: Area scoreboard for Nov. 23

Sunday 11/22/2020

HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY: Buena Vista cross country a family affair HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY: Individual state qualifiers prepare for unique experience

Saturday 11/21/2020

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Area Round Wrapup HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: Permian Basin Scoreboard for Nov. 21 HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian earns pair of victories GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Odessa High falls to Ackerly Sands

Friday 11/20/2020

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Panthers use big second half to clinch District 2-6A title HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Abilene High pulls away from Odessa High HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY: Andrews trio honored COLLEGE GOLF: UTPB men earn highest ranking in program history COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Falcons add nonconference gamr to schedule

Thursday 11/19/2020

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Bronchos host Eagles for Senior Night HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Stephens-Deary looks to continue record pace HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: District 2-6A capsule for Nov. 20

Wednesday 11/18/2020

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: McCamey's offense hitting on all cylinders

Tuesday 11/17/2020

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Bronchos prepare for home finale HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Panthers ready for key matchup against San Angelo Central HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Nine remaining area teams grateful to still be playing NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes using break to get back to basics HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Attendance limited for Permian-San Angelo Central game COLLEGE BASKETBALL: UTPB slated to open season against UTEP

Monday 11/16/2020

COLLEGE SPORTS: Falcons uncertain when they will play HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Week 12 Honor Roll

Milan coach Pioli recovers from virus, returns to sidelines

MILAN (AP) — AC Milan coach Stefano Pioli has recovered from the coronavirus and will be back on the sidelines for Thursday’s Europa League match against Celtic, the club said Wednesday.

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The Latest: Fiorentina coach Prandelli positive for virus

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

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SFA squares off against Hardin-Simmons

Hardin-Simmons vs. Stephen F. Austin (1-0)

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Jack Aitken to drive for F1 team Williams at Sakhir GP

SAKHIR, Bahrain (AP) — Jack Aitken will drive for Formula One team Williams alongside Nicholas Latifi in this weekend’s Sakhir Grand Prix.

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Mick Schumacher confirmed for F1 seat with Haas in 2021

SAKHIR, Bahrain (AP) — Mick Schumacher will make his debut in Formula One next season for the Haas team.

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College hoops back at MSG with Villanova-Virginia on Dec. 19

NEW YORK (AP) — College basketball is coming back to Madison Square Garden this month.

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The Latest: St. John's scraps 2 games, MSG back in play

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

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Nova's Wright says bubble stay takes mental toll on players

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Villanova stayed in Connecticut's “Bubbleville” at the Mohegan Sun resort casino for a full week, playing four games, including two that were not on it schedule when the Wildcats arrived.

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Popovich knows filling US Olympic roster may be a challenge

Game 7 of the 2021 NBA Finals, as of now, would be played on July 22.

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Rodgers' 50th TD pass vs. Bears puts him in exclusive group

Aaron Rodgers picked apart Chicago’s defense once again last week, throwing four TD passes to give him 51 for his career against the Bears.

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Broncos activate 3 QBs following COVID-19 rules violations

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Quarterbacks Drew Lock, Brett Rypien and Blake Bortles will be allowed to rejoin their teammates at practice Wednesday after the Denver Broncos activated them from the reserve/COVID-19 list on Tuesday.

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No. 7 Kansas overcomes offensive woes, beats No. 20 Kentucky

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kansas forward Jalen Wilson waited a whole year for a night like Tuesday.

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Sounders back in West final after 1-0 win over FC Dallas

SEATTLE (AP) — Unlike some of his higher profile, high-scoring teammates, Shane O'Neill doesn't have trouble recalling some of the more memorable goals of his career.

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Years after coming out, gay athletes upset by lack of change

BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — David Kopay and Ian Roberts live on different sides of the Pacific Ocean. Both took giant leaps of faith when they came out.

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New Mexico State cruises past Benedictine Mesa 92-54

PHOENIX (AP) — Donnie Tillman and Evan Gilyard II scored 17 points apiece and New Mexico State rolled to a 92-54 win over NAIA member Benedictine Mesa on Tuesday night.

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Ducas scores 19, Saint Mary's tops Nicholls 73-50

Alex Ducas hit five 3-pointers and scored 19 points to lead Saint Mary's to a home-opening 73-50 win over Nicholls State on Tuesday night.

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