Sports Briefs

December 3, 2013 College football LOS ANGELES (AP) — Steve Sarkisian was hired as the coach at Southern California on Monday, leaving Washington to return …

Sports Briefs

December 3, 2013 College basketball Michigan State stays No. 1 for a third straight week in The Associated Press college basketball poll, receiving all but …

Junior Lady Pioneers win narrowly at home

December 3, 2013 Hayley Cormican hit the winning shot as the Batesville Junior Lady Pioneers edged the Pocahontas Junior Lady Redskins 37-35 in non-conference basketball action in Pioneer …

Pioneers punch ticket for state finals

December 2, 2013 ALMA — Once again, the Batesville Pioneers had all the answers for the Alma Airedales. Three times Friday night the Pioneers trailed. Three times they …

Sports Calendar

December 2, 2013 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Monday, December 2 - Friday, December 6, 2013.

Ready for some lobbying, BCS-style?

December 2, 2013 The just-ended rivalry week ranks among the best that college football has seen in forever. Now comes the hangover. Welcome to whining week, that time …

College Football Briefs

December 2, 2013 Florida State and Ohio State are in position to play for the BCS national championship, though Auburn and Missouri are close enough behind in the …