JONESBORO — Head coach Matt Daniel is working through possible lineups as Arkansas State prepares to finish the season without its floor leader.
MANILA — Bailey Augustine sank a 3-pointer from beyond half court as time expired Monday night to give Walnut Ridge a 36-33 victory over Manila in 3A-3 conference senior girls’ basketball.
JONESBORO — A dominant performance against Marion propelled the Jonesboro Hurricane back into the overall top 10 of the Arkansas Sports Media boys’ high school basketball poll Monday.
LAFAYETTE, La. — Trailing by 20 with 15:04 to play, the Arkansas State men’s basketball team trimmed the deficit to two, but Louisiana-Lafayette came away with a 77-74 victory over the Red Wolves Saturday at the Cajundome.
JONESBORO — Down by as many as 16 in the third quarter, Arkansas State mounted a dramatic comeback to force overtime, but a last-second putback did not fall as Louisiana-Lafayette escaped with a 67-65 victory Friday night in women's basketball at First National Bank Arena.
JONESBORO — Top to bottom, start to finish, Arkansas State coach Mike Balado described the Red Wolves’ performance in last Saturday’s 93-72 rout of Louisiana-Monroe as their most consistent on both ends of the court.
The third annual Arkansas Sports Media High School Football Super Team was released Tuesday and for the second year in a row, the Bryant Hornets lead the team with four selections.
JONESBORO — Megan Hedger made two free throws with two seconds remaining in Friday’s game to propel Westside to a 55-53 victory over Pocahontas in 4A-3 senior girls’ basketball.
JONESBORO — Nettleton held a 13-point lead going into the fourth quarter Friday night, matching the margin that the Raiders saw slip away in the final period a week earlier at West Memphis.
MONROE, La. — Arkansas State shook off a slow start Saturday to earn its ninth consecutive victory, beating Louisiana-Monroe 59-44 to complete a weekend sweep in Sun Belt Conference women’s basketball.
JONESBORO — Eleven 3-point field goals helped Arkansas State to a 74-72 win over Louisiana-Monroe Friday in Sun Belt Conference men's basketball at First National Bank Arena.
MONROE, La. — Down by seven in the third quarter, Arkansas State put together a dominant fourth quarter, outscoring Louisiana-Monroe 24-8 en route to a 64-50 victory Friday night at Fant-Ewing Coliseum.
JONESBORO — Westside senior volleyball player Kaylee Cline enjoyed a moment Wednesday that she wouldn’t have envisioned when she was playing the sport in the seventh grade.
JONESBORO — Forty-three high school football players from The Sun circulation area made Arkansas’ all-state teams released recently by the Arkansas Activities Association.
PARAGOULD — Sophomore Bramyia Johnson scored six of her game-high 16 points in a key fourth-quarter run Friday night to power Jonesboro to a 43-38 victory over Greene County Tech in 5A-East senior girls’ basketball.
JONESBORO — Arkansas State head football coach Butch Jones announced two additions to his coaching staff Friday, including Keith Heckendorf as offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach.