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  • Lady Texans thump Odessa 50-35 Thursday night at the Texan Dome
    March 01, 2018
    LEVELLAND — Mikayla Kuehne netted 12 points and Chantel Govan recorded 11 points and 10 rebounds as the South Plains College women's basketball team thumped Odessa College 50-35 Thursday night at the Texan Dome. South Plains ends the year with a 17-13 overall record including a 4-10 mark in the Western Junior College Athletic Conference.   "I'm really proud of our one sophomore Maddie Dorris and I think this was the best game she's played this season," South Plains head coach Cayla Petree said. "I thought she played well in her last game at the Texan Dome, and to pick up this win for her is great. This was a total team effort and our defense was solid throughout the course of the game. We didn't play well in the first half offensively, and we bounced back in the second half with a much better mentality."
  • WJCAC Basketball Spotlight: South Plains hosts Odessa Thursday night at the Texan Dome
    February 28, 2018
    LEVELLAND — The South Plains College men’s and women’s basketball teams will wrap up the regular season on Thursday night when they play host to Odessa College on Sophomore Night at the Texan Dome. Mike Mamantov of Ameriprise Financial will be sponsoring the games and feeding all SPC employees a brisket taco dinner and giving away a $250.00 cash price at the halftime of each game. The Lady Texans will tip at 5:45 p.m., followed by the men’s game at 7:30. Both games will be streaming live at spctexans.com.
  • Lady Texans catch fire late, quiet Lady Bulldogs 58-57 Monday in Clarendon
    February 26, 2018
    Clarendon — The South Plains College women’s basketball team rallied from a 10-point third quarter deficit to down the Clarendon Lady Bulldogs 58-57 on Monday at the Bulldog Gymnasium. With the win, South Plains improves to 16-13 on the year and 3-10 in the WJCAC and will close out the regular season on Thursday when they host Odessa College at 5:45 p.m. on sophomore night at the Texan Dome. “I was really pleased with our effort, and from midway through the third quarter I thought we stepped up and responded to the challenge,” South Plains head coach Cayla Petree said. “It seemed like everyone stepped up and played big minutes, and the entire team was engaged and everyone understood that every possession was crucial and every possession mattered tonight.”  
  • WJCAC Basketball Spotlight: South Plains travels to Clarendon Monday night
    February 25, 2018
    LEVELLAND — The South Plains College men’s and women’s basketball teams return to the hardwood on Monday night in a conference road matchup with Clarendon College at the Bulldog Gymnasium. The Lady Texans will tip at 5:45 p.m., followed by the men’s game at 7:30. Both games will be streaming live at spctexans.com and Michael Wiiest of KLVT Radio Levelland will call the courtside action. The Texans enter the contest with a threshold on second place in the WJCAC conference standings, sitting at 19-7 on the year and 11-3 in conference play. The Bulldogs are vowing for a spot in the regional tournament as they currently sit in fourth in the conference standings with an overall record of 18-10 including an 8-6 mark in the WJCAC.
  • Lady Texans fall to Western Texas 50-41 Monday in Snyder
    February 19, 2018
    SNYDER, Texas — The South Plains College women’s basketball team fell to Western Texas 50-41 Monday night at Invenergy Coliseum. South Plains (15-13, 2-10) forced Western Texas to shoot just 33 percent from the field in the contest and 36 percent from behind the arc, but 30 turnovers on the offensive end proved to be too much in the final minutes. “You can’t win a basketball game with 30 turnovers, and Western Texas made aggressive plays on the defensive end tonight,” South Plains head coach Cayla Petree said. “Mental errors and unforced turnovers killed us. We weren’t disciplined on offense with our passes and it cost us in this one.”
  • WJCAC Basketball Spotlight: South Plains travels to Western Texas Monday night
    February 18, 2018
    LEVELLAND — The South Plains College men’s and women’s basketball teams return to conference action Monday night when they square off with Western Texas College in Snyder. The Lady Texans will tip at 5:45 p.m., followed by the men’s game at 7:30. Both games will be streaming live at spctexans.com as Michael Wiiest of KLVT Radio Levelland will call the courtside action, with pregame slated for 5:30 p.m. The Texans enter Monday with an 18-7 record including a 10-3 mark in the WJCAC. South Plains has won four of it’s last five, most recently an 83-74 victory over New Mexico Junior College on Feb. 15 at the Dome in which the Texans overcame a 12-point halftime deficit.
