• December 10, 2019

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MIDLAND LEE

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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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Greenwood advances to state semifinals

ABILENE The Greenwood football team’s playoff run continued with a 36-33 win over Iowa Park in the Class 4A Division II Regional Final round Friday at Wildcat Stadium.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Wildcats' season ends in regional final

LUBBOCK The Wink Wildcats’ 2019 football season came to an end as they were dealt a 42-13 loss to the Stratford Elks Friday at Jones AT&T Stadium.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: All-District 2-6A team released

The Class 6A All-District teams have been released, being well represented by Permian and Odessa High.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Red Devils in good mental state

The Rankin Red Devils are to the point in their season where recognizing what to do and reacting to the situation may be more important than who can run a little faster or block or tackle a bigger opponent.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Greenwood ready for the next challenge

With the calendar turning to December, the Greenwood football team finds itself in some rare company.

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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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Sunday 12/08/2019

NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes fall to Bulls HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Rankin's season ends in semifinals WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Lady Wranglers come up short COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Wranglers fall to NMJC HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Greenwood advances to state semifinals HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Wildcats' season ends in regional final HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: All-District 2-6A team released

Saturday 12/07/2019

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: UTPB continues winning streak with victory against Sul Ross State HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Red Devils in good mental state

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

Michigan Senate panel OKs sports betting, online gambling

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan would legalize sports betting and internet gambling under bills approved Tuesday by a legislative panel, as lawmakers worked to send the measures to Gov. Gretchen Whitmer by week's end.

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Patriots go from very bad luck to very bad look

One day, things aren't looking good at all for the New England Patriots. The next, the defending champs are grappling with a very bad look.

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Hertha Berlin slams racist abuse of under-23 player Ngankam

BERLIN (AP) — Hertha Berlin has condemned apparent racist abuse of its under-23 player Jessic Ngankam from Lokomotive Leipzig fans during their fourth-division game on Friday.

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Lamar squares off against Southern-New Orleans

Southern-New Orleans vs. Lamar (5-4)

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Andrus, Prairie View visit ASU

Prairie View (3-5) vs. Arizona State (6-2)

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Grimes, Houston host UTA

Texas-Arlington (4-6) vs. Houston (5-2)

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St. Pete's hosts FDU

Fairleigh Dickinson (2-6) vs. St. Peter's (1-4)

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Ewuosho, Alabama St. visit Kansas State

Alabama State (1-7) vs. Kansas State (5-3)

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Fresno State hopes to end skid vs Cal

Fresno State (2-6) vs. Cal (5-4)

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Winthrop takes on TCU

Winthrop (4-5) vs. TCU (6-2)

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Ryan, Chattanooga visit Virginia Tech

Chattanooga (6-4) vs. Virginia Tech (6-3)

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Yale puts streak on line vs UMass

Yale (8-3) vs. UMass (5-5)

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UNC-Asheville takes on SC St.

UNC-Asheville (4-3) vs. South Carolina State (3-5)

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Illinois faces tough test vs No. 5 Michigan

No. 5 Michigan (8-1, 1-0) vs. Illinois (6-3, 0-1)

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Colgate squares off against Cornell

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