The Odessa Jackalopes open a key two-game series against the Lone Star Brahamas at 7:11 p.m. tonight at the Ector County Coliseum.

The Jackalopes (27-16-3-2) trail the Brahmas (27-12-5-4) by four points for second place in the North American Hockey League’s South Division.

Odessa, which swept a pair of games at Corpus Christi last week, returns home for the first time since Feb. 3