Sports Briefs

December 23, 2015 NFL NEW YORK (AP) — The Carolina Panthers lead the NFL with 10 players selected for the Pro Bowl. The Panthers are …

Timberwolves win big in Flippin

December 22, 2015 FLIPPIN — The Cedar Ridge Timberwolves defeated the Drew Central Pirates 87-64 in the Bill Ply Classic on Friday as Cade Crabtree totaled 26 …

UA baseball team ranked 24th in preseason

December 22, 2015 FAYETTEVILLE (AP) — The University of Arkansas baseball team is ranked No. 24 in the Collegiate Baseball preseason poll. Fellow SEC member …

No. 7 Tar Heels level Appalachian quickly

December 22, 2015 CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Brice Johnson scored 22 points to help No. 7 North Carolina beat Appalachian State 94-70 on Monday night. North Carolina …

NFL Briefs

December 22, 2015 NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL suspended New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. for one game for his conduct in Sunday’s loss …

Batesville cagers sweep Hot Springs Lakeside

December 21, 2015 The Batesville Lady Pioneers broke away in the second half and the Pioneers survived the second half for two non-conference high school basketball victories …

Lyon basketball teams win big

December 21, 2015 Both Lyon College Scot basketball teams won by big margins against St. Louis College of Pharmacy Eutectics in American Midwest Conference basketball games Saturday …

Izard County cagers win 2 of 3 on road

December 21, 2015 MAMMOTH SPRING — The Izard County Cougar high school basketball teams finished up the first half of their 1A 2-North District assignments in good order …