Tide’s Harris sheds Honey Buns, tacklers

October 13, 2017 Damien Harris has sacrificed some carries playing in Alabama’s offense, and he is OK with that. The tailback said that doesn’t hurt nearly as …

Syracuse eyeing upset over Clemson

October 13, 2017 SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Syracuse quarterback Eric Dungey was helpless last October as he watched Clemson dismantle the Orange in convincing fashion, a 54-0 …

New coaches take lead roles in rivalry

October 13, 2017 NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Lincoln Riley and Tom Herman have played supporting roles in the long, bitter rivalry between Oklahoma and Texas. They …

TV Sportswatch

October 13, 2017 Today AUTO RACING 11 a.m. FS1 — NASCAR, Camping World Truck Series, Fred’s 250, practice, at Talladega, Ala. Noon …

Pioneers celebrate homecoming

October 12, 2017 It’s homecoming week for the Batesville Pioneers as they will host the Wynne Yellowjackets, who are normally the Pioneers’s biggest rival for the 5A-East Conference …

JV Pioneers drop 36-14 loss at Searcy

October 12, 2017 SEARCY — The Batesville JV Pioneers found themselves in a big hole at halftime Monday night and eventually fell to the Searcy JV Lions …

Bob Stoops sticks up for Bielema

October 12, 2017 FAYETTEVILLE — Addressing Wednesday’s meeting of the Northwest Arkansas Touchdown Club at Mermaid’s Restaurant, retired Oklahoma Sooners Coach Bob Stoops stuck up for a …

On Deck

October 12, 2017 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Thursday, October 12 - Friday, October 13, 2017.