Hawk men's basketball gets win at South Plains, women fall
Howard College split games Thursday night in Levelland against South Plains.The women weren’t able to build off a 65-49 win at Frank Phillips Tuesday, falling to the Lady Texans 58-54. The Howard men, however, beat the Texans 58-50.The women fall to 18-6, 4-3 in conference play and the men sit second with a 16-6 mark, 6-2 in conference play.The season is dwindling down for both teams as the fight for postseason spots continues. There are just six games left before the Region V Tournament.The trek continues with New Mexico Junior College coming to town Monday. The women play at 5:45 p.m., the men at 7:45 p.m.Other Howard College sports:The weather has disrupted the Hawks’ softball and baseball seasons early, too.The softball team was supposed to play Cisco College in Cisco Wednesday, but that was canceled. Now,Cisco College and Howard will play at 1 p.m. Sunday in Big Spring. For the baseball team, doubleheaders against Northeast Texas Community College scheduled for Saturday and Sunday were canceled. Not the Hawks won’t play until Feb. 11 in Mt. Pleasant against Seminole State College. They have two games scheduled that day, one at 2 p.m. and another at 5 p.m.