Sports Briefs

December 4, 2015 College football COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Missouri promoted defensive coordinator Barry Odom to replace the retiring Gary Pinkel as head coach. The …

Basketball in town tonight

December 3, 2015 Stephens College Stars (1-1, American Midwest Conference; 3-5, overall) vs. Lyon Scots (1-1, 4-2), Becknell Gym, 5:30 The Stars haven’t played since Nov. 21 …

Former Celtic Loscutoff dies at age 85

December 3, 2015 BOSTON (AP) — Jim Loscutoff, a seven time NBA champion who played his entire nine-year career with the Boston Celtics, has died. The …

Youth duck hunt begins this weekend

December 3, 2015 LITTLE ROCK — The first segment of Arkansas’s 2015-16 duck season closed Sunday with the second segment looming Dec. 10-23. But hunters younger than …