Sports Briefs

March 17, 2017 College basketball BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana coach Tom Crean was fired after nine often lackluster seasons. Athletic director Fred Glass announced …

Lady Southerners also lose twice

March 16, 2017 SOUTHSIDE — The Southside Lady Southerners opened play in the 4A-3A Conference 7 at home Wednesday afternoon, falling to the Heber Springs Panthers in …

Panthers win two in Southside

March 16, 2017 SOUTHSIDE — The Heber Springs Panthers swept a 4A-3A Conference 7 high school baseball doubleheader over the Southside Southerners on Wednesday, claiming victories of 14-2 …

Speedway racing season set to open Friday

March 16, 2017 Wednesday morning, Mooney Starr was sounding a lot more hopeful about the chances of the Batesville Motor Speedway opener happening this weekend. “Just …

Sports Calendar

March 16, 2017 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Thursday, March 16 - Saturday, March 18, 2017.

Mid-major players ready for NCAA spotlight

March 16, 2017 The NCAA Tournament gives top players from one-bid leagues the opportunity to share the spotlight with the major-conference performers who have garnered more attention …