Tampa Bay Buccaneers fire head coach

January 7, 2016 TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers fired Coach Lovie Smith on Wednesday night. Smith went 6-10 this season and 8-24 over …

UConn wins 49th straight

January 7, 2016 HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Saniya Chong scored 18 points in her first start in more than a year to lead top-ranked UConn to its 49th …

Scots double up AMC newcomers

January 6, 2016 It was a night for double-doubles and doubling up on an American Midwest Conference basketball foe. Just hours after the NAIA announced the …

BHS, Vilonia split non-district finales

January 6, 2016 In their final non-district games of the high school basketball season, the Batesville Lady Pioneers held off a second-half charge by the visitors and …

Sports Calendar

January 6, 2016 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Wednesday, January 6 - Friday, January 8, 2016.

Hogs break through with OT win over Vandy

January 6, 2016 FAYETTEVILLE (AP) — Arkansas has been involved in plenty of close games this season. The Razorbacks just haven’t had much experience winning them …

LSU gets it together, whips Kentucky

January 6, 2016 BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — It looks like Ben Simmons won’t always have to dominate for LSU to beat some of college basketball’s best. Tim …

Sports Briefs

January 6, 2016 NFL EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Tom Coughlin didn’t fade away in his goodbye to the New York Giants. The 69-year-old, who …