• January 28, 2020

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HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian hosts Wolfforth Frenship in key district matchups

The Permian girls basketball team looks to get back on the right track as the Lady Panthers host Wolfforth Frenship at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Permian Fieldhouse.

8:49 pm | See more

BOYS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: First-half surge sparks Permian to victory over Amarillo Tascosa

The level of difficulty was raised for the Permian boys basketball team when it hosted Amarillo Tascosa, the only other team unbeaten in District 2-6A entering Friday’s matchup.

11:53 pm | See more

GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian overwhelmed in loss to Amarillo Tascosa

The Permian girls basketball team entered Friday’s game looking to bounce back from two straight losses.

11:47 pm | See more

BOYS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Dominant first half pushes Permian past Odessa High

The renewal of the crosstown rivalry between the Odessa High and Permian boys basketball teams quickly turned into a one-sided battle.

11:49 pm | See more

GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Second half surge lifts Odessa High past Permian

The Odessa High girls basketball team entered Tuesday’s District 2-6A matchup with Permian needing a win to get things going in the right direction. 

11:43 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Permian falls to Abilene Cooper

The Permian boys couldn’t overcome a sluggish start at home as the Panthers fell 3-1 to Abilene Cooper Tuesday night on a wet field at Ratliff Stadium.

11:09 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian, Odessa High ready to renew rivalry

The crosstown rivalry between Permian and Odessa High adds another chapter on the hardwood and the matchups come at a pivotal moment for both the boys and girls basketball teams.

8:07 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Permian falls to San Angelo Central

The Permian boys soccer team was dealt a 2-0 loss by San Angelo Central in nondistrict play Friday night at Ratliff Stadium.

11:34 pm | See more

BOYS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian cruises past Midland Lee in District 2-6A opener

Heading into the start of District 2-6A play, Permian boys basketball coach Tim Thomas wanted to see his Panthers get off to a good start.

10:45 pm | See more

GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Offensive struggles cost Permian against Midland Lee

The Permian girls basketball team looked to build on its success Tuesday after defeating Midland High to win its first District 2-6A game. Unfortunately for the Lady Panthers, Friday proved to be a different story.

10:40 pm | See more

GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian rallies past Midland High for first district win

Even when trailing late in the fourth quarter, Permian girls basketball coach Macee Lane encouraged her team to keep battling. 

9:37 pm | See more

GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Odessa High, Permian prepare for second district games

The Permian and Odessa High girls basketball teams both look to bounce back Tuesday in their second game of District 2-6A play.

8:24 pm | See more

GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Permian, OHS finish weekend tournament

LUBBOCK The Permian and Odessa High soccer teams both finished with five wins to wrap up the Teinert Construction Kickoff Classic Saturday.

8:10 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian boys win on the road

VAN HORN The Permian boys basketball team used a dominating second quarter to pull away from El Paso Pebble Hills, recording a 63-41 win in nondistrict action Saturday for the Panthers’ 14th consecutive victory.

7:56 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL GYMNASTICS: Permian, OHS finish up first day of invitational

The Permian and Odessa High boys and girls gymnastics teams began the first day of the Martha Mitchell-Harold Green Invitational Friday at the Permian Gymnastics Gym.

11:36 pm | See more

GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Odessa High, Permian continue strong play in Lubbock

LUBBOCK The Permian and Odessa High girls soccer teams continued their early success at the Teinert Construction Kick-Off Classic, opening Friday’s play with victories.

11:26 pm | See more

GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian falls to Wolfforth Frenship in District 2-6A opener

WOLFFORTH The Permian girls basketball team had a rough start to District 2-6A play Friday, falling 89-37 to Wolfforth Frenship at the Tiger Pit.

10:17 pm | See more

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Falcons look to bounce back

The UTPB men’s and women’s basketball teams return to the court Saturday as they host Eastern New Mexico Saturday at the Falcon Dome. The women’s game is scheduled to start first at 2 p.m. followed by the men’s game at 4.

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HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian faces El Paso Pebble hills in nondistrict finale

The Permian boys basketball team closes out its nondistrict schedule with a matchup against El Paso Pebble Hills at 2:30 p.m. Saturday in Van Horn.

10:08 pm | See more

GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Odessa High, Permian open District 2-6A play

The Odessa High and Permian girls basketball teams return to action tonight for the start of District 2-6A play.

9:45 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL GYMNASTICS: Permian, Odessa High return to action

Both the Odessa High and Permian gymnastics teams return to competition at the Harold Green Invitational starting at 4 p.m. today at the Permian Gymnastics Gym.

9:00 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian dominates San Angelo TLCA

The Permian boys basketball team hit the century mark for the second time this season as the Panthers defeated San Angelo TLCA 100-17 Tuesday at the Permian Fieldhouse.

12:25 am | See more

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian's Thomas reflects back on reaching 500 career wins

For Tim Thomas, victories mean a lot to him.

8:02 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian, Odessa High host nondistrict opponents

Both the Permian and Odessa High boys basketball teams are home Tuesday as nondistrict play winds down.