  • Lady Texans show grit in 61-48 loss to No. 4 New Mexico Junior College Thursday at the Dome
    February 15, 2018
    LEVELLAND — The South Plains College women’s basketball team fell to the fourth-ranked New Mexico Junior College Lady Thunderbirds 61-48 Thursday night at the Texan Dome. Trailing 17-11 after 10 minutes, South Plains strung together an 11-3 run to begin the second quarter capped by a 3 from freshman Mikayla Kuehne to put the Lady Texans up 22-20. South Plains’ Gabbie Green would extend the lead to five with a trey from the top of the key with 4:21 left in the first half.
  • South Plains to do battle with New Mexico Junior College Thursday on Hockley County School Employees Credit Union Night at the Texan Dome
    February 14, 2018
    LEVELLAND — The South Plains College men’s and women’s basketball teams return to the hardwood on Thursday night as they play host to New Mexico Junior College on Hockley County School Employees Credit Union Night at the Texan Dome. The Lady Texans will tip at 5:45 p.m., followed by the men’s game at 7:30. HCSECU will be serving a complimentary fajita dinner for all SPC employees beginning at 5:30 p.m. on the Dome Floor. At halftime of each game, HCSECU will be giving away three (3) $100.00 cash prizes to SPC employees in attendance (must be present to win). Both games will be streaming live at spctexans.com with pregame set for 5:30 p.m.
  • Joe Tubb to be honored Thursday as South Plains hosts Howard
    February 07, 2018
    LEVELLAND —  The South Plains College men’s and women’s basketball teams will continue conference play on Thursday when they host Howard College at the Texan Dome. The Lady Texans will tip at 5:45 p.m., with the men’s game to follow at 7:30. Both games will be streaming live at spctexans.com. At halftime of the men’s game, long time South Plains College Athletic Director Joe Tubb will be honored with his Western Junior College Athletic Conference Hall of Fame plaque. Tubb served as the Director of Athletics for 33 years in Levelland, leading South Plains to 42 NJCAA national titles.
  • Lady Texans show grit in 62-55 loss to No. 13 Frank Phillips Monday in Borger
    February 05, 2018
    BORGER — The South Plains College women’s basketball team battled a Frank Phillips squad unbeaten at home this season, but three Lady Plainsmen netting double figures proved to be too much as the Lady Texans fell to No. 13 Frank Phillips 62-55 Monday night.
  • WJCAC Basketball Spotlight: South Plains travels to Frank Phillips College Monday night
    February 04, 2018
    LEVELLAND — The South Plains College men’s and women’s basketball teams will return to the hardwood on Monday when they travel to Borger to take on Frank Phillips College. The Lady Texans will tip at 5:45 p.m., followed by the men’s game at 7:30.
  • Johnson nets 21 as Lady Texans pummel Midland 58-44 Thursday night
    February 01, 2018
    LEVELLAND — La'Praisjah Johnson netted a career-high 21 points and Mikayla Kuehne bucketed 11 as the South Plains College women's basketball team pummeled Midland College 58-44 on Thursday night at the Texan Dome.
  • WJCAC Basketball Spotlight: South Plains hosts Midland Thursday on Think Pink night at the Texan Dome
    January 31, 2018
    LEVELLAND — The South Plains College men’s and women’s basketball teams will return to the hardwood on Thursday when they host Midland College on ‘Think Pink’ night at the Texan Dome. Fans are encouraged to wear pink as Covenant Hospital of Levelland will be sponsoring the game for breast cancer awareness.
  • Lady Texans fall to Odessa 60-57 Monday night in Odessa
    January 29, 2018
    ODESSA — South Plains’ Mikayla Kuehne netted a team-high 27 points, but four Lady Wranglers scoring in double figures was too much to overcome as Odessa escaped with a 60-57 victory over the Lady Texans on Monday Night.
  • WJCAC Basketball Spotlight: South Plains travels to Odessa Monday night
    January 28, 2018
    LEVELLAND — The South Plains College men’s and women’s basketball teams will look to pick up a pair of conference road wins on Monday when they travel to Odessa College. The Lady Texans will tip at 5:45 p.m., followed by the men’s game at 7:30. Both games will be streaming live at spctexans.com and Michael Wiiest of KLVT Radio Levelland will call the courtside action.
  • Lady Texans fall to Clarendon 65-52 Thursday at the Texan Dome
    January 25, 2018
    LEVELLAND — Despite placing two players in double figures, the South Plains College women’s basketball team fell to Clarendon College 65-52 on Thursday night at the Texan Dome.
