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  • Allen Named To Davey O'Brien Award Watch List

    Allen Named To Davey O'Brien Award Watch List

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 4:53 PM EDT2017-07-19 20:53:51 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    FORT WORTH, Texas – Austin Allen added to his list of preseason honors on Wednesday. The Arkansas senior quarterback was among 30 of the nation’s top college quarterbacks, including six from the Southeastern Conference, named to the preseason watch list for the Davey O’Brien Award. The award is presented annually to the nation's best quarterback by the Davey O'Brien Foundation. Ready for his second season at the helm of the Razorbacks’ offense, Allen ent...
    FORT WORTH, Texas – Austin Allen added to his list of preseason honors on Wednesday. The Arkansas senior quarterback was among 30 of the nation’s top college quarterbacks, including six from the Southeastern Conference, named to the preseason watch list for the Davey O’Brien Award. The award is presented annually to the nation's best quarterback by the Davey O'Brien Foundation. Ready for his second season at the helm of the Razorbacks’ offense, Allen ent...
  • Arkansas Football Fan Day Scheduled

    Arkansas Football Fan Day Scheduled

    Tuesday, July 18 2017 4:53 PM EDT2017-07-18 20:53:50 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – With the 2017 season approaching, Arkansas football head coach Bret Bielema and players will host the Razorbacks’ annual Fan Day presented by Pepsi on Saturday, Aug. 12. The event will be open to the public and free for fans of all ages. The team will hold an open practice inside Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium. Players and coaches will be available for autographs later that afternoon inside Walker Indoor Pavilion. In addition, a kids zone w...
    FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – With the 2017 season approaching, Arkansas football head coach Bret Bielema and players will host the Razorbacks’ annual Fan Day presented by Pepsi on Saturday, Aug. 12. The event will be open to the public and free for fans of all ages. The team will hold an open practice inside Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium. Players and coaches will be available for autographs later that afternoon inside Walker Indoor Pavilion. In addition, a kids zone w...
  • Greenlaw Named To Butkus Award Watch List

    Greenlaw Named To Butkus Award Watch List

    Tuesday, July 18 2017 12:05 AM EDT2017-07-18 04:05:26 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    CHICAGO – Arkansas junior Dre Greenlaw was named to the preseason watch list for the Butkus Award, an honor presented annually to the nation's best linebacker by the Butkus Foundation, it was announced Monday. Greenlaw is one of 51 candidates for this year’s award. Greenlaw saw limited action in 2016 due to a foot injury. He started all seven games played and finished with 42 tackles and one interception. He led Arkansas with 35 tackles through the first five games b...
    CHICAGO – Arkansas junior Dre Greenlaw was named to the preseason watch list for the Butkus Award, an honor presented annually to the nation's best linebacker by the Butkus Foundation, it was announced Monday. Greenlaw is one of 51 candidates for this year’s award. Greenlaw saw limited action in 2016 due to a foot injury. He started all seven games played and finished with 42 tackles and one interception. He led Arkansas with 35 tackles through the first five games b...
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  • EPC returns a lot of experience on the offensive and defensive lines

    EPC returns a lot of experience on the offensive and defensive lines

  • New Coach, New look on offense for Corning

    New Coach, New look on offense for Corning

  • GCT seniors ready to step up

    GCT seniors ready to step up

  • GCT looks to put winless season past them

    GCT looks to put winless season past them

  • Corning seeks first win since 2014

    Corning seeks first win since 2014

  • EPC will lean on strong senior class

    EPC will lean on strong senior class

  • Kelly Goes 3-for-4; Redbirds Just Shy at Oklahoma City

    Kelly Goes 3-for-4; Redbirds Just Shy at Oklahoma City

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 11:34 PM EDT2017-07-20 03:34:19 GMT

    OKLAHOMA CITY, Oklahoma – The Memphis Redbirds had the tying run on second and the go-ahead run on first in the top of the ninth but could not push anything across in a 4-3 defeat to the Oklahoma City Dodgers (Dodgers) Wednesday night in Oklahoma City. Chad Huffman hit a leadoff home run in the ninth to bring the Redbirds (61-35) within a run, and Breyvic Valera followed with a single while Wilfredo Tovar walked with two outs. But Alex Mejia...

