Sports Briefs

December 11, 2015 NFL HOUSTON (AP) — Houston star defensive end J.J. Watt broke his left hand in practice on Wednesday but says he’ll play …

Schayes, legendary NBA big man, dies

December 11, 2015 SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Hall of Famer Dolph Schayes, a 12-time All-Star who refined the big man’s role in the infancy of the …

Sports Calendar

December 10, 2015 Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Thursday, December 10 - Saturday, December 12, 2015.

5 Red Wolves named to Sun Belt first team

December 10, 2015 JONESBORO (AP) — Sun Belt Conference football champion Arkansas State has placed five players on the All-Sun Belt first team, and posted a 11 …

Razorbacks’ Henry wins Mackey Award

December 10, 2015 FAYETTEVILLE (AP) — Arkansas tight end Hunter Henry has been named winner of the 2015 John Mackey Award. The university said Wednesday that …

10-0, No. 1 Spartans roll to 43-point win

December 10, 2015 EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Denzel Valentine totaled 11 points, 10 rebounds and six assists to help No. 1 Michigan State rout Maryland Eastern Shore …

UConn star delivers record night

December 10, 2015 HAMILTON, N.Y. (AP) — Breanna Stewart scored 22 points and dished out a career-high 10 assists, becoming the first player in NCAA history with 300 …