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HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY: Andrews boys finish fourth in Round Rock

ROUND ROCK Andrews' Matthew Villarreal finished eighth in 16 minutes, 22.86 seconds to lead the Mustangs’ boys team to a fourth-place finish at the UIL Class 4A State Cross Country Championships Tuesday at Old Settler’s Park.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian notebook for Nov. 24

While a number of high school football teams across the state have had to deal with more than one bye week on their schedules this year due to COVID, Permian has been one of the lucky squads to not have that problem.

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HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY: Andrews boys finish fourth in Round Rock

ROUND ROCK Andrews' Matthew Villarreal finished eighth in 16 minutes, 22.86 seconds to lead the Mustangs’ boys team to a fourth-place finish at the UIL Class 4A State Cross Country Championships Tuesday at Old Settler’s Park.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Stephens, Henderson lead Lady Bronchos

Nesha Stephens scored a game-high 21 points to lead the Odessa High girls basketball team to a 55-39 victory against visiting Abilene Cooper Tuesday afternoon at the OHS Fieldhouse.

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HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY: Andrews continues state meet streak

If there’s one thing the Andrews High School athletic programs know about, it’s maintaining and extending streaks of postseason success.

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HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY: Buena Vista girls third at state meet

ROUND ROCK The Buena Vista girls cross country team earned a state trophy Monday for the second year in a row, finishing third in the Class 1A team standings at Old Settlers Park.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Lady Bronchos rally, finish strong in win

The Odessa High girls basketball team turned things around quickly Monday to defeat Snyder 63-45 at the Odessa High Fieldhouse.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian Basin honor roll for Nov. 23

BRAYDEN FUENTES

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: Area scoreboard for Nov. 23

BASKETBALL

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HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY: Buena Vista cross country a family affair

Coaches in just about any team sport will preach the importance of unity, how relationships within a team are just like those within a family.

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HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY: Individual state qualifiers prepare for unique experience

For a dozen Permian Basin entries competing at the UIL state cross country Monday and Tuesday, the experience will largely be a solitary one.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Area Round Wrapup

Dumas 31, Andrews 20

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: Permian Basin Scoreboard for Nov. 21

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HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian earns pair of victories

The Permian boys basketball team used a stout defensive effort in the fourth quarter Friday to rally past Lubbock Monterey for a 56-47 victory at the Permian Fieldhouse.

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GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Odessa High falls to Ackerly Sands

ACKERLY The Odessa High girls basketball team had a tough time getting things going on offense Friday as the Lady Bronchos fell 40-23 to Ackerly Sands in a road game.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Panthers use big second half to clinch District 2-6A title

SAN ANGELO The Panthers shrugged off a sloppy start Friday to clinch a share of the District 2-6A title with a 58-38 win over the San Angelo Central Bobcats at San Angelo Stadium.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Abilene High pulls away from Odessa High

The Odessa High football team showed it was up for the fight against Abilene High and had its chances to strike.

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HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY: Andrews trio honored

Three Andrews cross country runners were recognized Friday for their efforts with selection to the Class 4A All-Region Team released by the Cross County Coaches Association of Texas.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Bronchos host Eagles for Senior Night

In a year where there were plenty of questions both on and off the football field, the Odessa High football team has made it to the final home game of the 2020 season.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Stephens-Deary looks to continue record pace

There was little indication that Permian’s Shy Stephens-Deary was about to commence an assault on the program’s record book.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: District 2-6A capsule for Nov. 20

MIDLAND LEE REBELS at MIDLAND HIGH BULLDOGS

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: McCamey's offense hitting on all cylinders

A lot of moving parts have fit together nicely for the McCamey Badgers this season.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Bronchos prepare for home finale

It was back to work for the Odessa High football team Monday as the Bronchos look to regroup and prepare for their final two games of the regular season.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Panthers ready for key matchup against San Angelo Central

When things were up in the air during the summer, the possibility of not playing football this season a very real dilemma staring the Permian football coaching staff and players in the face, it was hard to imagine getting to this week.

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Nine remaining area teams grateful to still be playing

Sometimes, the first step is the hardest.

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Tuesday 11/24/2020

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Odessa High notebook for Nov. 24 HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian notebook for Nov. 24 HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY: Andrews boys finish fourth in Round Rock GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Stephens, Henderson lead Lady Bronchos

Monday 11/23/2020

HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY: Andrews continues state meet streak HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY: Buena Vista girls third at state meet GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Lady Bronchos rally, finish strong in win HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian Basin honor roll for Nov. 23 HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: Area scoreboard for Nov. 23

Sunday 11/22/2020

HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY: Buena Vista cross country a family affair HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY: Individual state qualifiers prepare for unique experience

Saturday 11/21/2020

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Area Round Wrapup HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: Permian Basin Scoreboard for Nov. 21 HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian earns pair of victories GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Odessa High falls to Ackerly Sands

Friday 11/20/2020

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Panthers use big second half to clinch District 2-6A title HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Abilene High pulls away from Odessa High HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY: Andrews trio honored COLLEGE GOLF: UTPB men earn highest ranking in program history COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Falcons add nonconference gamr to schedule

Thursday 11/19/2020

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Bronchos host Eagles for Senior Night HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Stephens-Deary looks to continue record pace HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: District 2-6A capsule for Nov. 20