7:51 pm | See more

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Monday 01/27/2020

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: South Plains blocks Odessa College's attempt at victory WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: South Plains edges Lady Wranglers on buzzer beater BOYS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Stephens-Deary steps up as go-to option for Permian COLLEGE NOTEBOOK: Falcons credit fans for making a difference NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes to pay tribute to mass shooting victims COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Hoad, Landeros add to accolades HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian hosts Wolfforth Frenship in key district matchups HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Odessa High faces off with Midland High

Sunday 01/26/2020

COLLEGE BASKETBAL: Odessa College hosts South Plains in key WJCAC matchups

Saturday 01/25/2020

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Late free throw clinches win for UTPB WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Lions stay undefeated in win over Falcons COLLEGE SOFTBALL: Lady Wranglers open season with split against Ranger College GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Fourth quarter run carries Lady Bronchos to win HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Bronchos win first district game HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian Basin Scoreboard for Jan. 24

Friday 01/24/2020

BOYS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: First-half surge sparks Permian to victory over Amarillo Tascosa GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian overwhelmed in loss to Amarillo Tascosa INDOOR FOOTBALL: WTX Warbird hold open tryout NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes shut out by Bulls NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes shutdown in return from road trip

Thursday 01/23/2020

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: UTPB rallies to defeat UT Tyler in overtime WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: UTPB starts fast, cruises past UT Tyler NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes look to turn things around in return home COLLEGE SOFTBALL: Lady Wranglers bring experience into new season COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Wranglers continue run with win over Broncos

Wednesday 01/22/2020

COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Hoad, Landeros earn postseason honors COLLEGE BASEBALL: UTPB picked 11th in Lone Star Conference preseason poll GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Odessa High earns road victory over Abilene High

Tuesday 01/21/2020

BOYS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Dominant first half pushes Permian past Odessa High GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Second half surge lifts Odessa High past Permian HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Permian falls to Abilene Cooper GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Garcia adjusts to starting role COLLEGE SOFTBALL: UTPB picked 16th in conference poll COLLEGE SOFTBALL: UTPB picked 16th in Lone Star Conference preseason poll

Monday 01/20/2020

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Odessa College earns comeback upset at Clarendon College WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Odessa College dominates for sixth straight victory HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian, Odessa High ready to renew rivalry COLLEGE NOTEBOOK: UTPB basketball, swimming prepare for pivotal week

Sunday 01/19/2020

NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes swept by Pilots COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Odessa College heads out for road matchups with Clarendon College

Saturday 01/18/2020

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Falcons win on the road WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: UTPB falls in overtime

Friday 01/17/2020

GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Late goal gives OHS a 2-2 draw NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes fall to Pilots BOYS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Wolfforth Frenship pulls away from Odessa High GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Lady Bronchos fall to Wolfforth Frenship HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Permian falls to San Angelo Central BOYS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian cruises past Midland Lee in District 2-6A opener GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Offensive struggles cost Permian against Midland Lee

Giovani Lo Celso joins Tottenham on permanent basis

LONDON (AP) — Tottenham took up the option to sign Giovani Lo Celso on a permanent basis Tuesday, with the Argentina midfielder regarded as a natural replacement for the departed Christian Eriksen.

Updated: 8:31 am | See more

Flamengo signs Gabriel from Inter Milan in 5-year deal

SAO PAULO (AP) — Copa Libertadores champion Flamengo signed 23-year-old striker Gabriel Barbosa from Inter Milan on a permanent basis on Tuesday.

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AC Milan preparing tribute to Kobe Bryant ahead of cup game

MILAN (AP) — The AC Milan soccer team will wear black armbands and observe a minute's silence during an Italian Cup game on Tuesday in memory of devout fan Kobe Bryant.

Updated: 8:16 am | See more

Eriksen completes transfer to Inter from Tottenham

MILAN (AP) — Christian Eriksen completed his move from Tottenham to Inter Milan on Tuesday, becoming the Italian club’s third signing of the January transfer window.

Updated: 8:16 am | See more

Folau moves to Europe, faces backlash over anti-gay views

Israel Folau, the rugby star who was fired by Australia for social media posts that contained anti-gay views, was facing a widespread backlash on Tuesday after securing a move to French rugby league team Catalans Dragons.

Updated: 8:46 am | See more

Virus in China affects sports events, Olympic qualifiers

GENEVA (AP) — Amid growing concern at the spread of a new virus outbreak in China, international sports have been postponed and Olympic qualifying tournaments are being taken elsewhere.

Updated: 8:02 am | See more

Greece ex-captain Zagorakis expelled from political group

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Former Greece football captain Theo Zagorakis has been expelled from the country's conservative group of European Parliament members following a public dispute over his former club team PAOK.

7:27 am | See more

Federer saves 7 match points in Australia; Djokovic up next

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Roger Federer was not going to go gently, of course, no matter how daunting the number of match points — his opponent accumulated seven! — no matter how achy his 38-year-old legs, no matter how slow his serves, no matter how off-target his grou…

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Former France hope Ben Arfa extends career in Spain

Sometimes referred to as the French Lionel Messi, Hatem Ben Arfa has been signed by another great of the game.

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The Latest: Djokovic "heartbroken" after Kobe Bryant's death

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on the Australian Open (all times local):

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Pilot of Bryant helicopter tried to avoid heavy fog

CALABASAS, Calif. (AP) — A veteran pilot who plunged into a Los Angeles-area hillside, killing Kobe Bryant and eight others, had tried to avoid fog so heavy that it had grounded police choppers, authorities said.

Updated: 6:25 am | See more

Australian Open Glance: Nadal-Thiem QF could be a long one

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — A quick look at the Australian Open:

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Colgate seeks revenge on Lafayette

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Washington, Utah Valley host California Baptist

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Xavier seeks revenge on Marquette

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The Citadel looks to end streak vs Wofford

Wofford (13-8, 5-3) vs. The Citadel (6-13, 0-8)

Updated: 6:08 am | See more

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