Basketball in town tonight

January 3, 2014 Vilonia Lady Eagles (11-2) vs. Batesville Lady Pioneers (2-9) at Pioneer Gym, 6 p.m. The Lady Eagles losses were to neighbors to the West, …

ASU clobbers UT-Arlington

January 3, 2014 ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Reserve Ed Townsel scored 20 points and the Arkansas State defense controlled one of the highest-scoring duos in the country as …

Sports Calendar

January 3, 2014 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, January 3 - Saturday, January 4, 2014.

Sooners stun Tide in Sugar Bowl

January 3, 2014 NEW ORLEANS (AP) — In the final year of the BCS, Oklahoma Coach Bob Stoops won the one major bowl that had eluded him, and …

Sports Briefs

January 3, 2014 Pro football TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Buccaneers say Lovie Smith is the ideal man to coach Tampa Bay. The team made …

Basketball in town tonight

January 2, 2014 William Baptist College Lady Eagles (5-2, 1-0) vs. Lyon Scots (5-4, 1-0) at Becknell Gymnasium, 5:30 p.m. Both teams won their last time out.

Cougar soph named to NEA all-tourney team

January 2, 2014 Andrew Walker, a sophomore for the Izard County Cougars, was selected to the Northeast Arkansas Invitational Division I All-Tournament team on Monday night. This information …

Spoonhour scholarship fund started

January 2, 2014 SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — The widow of former men’s basketball Coach Charlie Spoonhour has established a scholarship fund in his memory at Missouri State University.