• November 22, 2019

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HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian takes home opener over Lubbock Trinity Christian

The Permian boys basketball team wanted to open its first game at home on a good note. It took some time to get things going but the Panthers found enough to accomplish that by pulling away for a 66-50 victory over Lubbock Trinity Christian Tuesday at the Permian Fieldhouse.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian falls to Lubbock Coronado

LUBBOCK The Permian girls basketball team hung close, but foul shots proved to be the difference in a 46-40 loss to Lubbock Coronado Tuesday at Coronado.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian notebook for Nov. 19

For the third consecutive year, the Permian football team finds itself in the area round of the Class 6A state playoffs.

8:58 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian, Odessa High start second week of season

The Odessa High and Permian boys basketball teams are back in action Tuesday and look to build off good starts.

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

Both the Odessa High and Permian girls basketball teams are both on the road Tuesday as they continue their nondistrict schedules.

8:11 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian area round tickets on sale Wednesday

The Ector County Independent School District athletic department released ticket information for Friday’s Class 6A area round football game between Permian and Arlington Martin Monday.

8:05 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Lucas, Jaquez highlight all-district selections for Permian, Odessa High

Permian senior outside hitter Lauren Lucas and Odessa High senior libero Gabby Jaquez were two area volleyball players selected for the District 2-6A all-district team released Friday.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian takes bi-district in win over El Paso Franklin

It was sweet revenge for the Permian football team as the Panthers knocked out the El Paso Franklin Cougars 48-13 in the Class 6A Division I bi-district round of the playoffs Friday night at Ratliff Stadium.

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HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian cruises in first two games of season

SAN ANTONIO The Permian boys basketball team opened its season Friday with a pair of victories at the Alamo City Tournament at San Antonio Christian.

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HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian enters new season with plenty of experience

The Permian boys basketball team has been on quite the run over the last two seasons.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian begins tournament with a win

FORT WORTH The Permian girls basketball team began Eaton tournament with a 52-42 win over Benbrook Thursday.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Roberts enjoying milestone season

For Permian’s Carson Roberts, records aren’t the most important part. Even if that means becoming the all-time leading kicker for the Panthers.

7:36 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian set to begin season on the road

The Permian boys basketball team will begin its 2019-20 season with a tournament in San Antonio when the Panthers take on Sunnybrook at 9 a.m. today at San Antonio Christian School.

7:23 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian notebook for Nov. 12

The start of the second part of high school football season in Texas has finally arrived this week and just like last year, the Permian Panthers enter this portion with a district championship in their hands with a home playoff game.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian playoff tickets go on sale starting Wednesday

The Ector County Independent School District released ticket information for the Class 6A Bi-district football playoff game between Permian and El Paso Franklin Monday.

7:56 pm | See more

HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY: Buena Vista girls, Crane boys highlight solid day at state meet for area runners

ROUND ROCK The Buena Vista girls and Crane Boys cross country teams finished in second place in their respective classes Saturday at the UIL State Cross Country Championships at Old Settlers Park.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian falls in season opener to Plainview

PLAINVIEW It was a tough afternoon for the Permian girls basketball team as the Lady Panthers fell 70-39 to Plainview Saturday in the season opener for both teams.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian clinches share of District 2-6A

In a rivalry game that lived up to its hype, the Permian football team clinched a share of the District 2-6A title Friday with a 42-39 victory over the Midland Lee Rebels at Ratliff Stadium.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian set for fresh start under Lane

The Permian girls basketball team has a bitter feeling with how last season ended and the team has not forgotten that feeling.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian's Gamboa ready for last game at Ratliff Stadium

Isaak Gamboa and the rest of his senior teammates know that this Friday will probably be the last time they suit up and take the field at Ratliff Stadium as Permian players.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian Notebook for Nov. 5

It’s a rivalry that holds a place in Texas football history and it’s only fitting that it comes at the end of the regular season.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Wolfforth Frenship snaps Permian's winning streak

WOLFFORTH The Permian football team’s winning streak is now in the history books.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Burns helps pave the way for Permian offense

Sam Burns has been living in the moment.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian notebook for Oct. 29

With a spot in the 6A state playoffs now secured, the Permian football team turns its attention to its penultimate regular season game.