Wednesday 11/18/2020

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: McCamey's offense hitting on all cylinders

Tuesday 11/17/2020

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Bronchos prepare for home finale HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Panthers ready for key matchup against San Angelo Central HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Nine remaining area teams grateful to still be playing NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes using break to get back to basics HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Attendance limited for Permian-San Angelo Central game COLLEGE BASKETBALL: UTPB slated to open season against UTEP

Monday 11/16/2020

COLLEGE SPORTS: Falcons uncertain when they will play HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Week 12 Honor Roll

Sunday 11/15/2020

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Bronchos shut down for two weeks because of COVID HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Permian boys roll past Lubbock High NORTH AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE: Jackalopes drop series finale to Mudbugs COLLEGE SWIMMING: UTPB has productive weekend at meet

Saturday 11/14/2020

HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: Nov. 14 scoreboard HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Odessa High begins season on a strong note HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Nov. 13 roundups

Friday 11/13/2020

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian pounces on Midland High, clinches playoff berth HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Bronchos take lumps against Rebels HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Greenwood cruises past Seminole in playoff opener HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Odessa High opens season with victory

Thursday 11/12/2020

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Big plays help Wink get past Sudan HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Front line sets tone for Permian defense HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Odessa High employing more youth as season progresses HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: District 2-6A capsule for Nov. 13

Wednesday 11/11/2020

COLLEGE SIGNINGS: Permian pitchers Gann, Banks ready to continue careers at next level HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Permian Basin Playoff Capsules

Utah State's Peasley throws for 3 TDs, runs for another

LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Andrew Peasley passed for 239 yards and three touchdowns, and rushed for 118 yards and another score, and Utah State used four third-quarter touchdowns to beat New Mexico 41-27 on Thursday night in a battle of winless teams.

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Scheierman leads South Dakota State past Utah State 83-59

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Baylor Scheierman had a career-high 23 points as South Dakota State defeated Utah State 83-59 on Thursday night in the Bad Boy Mowers Crossover Classic.

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The Latest: Colorado-Southern Cal football game canceled

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Cowboys miss chance for NFC East lead with another home loss

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Both starting offensive tackles were lost to injury on their first drive of the game, Ezekiel Elliott lost another fumble and there were several questionable coaching decisions for the Dallas Cowboys when they could have taken over the NFC East lead.

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North Texas tops Mississippi Valley State 116-62

DENTON, Texas (AP) — James Reese and Mardrez McBride scored 21 points apiece as North Texas beat Mississippi Valley State 116-62 on Thursday night.

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LSU's Thomas scores 27 in collegiate debut

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Cameron Thomas scored 27 points in his collegiate debut, Darius Days set a career high with 24 points and LSU opened its season with a 94-81 victory over SIU Edwardsville on Thursday night.

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Smith, Washington in 1st after Thanksgiving win over Cowboys

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Alex Smith has Washington at least temporarily in first place in the NFC East after winning on Thanksgiving for the first time, two years after a planned holiday showing was wrecked by the quarterback's career-threatening leg injury.

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Tabbs' double-double helps BC beat Rhode Island 69-64

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Wynston Tabbs had his first career double-double, Steffon Mitchell added 15 points and eight rebounds, and Boston College beat Rhode Island 69-64 on Thursday night at the 2K Empire Classic.

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Colorado-USC canceled by COVID cases; Buffs book SDSU

LOS ANGELES (AP) — No. 19 Southern California’s scheduled home game Saturday against unbeaten Colorado has been canceled due to positive COVID-19 tests for the Trojans.

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Week 13: Notre Dame-N Carolina; Iowa St-Texas top game menu

The jockeying for position begins in earnest now that the first College Football Playoff rankings are out.

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Wood leads Belmont past Howard 95-78

WASHINGTON (AP) — JaCobi Wood scored 21 points and Luke Smith added 20 as Belmont beat Howard 95-78 on Thursday in a season opener for both teams.

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McGhee hits career-high 7 3s, Liberty beats Mississippi St

MELBOURNE, Fla. (AP) — Darius McGhee scored 23 points and made a career-high seven 3-pointers, Elijah Cuffee added 17 points and five 3s, and Liberty set a program record with 19 makes from distance in an 84-73 victory over Mississippi State on Thursday night in the conso…

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Betley leads Cal past NAIA Northwest University 86-61

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Ryan Betley had 14 points and nine rebounds to lead five California players scoring in double figures and the Golden Bears beat Northwest University 86-61 on Thursday as part of a multi-team event at Gill Coliseum.

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Kuhse leads Saint Mary's (Cal) over Northern Iowa 66-64

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Tommy Kuhse made a game-winning basket with 1.8 seconds left to help Saint Mary's edge Northern Iowa 66-64 on Thursday in the Bad Boy Mowers Crossover Classic.

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Mahomes vs. Brady spices up Thanksgiving holiday week

Andy Reid knows quarterbacks. So does Jon Gruden. And Sean Payton.

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Williams leads Auburn to 96-91 overtime win in opener

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Jaylin Williams scored 18 points, including the tying basket in regulation and the go-ahead bucket in overtime, to lift a young Auburn squad to a 96-91 win over Saint Joseph's in a season opener Thursday.

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