• December 7, 2019

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Wink prepares for regional final

For most of the playoffs, the Wink Wildcats have viewed themselves as underdogs.

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HIGH SCHOOL GYMNASTICS: Permian, Odessa High begin seasons at City Championships

The Permian and Odessa High boys and girls gymnastics teams officially started their 2019-20 season Thursday with the City Championships at Odessa High, but it was the Lady Panthers and the Bronchos who ended up going home happy.

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HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian Basin Scoreboard for Dec. 3

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HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian returns from Thanksgiving break with win over Monahans

The Permian boys basketball team kept up its strong start to the season with an 80-34 win over Monahans in a nondistrict game Tuesday at the Permian Fieldhouse.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian bounces back with big win over Alpine

ALPINE The Permian girls basketball team got back on the winning track Tuesday with a 66-33 victory against Alpine.

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: Area schools see changes as UIL releases cutoff numbers

A number of Permian Basin schools might see some changes next year as the University Interscholastic League released its cutoff numbers for 2022 reclassification and realignment Tuesday.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Odessa High, Permian face road tests

Both the Odessa High and Permian girls basketball teams will hit the road for their first games back from the Thanksgiving break.

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BOYS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian returns home to host Monahans

The Permian boys basketball team will be back on a court for the first time in two weeks as it hosts Monahans at 6:30 p.m. today at the Permian Fieldhouse.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Rankin advances

ROBERT LEE The Rankin football team claimed a spot in the class 1A, Division I state semifinals with a 78-32 win over Gail Borden County Saturday afternoon at Griffith Stadium.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Wink defeats Vega

LEVELLAND Continuing their best season in decades, the Wink Wildcats defeated Vega in the Regional Semifinals of the playoffs with a 28-21 win Friday night at Lobo Stadium in the Class 2A Division II playoffs.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Andrews falls to Springtown

BROWNWOOD The Andrews football saw its season come to an end in the regional semifinals round of the playoffs with a 63-20 loss to Springtown Friday at Gordon Wood Stadium.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Greenwood advances

ABILENE The Greenwood football team remained undefeated with a 41-14 win over Lubbock Estacado in the regional semifinals Friday night at Abilene Christian’s Wildcat Stadium.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Greenwood set for next challenge

Greenwood may have yet to lose a game this season but head coach Rusty Purser and his players know that the farther they advance in the playoffs, the more challenging everything will get.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Andrews answers question during run to third round

ANDREWS Andrews head coach Ralph Mason believed the Mustangs had what it takes to make a playoff run. His question revolved around whether they would show that potential when faced with adversity.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Rankin ready for regional final test against Borden County

RANKIN Garret Avalos has seen his Red Devils football team grow up through the course of the season.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Wink looks to keep playoff run going

When the 2019 football season started, the Wink football team was practicing under the lights at Wildcat Field in the early hours of the morning.

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CORRECTION

In Monday’s edition of the Odessa American it was reported that the Wink Wildcats have advance to the third round of the playoffs for the first time since 1975.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Slow start costs Permian against Greenwood

MIDLAND A slow start cost the Permian girls basketball team as the Lady Panthers fell 61-27 to Greenwood Tuesday on the road.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian notebook for Nov. 26

The Permian football team’s 2019 season is now in the rear view mirror for the Panthers.

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BOYS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Odessa High pulls away from Amarillo Caprock

AMARILLO A balanced scoring attack and a strong defensive effort were the keys Monday as the Odessa High boys basketball team defeated Amarillo Caprock 51-34 the Caprock Activity Center.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Lady Panthers face off with Greenwood

The Permian girls basketball team looks to get back on the winning track with a game against Greenwood at 11 a.m. today at Greenwood High School.

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BOYS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian bounces back with win over Hereford

HEREFORD The Permian boys basketball team bounced back in a big way Monday by defeating Hereford 65-40 on the road.

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HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Wink's Dewberry earns State All-Tournament selection

GARLAND Wink senior Jordan Dewberry was one of six players named to the Class 2A UIL State Volleyball All-Tournament team. The teams from each classification were released Sunday.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Wink advances to third round, Alpine sees season end

LUBBOCK The Wink football team made playoff history Saturday in its 28-12 victory over Ralls in the Class 2A Division II area round at Lowrey Field.

