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HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Second-half run helps Permian pull away from Odessa High

The Permian boys basketball team bounced back and jumped out to an early lead before pulling away for a 76-61 victory over Odessa High in District 2-6A play Friday at the Permian Fieldhouse.

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HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Permian rolls past Borger

BORGER The Permian boys soccer team broke a two-match losing skid in a big way with a 7-2 victory Friday night over Borger at Bulldog Stadium.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Permian finishes with draw against Lubbock Coronado

LUBBOCK The Permian girls soccer team maintained its unbeaten record in its final nondistrict match by finishing with a 1-1 draw against Lubbock Coronado Friday.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Odessa High defeats Permian at home

The Odessa High girls basketball team posted an 83-45 win over crosstown rival Permian in District 2-6A Friday night at the OHS Fieldhouse.

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HIGH SCHOOL SWIMMING: Niemann sets pace for Permian at 2-6A meet

MIDLAND Permian swimmer Makaleigh Niemann wanted to make the most of her final opportunity to compete in the District 2-6A Swimming and Diving Championships Thursday at COM Aquatics Center.

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HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Scoreboard for Jan. 21

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Second half goals help Permian past Abilene Wylie

A pair of second-half goals were enough to keep the Lady Panthers undefeated as the Permian girls soccer team defeated Abilene Wylie 2-0 Tuesday night at Ratliff Stadium.

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HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian suffers narrow double-overtime defeat to Wolfforth Frenship

The District 2-6A leader wasn’t decided after 32 minutes, or even 36.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Wolfforth Frenship runs past Permian

WOLFFORTH The Permian girls basketball team fell behind early and could not recover as Wolfforth Frenship ran away to a 71-35 victory in District 2-6A play Tuesday, at The Tiger Pit.

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HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Panthers, Bronchos ready for key District 2-6A matchups

The Permian and Odessa High boys basketball teams return to action Tuesday in a pair of key District 2-6A games.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Odessa High, Permian look to bounce back

The Odessa High and Permian girls basketball look to get back in the win column Tuesday in their respective District 2-6A games.

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HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Panthers prepare for road match at Canyon Randall

The Permian boys soccer team will head on the road for its next match as the Panthers face Canyon Randall at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Randall High School.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Permian, Odessa High back at home

The Permian and Odessa High girls soccer teams will both be at home at Ratliff Stadium for a pair of nondistrict matches Tuesday.

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HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian locks down defensively to defeat Abilene High

ABILENE The Permian basketball team used a stifling defensive effort to remain unbeaten in District 2-6A play en route to a 64-48 victory over Abilene High Friday at Eagle Gym.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Lady Panthers fall to Abilene High

The Permian girls basketball team got off to a good start but couldn’t sustain it, falling 67-48 to Abilene High Friday in District 2-6A play at the Permian Fieldhouse.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Midland Lee prevails over Permian in defensive battle

There wasn’t a lot of offense, but there was just enough for the Midland Lee girls basketball team.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Odessa High, Permian prepare for road trips

The Odessa High and Permian girls soccer teams are heading back on the road today for their next nondistrict matches.

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HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Permian ready to host Lubbock-Cooper, OHS match canceled

The Permian boys soccer team is preparing to host its first game of the season, against Lubbock-Cooper at 6 p.m. at Ratliff Stadium. This will be just the second match played that Permian (1-0) has played after its match Friday at Del Rio was canceled.

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HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Panthers return to District 2-6A play after open date

The Permian boys and girls basketball teams are returning to District 2-6A play today after having an open date Friday. The Lady Panthers host Midland Lee at 6:30 p.m. the Permian Fieldhouse while the boys face the Rebels at 6 p.m. at Rebel Gym.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Munoz sparks Lady Panthers in win

The Permian girls soccer team put up another emphatic victory to begin the season by cruising past Lubbock High 7-1 Friday at Ratliff Stadium.