    OKLAHOMA CITY, Oklahoma – The Memphis Redbirds had the tying run on second and the go-ahead run on first in the top of the ninth but could not push anything across in a 4-3 defeat to the Oklahoma City Dodgers (Dodgers) Wednesday night in Oklahoma City. Chad Huffman hit a leadoff home run in the ninth to bring the Redbirds (61-35) within a run, and Breyvic Valera followed with a single while Wilfredo Tovar walked with two outs. But Alex Mejia...

  • Allen Named To Davey O'Brien Award Watch List

    Allen Named To Davey O'Brien Award Watch List

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 4:53 PM EDT2017-07-19 20:53:51 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    FORT WORTH, Texas – Austin Allen added to his list of preseason honors on Wednesday. The Arkansas senior quarterback was among 30 of the nation’s top college quarterbacks, including six from the Southeastern Conference, named to the preseason watch list for the Davey O’Brien Award. The award is presented annually to the nation's best quarterback by the Davey O'Brien Foundation. Ready for his second season at the helm of the Razorbacks’ offense, Allen ent...
    FORT WORTH, Texas – Austin Allen added to his list of preseason honors on Wednesday. The Arkansas senior quarterback was among 30 of the nation’s top college quarterbacks, including six from the Southeastern Conference, named to the preseason watch list for the Davey O’Brien Award. The award is presented annually to the nation's best quarterback by the Davey O'Brien Foundation. Ready for his second season at the helm of the Razorbacks’ offense, Allen ent...
  • Hansen Named to Unitas Golden Arm Watch List

    Hansen Named to Unitas Golden Arm Watch List

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 4:52 PM EDT2017-07-19 20:52:36 GMT
    Sports - ASU Red Wolves (White)Sports - ASU Red Wolves (White)
    JONESBORO, Ark. (7/19/17) – Arkansas State redshirt junior quarterback Justice Hansen has been named one of 47 nominees for the 2017 Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award.  The award is given annually to the nation’s top quarterback, acknowledging performance on the field as well as character, citizenship, integrity and honor for the game of football. Hansen was a 2016 All-Sun Belt Conference Honorable Mention selections after passing for 2,719 yards and 19 touchdowns....
    JONESBORO, Ark. (7/19/17) – Arkansas State redshirt junior quarterback Justice Hansen has been named one of 47 nominees for the 2017 Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award.  The award is given annually to the nation’s top quarterback, acknowledging performance on the field as well as character, citizenship, integrity and honor for the game of football. Hansen was a 2016 All-Sun Belt Conference Honorable Mention selections after passing for 2,719 yards and 19 touchdowns....
  • Westside will lean on their 16 seniors this season

    Westside will lean on their 16 seniors this season

  • Memphis Sees Seven-Game Winning Streak End in 4-1 Defeat

    Memphis Sees Seven-Game Winning Streak End in 4-1 Defeat

    Tuesday, July 18 2017 11:46 PM EDT2017-07-19 03:46:35 GMT
    OKLAHOMA CITY, Oklahoma – For the second time this season the Memphis Redbirds could not solve Oklahoma City starter Justin Masterson, and the Redbirds’ seven-game winning streak came to a close with a 4-1 loss to the Dodgers Tuesday night in Oklahoma City. Despite the loss, Memphis has won 15 of its last 18 games. The Redbirds hold a 61-34 record, which is still the best mark in all of Triple-A Baseball. Masterson, a former St. Louis Cardinal, gave up one ...
    OKLAHOMA CITY, Oklahoma – For the second time this season the Memphis Redbirds could not solve Oklahoma City starter Justin Masterson, and the Redbirds’ seven-game winning streak came to a close with a 4-1 loss to the Dodgers Tuesday night in Oklahoma City. Despite the loss, Memphis has won 15 of its last 18 games. The Redbirds hold a 61-34 record, which is still the best mark in all of Triple-A Baseball. Masterson, a former St. Louis Cardinal, gave up one ...
  • Kern Earns Spot on NABC Honors Court