  • WJCAC Basketball Spotlight: South Plains hosts Clarendon Thursday night at the Texan Dome
    January 24, 2018
    LEVELLAND — The South Plains College men’s and women’s basketball teams will return to the hardwood on Thursday when they host Clarendon College at the Texan Dome. The Lady Texans will tip at 5:45 p.m., followed by the men’s game at 7:30. Both games will be streaming live at spctexans.com and Michael Wiiest of KLVT Radio Levelland will call the courtside action.
  • 18 South Plains student-athletes named to WJCAC Commissioner's Honor Roll
    January 22, 2018
    The Western Junior College Athletic Conference recently announced the members of the WJCAC Commissioner's Honor Roll for Fall 2017 semester, including 18 athletes from South Plains College. Student-athletes had to have a 3.25 GPA or better to be selected. 
  • Lady Texans use late surge to clip Western Texas 53-51 Thursday at the Texan Dome
    January 18, 2018
    LEVELLAND —  Next possession mentality. A phrase heard often from South Plains women’s basketball coach Cayla Petree. For a Lady Texan team looking to ink their first win in conference play, South Plains utilized that mentality to down Western Texas 53-51 on Thursday night at the Texan Dome.
  • WJCAC Basketball Spotlight: South Plains hosts Western Texas Thursday night at the Texan Dome
    January 17, 2018
    The South Plains College men’s and women’s basketball teams will return to the hardwood on Thursday at the Texan Dome when they host Western Texas College. The Lady Texans will tipoff at 5:45 p.m., followed by the men’s game at 7:30. Both games will be streaming live at spctexans.com and Michael Wiiest of KLVT Radio Levelland will call the courtside action with pregame slated for 5:30.
  • Lady Texans fall to second-ranked New Mexico Junior College 63-49 Monday night in Hobbs
    January 15, 2018
    HOBBS, N.M. — The South Plains College women’s basketball team fell to the second-ranked New Mexico Junior College Lady Thunderbirds 63-49 Monday at the Casper Activity Center.
  • WJCAC Basketball Spotlight: South Plains travels to New Mexico Junior College Monday night
    January 14, 2018
    The South Plains College men's and women's basketball teams will look to pick up a pair of conference road victories on Monday in Hobbs when they take on New Mexico Junior College.
  • Lady Texans fall to Howard 54-46 Monday in Big Spring
    January 08, 2018
    BIG SPRING — The South Plains College women’s basketball team fell to Howard College 54-46 Monday night at Dorothy Garrett Coliseum.
  • Lady Texans fall to Temple College 59-51 Saturday in Temple
    January 06, 2018
    TEMPLE — The South Plains College women’s basketball team fell to Temple College 59-51 on Saturday at TC Gymnasium on the campus of Temple Community College.
  • Lady Texans seeking fourth straight win on Saturday in Temple
    January 05, 2018
    LEVELLAND — The South Plains College women’s basketball team is set to return to the hardwood on Saturday when they travel to central Texas for a matchup with Temple College with tipoff slated for 2 p.m. 
  • Lady Texans sink Chandler-Gilbert 72-57 Sunday in Arizona
    December 31, 2017
    CHANDLER, Ariz. — The South Plains College women’s basketball team picked up its third win in as many days with a 72-57 drumming of Chandler-Gilbert on Sunday to improve to 13-4 on the year.
  • Lady Texans rally to down Scottsdale 75-53 Saturday in Arizona
    December 30, 2017
    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — The South Plains College women’s basketball team rallied from a 27-21 first half deficit to down Scottsdale Community College 75-53 on Saturday at the Bill Culver Memorial Classic to improve to 12-4 on the year.
  • Lady Texans oust Phoenix College 59-43 Friday in Scottsdale
    December 29, 2017
    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — La’Praisjah Johnson poured in 14 points and grabbed five rebounds and Gabbie Green totaled 11 points and six boards as the South Plains College women’s basketball team improved to 11-4 on the year with a 59-43 drumming of Phoenix College on Friday at the Bill Culver Memorial Classic.
  • Lady Texans fall to Mesa 74-65 Thursday in Scottsdale
    December 28, 2017
    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — The South Plains College women’s basketball fell to Mesa Community College 74-65 Thursday on the first day of the Bill Culver Memorial Classic.
  • No. 16 Lady Texans fall to Frank Phillips 68-58 Saturday at the Texan Dome
    December 02, 2017
    LEVELLAND — The No. 16 South Plains College women’s basketball team fell to Frank Phillips College 68-58 on Saturday at the Texan Dome.
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