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HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Permian boys and girls return to action Friday

The Permian girls and boys soccer teams will be back in action after convincing victories on Tuesday.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: San Angelo Central runs past Permian

SAN ANGELO The Permian girls basketball team had a tough night offensively Tuesday and that slow start proved costly as the Lady Panthers fell 55-18 to San Angelo Central in District 2-6A play at Babe Didrikson Gym.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Permian rolls past Abilene Cooper in opener

The Permian girls soccer team began its 2021 season Tuesday with an emphatic victory, defeating Abilene Cooper 5-0 at Ratliff Stadium.

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HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Acevedo scores four goals to lead Permian past Tascosa

AMARILLO Cristian Acevedo got off to a strong start Tuesday in the first match of the season for the Permian boys soccer team, scoring four goals to help propel the Panthers to a 6-0 victory over former District 2-6A foe Amarillo Tascosa.

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HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian defeats San Angelo Central

The Permian boys basketball team continued its undefeated start to District 2-6A play with an 80-52 victory against the San Angelo Central Bobcats Tuesday at the Permian Fieldhouse.

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Sunday 01/24/2021

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Saturday 01/23/2021

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Wranglers continue solid start to season HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: Scoreboard for Jan. 23

Friday 01/22/2021

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Wranglers hold on for season-opening victory COLLEGE BASKETBALL: UTPB tops No. 11 St. Edward's, snaps skid WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Falcons settle for split of road series HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Second-half run helps Permian pull away from Odessa High HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Permian rolls past Borger GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Odessa High bounces back against Abilene Wylie GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Permian finishes with draw against Lubbock Coronado GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Odessa High defeats Permian at home COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: Odessa College sweeps long-awaited season opener HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Servance reassigned from duties as Odessa High head football coach

Thursday 01/21/2021

WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Falcons pull away from Hilltoppers COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Second half burst lifts St. Edward's past UTPB COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Wranglers ready to return to postseason COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: Odessa College ready to start delayed season HIGH SCHOOL SWIMMING: Niemann sets pace for Permian at 2-6A meet

Wednesday 01/20/2021

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Scoreboard for Jan. 21 NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes look to break out of rough stretch

Tuesday 01/19/2021

GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Lady Bronchos fall to San Angelo Central GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Second half goals help Permian past Abilene Wylie GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Lubbock Coronado inches past OHS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian suffers narrow double-overtime defeat to Wolfforth Frenship GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Wolfforth Frenship runs past Permian HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: San Angelo Central gets past Odessa High

Monday 01/18/2021

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Panthers, Bronchos ready for key District 2-6A matchups GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Odessa High, Permian look to bounce back HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Panthers prepare for road match at Canyon Randall GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Permian, Odessa High back at home COLLEGE NOTEBOOK: Falcons trying to fix the little things

Sunday 01/17/2021

SANDHILLS STOCK SHOW AND RODEO: Australian bronc rider Reynolds adjusts to rodeo in U.S. NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes swept by Brahmas

Saturday 01/16/2021

SANDHILLS STOCK SHOW AND RODEO: Andersen, Struxness finish strong as rodeo concludes SANDHILLS STOCK SHOW AND RODEO: Creasy looks to recover from injuries COLLEGE BASKETBALL: UTPB men fall to West Texas A&M WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: West Texas A&M defeats UTPB

Friday 01/15/2021

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Odessa High gets past Midland High for first district win HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian locks down defensively to defeat Abilene High GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Lady Dawgs pull away late to knock off Lady Bronchos GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Lady Panthers fall to Abilene High SANDHILLS STOCK SHOW AND RODEO: Minnesota cowboys kick off season with long trip COLLEGE BASKETBALL: No. 7 West Texas A&M runs away from Falcons

Thursday 01/14/2021

WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: West Texas A&M works inside to defeat UTPB GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Compass Academy using pandemic-shortened season to build for future SANDHILLS STOCK SHOW AND RODEO: Coliseum makes quick transition from hockey to rodeo HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Seminole's Palmer steps down after two seasons GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Ramirez leads Lady Bronchos in win

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