    Kern Earns Spot on NABC Honors Court

  • Blaise Taylor makes Weurffel Award watch list

    Blaise Taylor makes Weurffel Award watch list

  • Cross County will have a new look on offense

    Cross County will have a new look on offense

  • Westside looks to turn the corner this season

    Westside looks to turn the corner this season

  • Blaise Taylor makes Hornung Award watch list

    Blaise Taylor makes Hornung Award watch list

  • Coaching legend Taylor joins Brookland's basketball staff

    Coaching legend Taylor joins Brookland's basketball staff

  • Keith Davis added to Brookland Football staff

    Keith Davis added to Brookland Football staff

  • Previewing Southside Football

    Previewing Southside Football

  • Previewing Newport Football

    Previewing Newport Football

  • Arkansas Football Fan Day Scheduled

    Arkansas Football Fan Day Scheduled

    Tuesday, July 18 2017 4:53 PM EDT2017-07-18 20:53:50 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – With the 2017 season approaching, Arkansas football head coach Bret Bielema and players will host the Razorbacks’ annual Fan Day presented by Pepsi on Saturday, Aug. 12. The event will be open to the public and free for fans of all ages. The team will hold an open practice inside Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium. Players and coaches will be available for autographs later that afternoon inside Walker Indoor Pavilion. In addition, a kids zone w...
    FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – With the 2017 season approaching, Arkansas football head coach Bret Bielema and players will host the Razorbacks’ annual Fan Day presented by Pepsi on Saturday, Aug. 12. The event will be open to the public and free for fans of all ages. The team will hold an open practice inside Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium. Players and coaches will be available for autographs later that afternoon inside Walker Indoor Pavilion. In addition, a kids zone w...
  • Taylor Returns to Wuerffel Trophy Watch List

    Taylor Returns to Wuerffel Trophy Watch List

    Tuesday, July 18 2017 4:52 PM EDT2017-07-18 20:52:37 GMT
    Sports - ASU Red Wolves (White)Sports - ASU Red Wolves (White)
    JONESBORO, Ark. (7/19/17) – For the second consecutive season, Arkansas State senior defensive back Blaise Taylor has been recognized as one of the nation’s top community servants after the Wuerffel Trophy announced its list of 108 candidates Tuesday morning. The All Sports Association in Fort Walton Beach Florida presents the Wuerffel Trophy, known as “College Football’s Premier Award for Community Service,” annually.  Named after 1996 Heisman Trop...
    JONESBORO, Ark. (7/19/17) – For the second consecutive season, Arkansas State senior defensive back Blaise Taylor has been recognized as one of the nation’s top community servants after the Wuerffel Trophy announced its list of 108 candidates Tuesday morning. The All Sports Association in Fort Walton Beach Florida presents the Wuerffel Trophy, known as “College Football’s Premier Award for Community Service,” annually.  Named after 1996 Heisman Trop...
  • Kern Earns Spot on NABC Honors Court

    Kern Earns Spot on NABC Honors Court

    Tuesday, July 18 2017 4:50 PM EDT2017-07-18 20:50:48 GMT
    Sports - ASU Red Wolves (White)Sports - ASU Red Wolves (White)
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (7-18/17) – Redshirt-sophomore Connor Kern represents the Arkansas State men’s basketball program on the 2016-17 National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Honors Court. Kern, a sport management major, played in all 32 games for the Red Wolves in the 2016-17 season, averaging 17.0 minutes per game. The guard averaged 4.4 points and 2.2 rebounds while shooting 45.8 percent (38-83) from 3-point range and 79.2 percent (19-24) at the charity stripe. ...
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (7-18/17) – Redshirt-sophomore Connor Kern represents the Arkansas State men’s basketball program on the 2016-17 National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Honors Court. Kern, a sport management major, played in all 32 games for the Red Wolves in the 2016-17 season, averaging 17.0 minutes per game. The guard averaged 4.4 points and 2.2 rebounds while shooting 45.8 percent (38-83) from 3-point range and 79.2 percent (19-24) at the charity stripe. ...
  • Travis Lauterbach To Lead Lyon Golf

    Travis Lauterbach To Lead Lyon Golf

    Tuesday, July 18 2017 4:49 PM EDT2017-07-18 20:49:12 GMT
    BATESVILLE, Ark. – Lyon College Director of Athletics Kevin Jenkins is pleased to announce the hiring of Travis Lauterbach as the new head men’s and women’s golf coach at Lyon College. Lauterbach comes to Lyon from Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia, where he served as an assistant coach for the women’s golf program this past season. “We are excited about Travis taking over the golf program and have the utmost confidence that he will con...
    BATESVILLE, Ark. – Lyon College Director of Athletics Kevin Jenkins is pleased to announce the hiring of Travis Lauterbach as the new head men’s and women’s golf coach at Lyon College. Lauterbach comes to Lyon from Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia, where he served as an assistant coach for the women’s golf program this past season. “We are excited about Travis taking over the golf program and have the utmost confidence that he will con...
  • Greenlaw Named To Butkus Award Watch List

