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December 7th

Rivals Pocola, Panama split pair

December 7, 2014

PANAMA — Archrivals Pocola and Panama split their high school basketball games Thursday night at the Panama Gym. The Lady Indians won the girls game 60-46, but the Razorbacks prevailed in the boys contest 55-50 for their first win for new coach Wes Tackett.
In the girls game, the Lady Indians jumped out to an 11-7 lead after a period en route to a 28-14 lead at halftime.

CASC teams split Thursday’s home games with Seminole State

December 7, 2014

Behind five double-figure scorers and great second-half defense, the Carl Albert State College Vikings won 80-68 over the Seminole State College Trojans on Thursday night at Mick Thompson Fieldhouse.
Getting 20 points and 11 rebounds from Whitney Stotler proved to be the difference for the Lady Belles in their 78-66 win over the Lady Vikings.
The CASC teams will be off until the spring semester when they return to action Jan. 6 for road games against Coffeyville [Kan.] Community College. The women’s game will be at 6 p.m., followed by the men’s contest at 8 p.m.

December 6th

Poteau teams suffer losses to McAlester in basketball openers on Friday night

December 6, 2014

It was a rough start to the 2014-15 basketball season for Poteau High School on Friday night at McAlester High School’s Brumley Gym.
A fourth-quarter spurt by the host Buffaloes helped get the game tied, then they dominated the overtime period en route to a 58-49 win over the Pirates to spoil the debut of new Poteau boys coach Todd Hackler.
The Lady Buffaloes were too much for the Lady Pirates as they beat Poteau 58-32.

Wister teams make consolation finals at Pick and Shovel Classic

December 6, 2014

HARTSHORNE — Both Wister High School basketball teams will have a chance at a plaque this afternoon.
Both the Wildcats and Lady Wildcats won their consolation semifinal game Friday night in the Pick and Shovel Classic. The ’Cats beat Oktaha 61-40, while the Lady ‘Cats defeated Canadian 46-27.
Both teams will play in the consolation finals this afternoon, the girls at 1:50 p.m. and the boys at 3:10 p.m.

Heavener girls fall to Oden in championship semis of Gary Ford Invitational; Lady Wolves playing for third place this afternoon

December 6, 2014

HARTFORD, Ark. — The Heavener Lady Wolves let one get away from them Thursday afternoon in the championship semifinals of the Gary Ford Invitational, losing 53-51 to Oden, Ark.
The Lady Wolves will play for third place at noon today.

December 5th

Talihina falls again in state semis, this time to Cashion Wildcats

December 6, 2014

GLENPOOL — In 2013, the Talihina Golden Tigers saw their perfect football season end in the Class A state semifinals. The same thing happened in 2014.
With an injured senior qarterback Alan Lockhart, the second-ranked Golden Tigers just couldn’t function offensively as hoped as they lost 48-32 to the fifth-ranked Cashion Wildcats. Talihina ends its season at 12-1.

Howe boys, Whitesboro girls win third-place games in EOSC Classic

December 6, 2014

WILBURTON — The Howe Lions and the Whitesboro Lady Bulldogs were the first LeFlore County teams to get some hardware from the 2014 Eastern Oklahoma State College Classic this year.
The Lions beat the Clayton Bulldogs 49-46 in the third-place game of the Blue Bracket of the EOSC Classic at Claud C. Dunlap Fieldhouse on Friday night right after the Lady Bulldogs got past the Bokoshe Lady Tigers 43-28 in the girls third-place game.

Arkoma girls, Leflore boys make Gold Bracket title games at EOSC Classic; Lady Savages fall in championship semifinals; Mustangs reach consolation finals

December 6, 2014

WILBURTON — There will be two LeFlore County teams, the Arkoma Lady Mustangs and the Leflore Savages, trying to win Gold Bracket titles today at the Eastern Oklahoma State College Classic at Claud. C. Dunlap Fieldhouse.
The Lady Mustangs stampeded past the McCurtain Lady Bulldogs 76-47 on Thursday night at EOSC to set up this afternoon's 3 p.m. title game against Buffalo Valley, which downed Leflore 39-32. The Lady Savages and the Lady Mustangs played for third place Friday night at Claud C. Dunlap Fieldhouse.

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Gas prices below $2 a gallon in Texas, Oklahoma

December 5, 2014

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Gas has dropped below $2 a gallon at a handful of stations in Oklahoma and Texas this week, a level that a price-watching group says is the lowest in the nation and a bargain that's proven irresistible to some long lines of drivers coming from miles away to fill up.

Patrick DeHaan with said early Friday that three Oklahoma City stations were the only ones in the United States with sub-$2 gas. A Texas station also later dropped its price below that level.

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