NCAA says Manziel ‘half’ wrong

August 29, 2013 HOUSTON (AP) — Johnny Football has done it again. Facing another problem that could have derailed his football career, Texas A&M’s Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Johnny …

Sports Briefs

August 29, 2013 College basketball SOMERS, Conn. (AP) — The 1997 AP player of the year trophy earned by former Connecticut women’s basketball star Kara …

Batesville, Midland gridders up next

August 28, 2013 The Batesville Pioneers and Junior Pioneers will get a look at something they’ve never seen and their coaches will see something they haven’t seen in …

Cavewomen v-ballers win 2 of 3 at S-side

August 28, 2013 SOUTHSIDE — The Cave City Cavewomen defeated the Southside Lady Southerners in four sets Tuesday in a Class 4A non-conference volleyball match. The Cavewomen won …

Sign-up set for fall swim program

August 28, 2013 Registration for the Independence County Youth Athletic Association swim team’s fall session is set for Sept. 19, 3:15-6 p.m. at the Lyon College pool, according …

Five players suspended for UCA season opener

August 28, 2013 CONWAY (AP) — The University of Central Arkansas Coach Clint Conque has suspended five players, including two starters, for the Bears’ season opener Thursday against …

Why wouldn’t Johnny Football play?

August 28, 2013 Of course Johnny Football is going to play Saturday against Rice. Why wouldn’t he? He’s being investigated by the NCAA, not NCIS. Cam Newton got …