    Greenlaw Named To Butkus Award Watch List

    Tuesday, July 18 2017 12:05 AM EDT2017-07-18 04:05:26 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    CHICAGO – Arkansas junior Dre Greenlaw was named to the preseason watch list for the Butkus Award, an honor presented annually to the nation's best linebacker by the Butkus Foundation, it was announced Monday. Greenlaw is one of 51 candidates for this year’s award. Greenlaw saw limited action in 2016 due to a foot injury. He started all seven games played and finished with 42 tackles and one interception. He led Arkansas with 35 tackles through the first five games b...
    CHICAGO – Arkansas junior Dre Greenlaw was named to the preseason watch list for the Butkus Award, an honor presented annually to the nation's best linebacker by the Butkus Foundation, it was announced Monday. Greenlaw is one of 51 candidates for this year’s award. Greenlaw saw limited action in 2016 due to a foot injury. He started all seven games played and finished with 42 tackles and one interception. He led Arkansas with 35 tackles through the first five games b...
  • Hornung Award Tabs Cornelius To Watch List

    Hornung Award Tabs Cornelius To Watch List

    Tuesday, July 18 2017 12:01 AM EDT2017-07-18 04:01:24 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Following a career-best season in 2016, Arkansas senior wide receiver Jared Cornelius was named to the preseason watch list for the Paul Hornung Award presented by Texas Roadhouse, the Louisville Sports Commission announced Monday. The award is presented to the most versatile player in college football. Highlighted by three 100-plus yard receiving performances, Cornelius recorded 32 receptions for 515 yards and four touchdown catches, while adding a ...
    LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Following a career-best season in 2016, Arkansas senior wide receiver Jared Cornelius was named to the preseason watch list for the Paul Hornung Award presented by Texas Roadhouse, the Louisville Sports Commission announced Monday. The award is presented to the most versatile player in college football. Highlighted by three 100-plus yard receiving performances, Cornelius recorded 32 receptions for 515 yards and four touchdown catches, while adding a ...
  • Taylor Tabbed to Hornung Award Watch List

    Taylor Tabbed to Hornung Award Watch List

    Monday, July 17 2017 11:58 PM EDT2017-07-18 03:58:54 GMT
    Sports - ASU Red Wolves (White)Sports - ASU Red Wolves (White)
    JONESBORO, Ark. (7/17/17) – Arkansas State senior Blaise Taylor has been named to the 2017 Paul Hornung Award Watch List, given annually by the Louisville Sports Commission. Taylor is the second A-State player to earn a place on the award’s watch list, joining J.D. McKissic who was part of the list in 2014. The Paul Hornung Award, now in its eighth season, is given annually to the most versatile player in major college football. The watch list was compiled by a panel of ...
    JONESBORO, Ark. (7/17/17) – Arkansas State senior Blaise Taylor has been named to the 2017 Paul Hornung Award Watch List, given annually by the Louisville Sports Commission. Taylor is the second A-State player to earn a place on the award’s watch list, joining J.D. McKissic who was part of the list in 2014. The Paul Hornung Award, now in its eighth season, is given annually to the most versatile player in major college football. The watch list was compiled by a panel of ...
  • A-State gearing up for fall camp

    A-State gearing up for fall camp

  • Frazier's 9th-inning single gives Pirates 4-3 win over Cards

    Frazier's 9th-inning single gives Pirates 4-3 win over Cards

    Sunday, July 16 2017 5:38 PM EDT2017-07-16 21:38:46 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)

    Adam Frazier's game-ending single capped a two-run rally in the ninth inning that lifted the Pittsburgh Pirates over the St. Louis Cardinals 4-3 Sunday.

    Adam Frazier's game-ending single capped a two-run rally in the ninth inning that lifted the Pittsburgh Pirates over the St. Louis Cardinals 4-3 Sunday.

  • Lynn shuts down Pirates as Cardinals cruise 4-0

    Lynn shuts down Pirates as Cardinals cruise 4-0

    Sunday, July 16 2017 10:13 AM EDT2017-07-16 14:13:10 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)

    Lance Lynn worked 6 1/3 innings and added a rare run-scoring double at the plate as the St. Louis Cardinals cooled off the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-0 on Saturday night.