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Thursday 12/05/2019

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: UTPB completes comeback victory against Midwestern State HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Greenwood ready for the next challenge HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Wink prepares for regional final HIGH SCHOOL GYMNASTICS: Permian, Odessa High begin seasons at City Championships WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: UTPB pulls away to down Midwestern State

Wednesday 12/04/2019

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Odessa College dials long distance in conference-opening victory WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Odessa College pulls away for victory in WJCAC opener

Tuesday 12/03/2019

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian Basin Scoreboard for Dec. 3 HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian returns from Thanksgiving break with win over Monahans GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian bounces back with big win over Alpine HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: Area schools see changes as UIL releases cutoff numbers COLLEGE BASKETBALL: UTPB cruises to victory over Dallas Christian

Monday 12/02/2019

GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Odessa High, Permian face road tests BOYS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian returns home to host Monahans COLLEGE BASKETBALL: UTPB faces Dallas Christian in Midland

Saturday 11/30/2019

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Rankin advances HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Wink defeats Vega HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Andrews falls to Springtown HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Greenwood advances

Thursday 11/28/2019

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: UTPB's Dembley earns national honor HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Greenwood set for next challenge HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Andrews answers question during run to third round HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Rankin ready for regional final test against Borden County HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Wink looks to keep playoff run going

Tuesday 11/26/2019

WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: UTPB falls to Howard Payne CORRECTION GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Slow start costs Permian against Greenwood HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian notebook for Nov. 26

Monday 11/25/2019

BOYS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Odessa High pulls away from Amarillo Caprock GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Lady Panthers face off with Greenwood BOYS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian bounces back with win over Hereford WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Odessa College moves up in the NJCAA rankings HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Wink's Dewberry earns State All-Tournament selection COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Dembley earns Player of the Week honors

Saturday 11/23/2019

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: UTPB prevails in overtime over Western New Mexico WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Front court steps up for Falcons' first conference win HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Wink advances to third round, Alpine sees season end COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Wranglers close out weekend on a strong note COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Hoad, Landeros earn conference honors WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Lady Wranglers finish up WNIT with a win COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: Lady Wranglers fall in final match of the season HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian's season ends in area round HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Eagles' defensive pressure too much for Bronchos WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Lady Wranglers win defensive struggle HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Area Round Capsules for Nov. 23 COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Odessa College left with bitter taste in loss to Garden City

Friday 11/22/2019

NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes fall in high-scoring battle COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: Odessa College comes through with two clean sweeps

Thursday 11/21/2019

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: November 22 Permian Basin Playoff Capsules

Anaheim heads to Winnipeg for conference showdown

Anaheim Ducks (12-13-4, seventh in the Pacific Division) vs. Winnipeg Jets (17-10-2, third in the Central Division)

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Kings take on the Flames on 3-game losing streak

Los Angeles Kings (11-17-2, eighth in the Pacific Division) vs. Calgary Flames (14-12-4, sixth in the Pacific Division)

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Miami takes on Chicago, seeks 10th straight home win

Chicago Bulls (8-15, 11th in the Eastern Conference) vs. Miami Heat (16-6, third in the Eastern Conference)

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New Jersey faces Nashville on 4-game losing streak

New Jersey Devils (9-14-5, eighth in the Metropolitan Division) vs. Nashville Predators (12-10-5, sixth in the Central Division)

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Detroit takes on Pittsburgh, aims to break 10-game slide

Pittsburgh Penguins (16-9-4, fourth in the Metropolitan Division) vs. Detroit Red Wings (7-20-3, eighth in the Atlantic Division)

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Chicago hosts Arizona after shootout victory

Arizona Coyotes (17-10-4, second in the Pacific Division) vs. Chicago Blackhawks (12-12-5, seventh in the Central Division)

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Philadelphia hosts Cleveland after Embiid's 26-21 outing

Cleveland Cavaliers (5-16, 13th in the Eastern Conference) vs. Philadelphia 76ers (15-7, fifth in the Eastern Conference)

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Davis and Los Angeles host Towns and the Timberwolves

Minnesota Timberwolves (10-11, eighth in the Western Conference) vs. Los Angeles Lakers (20-3, first in the Western Conference)

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Golden Knights to host Panarin and the Rangers

New York Rangers (14-11-3, sixth in the Metropolitan Division) vs. Vegas Golden Knights (15-11-5, third in the Pacific Division)

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Lillard and the Trail Blazers take on the Thunder

Oklahoma City Thunder (9-12, ninth in the Western Conference) vs. Portland Trail Blazers (9-14, 11th in the Western Conference)

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New York faces Indiana on 5-game home skid

Indiana Pacers (14-8, sixth in the Eastern Conference) vs. New York Knicks (4-18, 15th in the Eastern Conference)

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Brooklyn and Denver to meet in cross-conference contest

Denver Nuggets (14-6, third in the Western Conference) vs. Brooklyn Nets (12-10, seventh in the Eastern Conference)

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Beal leads Washington into matchup with Los Angeles

Los Angeles Clippers (16-7, fourth in the Western Conference) vs. Washington Wizards (7-14, 12th in the Eastern Conference)

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Young and the Hawks face the Hornets

Atlanta Hawks (5-17, 14th in the Eastern Conference) vs. Charlotte Hornets (9-15, 10th in the Eastern Conference)

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Cavaliers defend rookie coach John Beilein amid skid

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cavaliers forward Tristan Thompson battled Orlando's big men and then defended his rookie coach.

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No. 20 Colorado out to end long skid at No. 2 Kansas

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — The last time Colorado beat Kansas at storied Allen Fieldhouse, Buffaloes 56-year-old head coach Tad Boyle was playing for the Jayhawks.

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