Sports Briefs

December 24, 2015 SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Daily fantasy sports betting is illegal gambling under Illinois law, Attorney General Lisa Madigan said Wednesday. Madigan’s opinion, sought by two …

4 area teams to play at NEA today

December 23, 2015 Four area high school basketball teams are scheduled to play in the Northeast Arkansas Invitational Tournament today in Jonesboro, not six as was incorrectly …

Red Wolves win 77-67 over struggling Bears

December 23, 2015 JONESBORO (AP) — Anthony Livingston totaled 22 points and seven rebounds as Arkansas State put together a strong second half to hold off Central …

Hogs reign blocks, beat Osprey long shots

December 23, 2015 FAYETTEVILLE — The long shot for the long-shooting University of North Florida Ospreys to beat the Arkansas Razorbacks in Walton Arena went by the …

Red Raiders hang first loss on Trojans

December 23, 2015 LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Zach Smith recorded his first career double-double with 12 points and 12 rebounds in Texas Tech’s 65-53 win over the …

Sports Calendar

December 23, 2015 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Wednesday, December 23 - Saturday, December 26, 2015.