ASU women advance in WNIT

March 19, 2015 JONESBORO (AP) — The Arkansas State women’s basketball team has advanced to the second round of the Women’s National Invitation Tournament with a 61-49 …

Shields released as UALR hoops coach

March 19, 2015 LITTLE ROCK (AP) — The University of Arkansas at Little Rock says men’s basketball Coach Steve Shields isn’t being kept on at the school …

Basketball Briefs

March 19, 2015 College basketball DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Kendall Pollard scored 17 points, and the Dayton Flyers used every bit of their home-court advantage …

Lady Rams win twice, stay on top in 5A-East

March 18, 2015 PARAGOULD — The champions are still on top. The Paragould Lady Rams, 5A-East District champions and state semifinalists last spring, swept the Batesville …

Lady Mustangs keep on winning

March 18, 2015 BEE BRANCH — The Midland Lady Mustangs remained undefeated at 3-0 by shutting out the South Side Bee Branch Lady Hornets 3-0. Paisley Pratt struck …

’Jackets down Eagles

March 18, 2015 BAY — The Bay Yellowjackets defeated the Hillcrest Screamin’ Eagles 5-2 in  a non-district baseball game as Brad Nunnally pitched the loss. Nunnally walked five …

BHS kickers win, lose in West Memphis

March 18, 2015 WEST MEMPHIS — Shutouts were on the double in this non-conference soccer happening, and the Batesville High School teams were winners and losers.