8:08 pm | See more

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Thursday 11/21/2019

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: November 22 Permian Basin Playoff Capsules HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Samaniego switches things up for Permian NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes visit Bulls for two games COLLEGE VOLLEBALL: UTPB swept by Angelo State in LSC tourney WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Odessa College falls against Trinity Valley

Wednesday 11/20/2019

COLLEGE SIGNINGS: Odessa High's Rayos, Aguirre sign to continue softball careers at Howard College HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Thursday Permian Basin Area Round Capsules HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Wink's season ends in state semifinals WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Odessa College opens WNIT play in Midland COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: Lady Wranglers ready to open NJCAA Tournament GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Odessa High falls in close battle with El Paso Montwood

Tuesday 11/19/2019

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian takes home opener over Lubbock Trinity Christian GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian falls to Lubbock Coronado COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: UTPB gets past Dallas Baptist in LSC Tournament HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian notebook for Nov. 19 WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Strong second quarter run lifts UTPB HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Wink ready for state tournament

Monday 11/18/2019

COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: UTPB ready to host Lone Star Conference tournament opener HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian, Odessa High start second week of season GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian, Odessa High face early road tests WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: UTPB matchup with Sul Ross rescheduled HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian area round tickets on sale Wednesday COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Hoad named Defensive Player of the Week

Sunday 11/17/2019

COMMENTARY: Falcons celebrate seniors who helped lay foundation for program NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes fall to IceRays to close home stand COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: UTPB earns No. 7 seed for Lone Star Conference Championships COLLEGE BASKETBALL: UTPB holds on for victory over University of the Southwest HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Wink to face Jewett Leon in state semifinals HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Lucas, Jaquez highlight all-district selections for Permian, Odessa High

Saturday 11/16/2019

COLLEGE FOOTBALL: UTPB with record-setting victory on Senior Night COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Odessa College bounces back in win over Seward County HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: OHS wins season opener against Monahans COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: UTPB ends regular season with loss to West Texas A&M HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Wink advances to state tournament HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian takes bi-district in win over El Paso Franklin COMMENTARY: UTPB's seniors deserve praise GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Odessa High takes control early in win over Big Spring HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL: Wink advances to regional final NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes open series with win

Friday 11/15/2019

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian cruises in first two games of season HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian enters new season with plenty of experience HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Odessa High eager to erase sting of last season

Thursday 11/14/2019

COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: UTPB sweeps Eastern New Mexico GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian begins tournament with a win HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Roberts enjoying milestone season HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian Basin playoff capsules for Nov. 15 HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian set to begin season on the road GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: OHS to face Big Spring in home opener COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Wranglers set to play in Midland College Classic

No. 6 Oregon faces Arizona State with CFP hopes intact

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Oregon took care of one goal, clinching the Pac-12 North with a blowout win against Arizona last week.

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Deontay Wilder rolls the dice in Las Vegas fight with Ortiz

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Deontay Wilder is rolling the dice in a city where a good gamble can quickly go bad.

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Seahawks place tight end Ed Dickson back on injured reserve

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks placed tight end Ed Dickson back on injured reserve Friday, just two days after activating him.

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Frustrated Fournette gets pep talk from Hall of Famer Allen

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — After Leonard Fournette’s frustration reached a new level, the Jacksonville Jaguars running back reached out — to his coaches, his dad and even a Hall of Famer.

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Texans get big win, face test with Patriots up next

HOUSTON (AP) — Deshaun Watson and the Houston Texans got back on track with a win over the Colts on Thursday night to take over the AFC South lead.

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Bourdais to move to IMSA after split with Dale Coyne Racing

Sebastian Bourdais has parted ways with Dale Coyne Racing and will move from IndyCar to sports cars in IMSA in 2020.

2:38 pm | See more

Freeman-Liberty carries Valparaiso over Grand Canyon 78-74

ST. THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands (AP) — Javon Freeman-Liberty scored 22 points and Daniel Sackey made two free throws with 10 seconds left to play as Valparaiso held off Grand Canyon 78-74 in the U.S. Virgin Islands Paradise Jam on Friday.

2:36 pm | See more

“Hi, my name is”; Patchwork Steelers’ offense scrambling

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Benny Snell Jr., Tevin Jones and Johnny Holton have been on the field in games together before. But that was in August, when their main goal was proving they deserved spots on the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 53-man roster.

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Latest loss forces Colts to play catch-up in AFC South race

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — One month ago, the Indianapolis Colts appeared to be in control of the AFC South.

2:30 pm | See more

UTA takes on Arkansas Tech

Arkansas Tech vs. Texas-Arlington (2-3)

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No. 12 Texas Tech meets LIU Brooklyn

Long Island-Brooklyn (1-3) vs. No. 12 Texas Tech (4-0)

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California, Stanford limping into 122nd Big Game

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — The 122nd Big Game between rivals Stanford and California will likely be a battle of attrition.

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UNCG looks to extend streak vs VMI

VMI (2-5, 0-0) vs. UNC Greensboro (4-2, 0-0)

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Ft. Wayne goes up against Ohio Northern

Ohio Northern vs. Purdue Fort Wayne (2-4)

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Creighton plays N. Fla.

North Florida (4-2) vs. Creighton (2-1)

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Stetson hosts WCU

Western Carolina (3-2) vs. Stetson (2-2)

2:30 pm | See more

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