Hot-shooting Jenkins fires Scots by Cougars

February 28, 2014 MAYFIELD, Ky. — Lyon College sophomore guard Riley Jenkins, the No. 1 3-point shooter in NAIA Division I, ignited the Scots offense Thursday night by …

Open practice slated at BMS

February 28, 2014 LOCUST GROVE — The oval will rumble again Saturday at the Batsville Motor Speedway as drivers gather to test out their cars in a prelude …

Scoreboard

February 28, 2014 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, February 28 - March 2, 2014.

Razorbacks beat Wildcats in overtime again

February 28, 2014 LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Arkansas didn’t need a spectacular dunk to beat No. 17 Kentucky in overtime this time around. Perfect free-throw shooting worked just …

Basketball Briefs

February 28, 2014 NBA DENVER (AP) — Jason Collins had plenty of gifts for Matthew Shepard’s parents: a basket, a blowout, an autographed No. 98 …

Cougars knock off defending state champs

February 27, 2014 BROCKWELL — It took two overtimes, but the Izard County Cougars were able to subdue the Class 1A defending state champion Bay Yellowjackets 62-60 in …

Basketball in town tonight

February 27, 2014 Blytheville Lady Chickasaws (3-10, 5A-East District; 9-17, overall) vs. Batesville Lady Pioneers (2-11, 4-21) at Pioneer Gym, 5:30 p.m. The Lady Chicks broke Lady …

Local gymnasts win crowns in Cabot

February 27, 2014 CABOT — Stars and Stripes Gymnastic Center’s Kenlee Manis won an all-around championship and a teammate collected an event title at the Emerald Classic last …