UA baseball team ranked 24th in preseason

December 22, 2015 FAYETTEVILLE (AP) — The University of Arkansas baseball team is ranked No. 24 in the Collegiate Baseball preseason poll. Fellow SEC member …

No. 7 Tar Heels level Appalachian quickly

December 22, 2015 CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Brice Johnson scored 22 points to help No. 7 North Carolina beat Appalachian State 94-70 on Monday night. North Carolina …

NFL Briefs

December 22, 2015 NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL suspended New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. for one game for his conduct in Sunday’s loss …

Batesville cagers sweep Hot Springs Lakeside

December 21, 2015 The Batesville Lady Pioneers broke away in the second half and the Pioneers survived the second half for two non-conference high school basketball victories …

Lyon basketball teams win big

December 21, 2015 Both Lyon College Scot basketball teams won by big margins against St. Louis College of Pharmacy Eutectics in American Midwest Conference basketball games Saturday …

Izard County cagers win 2 of 3 on road

December 21, 2015 MAMMOTH SPRING — The Izard County Cougar high school basketball teams finished up the first half of their 1A 2-North District assignments in good order …

Basketball in town tonight

December 21, 2015 Crowley’s Ridge College Pioneers (5-8) vs. Lyon College Scots (3-6), Becknell Gym, 7:30 p.m. The Pioneers from Paragould lost their third in a row …

Sports Calendar

December 21, 2015 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Monday, December 21 - Saturday, December 26, 2015.

Dixon sets record as La. Tech downs ASU

December 21, 2015 NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Kenneth Dixon capped an extraordinary career at Louisiana Tech by setting NCAA touchdown and scoring records, all while leading the …