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The Forsan Buffaloes hit on 23 of their 25 attempts from the free throw line on Friday and used that to reel off a 64-50 win over Sundown in District 6-A, Division I, action.
The Big Spring Lady Steers knew their loss last Friday to the Midland Greenwood Lady Rangers would cost them. On Monday, they found out just how much.
According to the latest rankings, the Lady Steers fell to No. 22 in the latest Class 3A rankings. The team had entered last week ranked at No. 17.
The Big Spring High School Lady Steers added to their list of postseason accolades earlier this week when four members of their 2013 state-qualifying team were named to the Texas Sports Writers Associationâ€™s Class 3A all-state team.
Howard College head coach Scott Raines didnâ€™t mince too many words when discussing his teamâ€™s performance on Tuesday against New Mexico Military Institute. The best way to describe ugly is to call it ugly.
And it was ugly.
But then again, even an ugly win is a win.
The Big Spring Steerâ€™ playoff hopes are still alive.
Big Spring, backed by a solid outing from Ty Sealy, kept its dreams of earning a berth in the Class 3A state basketball playoffs alive and healthy on Friday by pounding out a nail-biting 53-50 win over the Greenwood Rangers.
The Greenwood Lady Rangers did what few teams have managed to do this season. They slowed the Big Spring Lady Steersâ€™ offense to a crawl.
Greenwood limited 17th-ranked Big Spring to just eight points in the first half on Friday and rolled to a stunning 35-26 victory in a key District 4-3A matchup.
COAHOMA - The Denver City Mustangs posted a huge run over the final four minutes of the first quarter on Friday night and cruised to a 71-27 win over the Coahoma Bulldogs on Friday night in District 4-2A action.
Itâ€™s been five years since the 2009 JUCO National Championship baseball team has been on the campus of Howard College but they are returning for a reunion this weekend. The 2009 champs will be reuniting for an exhibition game against the 2014 Hawks on Saturday, at 1 p.m.
For days leading up to the Howard Hawksâ€™ showdown with Josh Gray and the Odessa College Wranglers, all David Joseph heard was how great the nationâ€™s leading scorer was.
Josh this ... Gray that ...
On Thursday night in front of a raucous crowd in the Dorothy Garrett Coliseum, the Hawks 6-foot point guard proved he was worthy of being Googled, too.
The Odessa College Lady Wranglers reeled off a 36-17 run in the first 20 minutes of play on Thursday and cruised to a 79-47 win over the Howard College women in Western Junior College Athletic Conference play.