Sports Briefs

May 25, 2012 Pro basketball CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A person familiar with the situation says the Charlotte Bobcats will interview Hall of Famer Jerry …

Indy 500 propels IndyCar into big-league

May 25, 2012 INDIANAPOLIS — James Hinchcliffe can’t understand it. In this sports-crazed nation, there are skilled athletes who willingly get behind the wheel of exotic-looking race cars …

S-side hoops camp set for next week

May 25, 2012 SOUTHSIDE — Southside High School is scheduled to host a girls basketball camp next week, according to a news release from the school The camp …

Former Legion star honored

May 25, 2012 MAGNOLIA — Former Batesville American Legion baseball standout Jason Dahl was honored this week, according to a new release by the University of Southern Arkansas.

Sports Briefs

May 24, 2012 Pro football The players union claimed Wednesday that the NFL imposed a secret salary cap during the uncapped 2010 season that cost …

Hogs KO’d in SEC tourney

May 24, 2012 HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Mike Mayers pitched seven scoreless innings and Mississippi eliminated Arkansas from the Southeastern Conference tournament with a 2-0 victory on Wednesday.

3 UA football players still off team

May 24, 2012 FAYETTEVILLE (AP) — University of Arkansas Coach John L. Smith said three players who were suspended indefinitely after being arrested earlier this month for burglary …