    Lance Lynn worked 6 1/3 innings and added a rare run-scoring double at the plate as the St. Louis Cardinals cooled off the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-0 on Saturday night.

  • A-State set to host youth football camp

    A-State set to host youth football camp

  • Monk back in Northeast Arkansas

    Monk back in Northeast Arkansas

  • A-State Football hosts Elite Camp

    A-State Football hosts Elite Camp

  • Gosnell adds new wrinkles to the playbook

    Gosnell adds new wrinkles to the playbook

  • Highland seniors leading by example

    Highland seniors leading by example

  • Kelly Walks Off, Redbirds Win 12th in Last 14 Games

    Kelly Walks Off, Redbirds Win 12th in Last 14 Games

    Friday, July 14 2017 11:31 PM EDT2017-07-15 03:31:05 GMT
    MEMPHIS, Tennessee – Down 1-0 in the bottom of the eighth, the Memphis Redbirds got a lead-off home run by Alex Mejia in the home-half of the eighth and then a walk-off single by Carson Kellyin the bottom of the ninth to take a 2-1 win over the Round Rock Express (Rangers) Friday night at AutoZone Park. The Redbirds have won 12 of their last 14 games and continue the best record in all of Triple-A Baseball at 58-33. Memphis has won eight-straight games aga...
    MEMPHIS, Tennessee – Down 1-0 in the bottom of the eighth, the Memphis Redbirds got a lead-off home run by Alex Mejia in the home-half of the eighth and then a walk-off single by Carson Kellyin the bottom of the ninth to take a 2-1 win over the Round Rock Express (Rangers) Friday night at AutoZone Park. The Redbirds have won 12 of their last 14 games and continue the best record in all of Triple-A Baseball at 58-33. Memphis has won eight-straight games aga...
  • Thorpe Award Names Clifton to Preseason Watch List

    Thorpe Award Names Clifton to Preseason Watch List

    Friday, July 14 2017 10:24 PM EDT2017-07-15 02:24:31 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    JONESBORO, Ark. (7/14/17) – Arkansas State junior defensive back Justin Clifton has been named to the 2017 Jim Thorpe Award Watch List, presented annually to the nation’s best defensive back. Clifton was a Second-Team All-Sun Belt Conference for the Red Wolves in 2016 where he recorded a career-high 87 tackles, the second most on the team. He ranked 20th in the Sun Belt in tackles with 6.7 per game and finished the year with a career-best eight tackles for loss. He h...
    JONESBORO, Ark. (7/14/17) – Arkansas State junior defensive back Justin Clifton has been named to the 2017 Jim Thorpe Award Watch List, presented annually to the nation’s best defensive back. Clifton was a Second-Team All-Sun Belt Conference for the Red Wolves in 2016 where he recorded a career-high 87 tackles, the second most on the team. He ranked 20th in the Sun Belt in tackles with 6.7 per game and finished the year with a career-best eight tackles for loss. He h...
  • Allen, Ragnow Named Preseason All-SEC

    Allen, Ragnow Named Preseason All-SEC

    Friday, July 14 2017 9:49 PM EDT2017-07-15 01:49:19 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    HOOVER, Ala. – Senior offensive captains center Frank Ragnow and quarterback Austin Allen were named preseason All-SEC on Friday, as voted on by the media at SEC Football Media Days. A first-team All-American by Pro Football Focus (PFF) in 2016, Ragnow led the way on the first team, while Allen, the SEC’s total passing yardage leader from last season, earned a spot on the third team. Ragnow has made 26 straight starts heading into his senior campaign with 14 at righ...
    HOOVER, Ala. – Senior offensive captains center Frank Ragnow and quarterback Austin Allen were named preseason All-SEC on Friday, as voted on by the media at SEC Football Media Days. A first-team All-American by Pro Football Focus (PFF) in 2016, Ragnow led the way on the first team, while Allen, the SEC’s total passing yardage leader from last season, earned a spot on the third team. Ragnow has made 26 straight starts heading into his senior campaign with 14 at righ...
  • A-State's Justin Clifton makes Jim Thorpe Watch List

    A-State's Justin Clifton makes Jim Thorpe Watch List

  • A-State Elite Football Camp

    A-State Elite Football Camp

  • High Expectations for Gosnell Football

    High Expectations for Gosnell Football

  • Leadership the key to success for Highland Football

    Leadership the key to success for Highland Football

  • Nettleton football enters camp with moxie

    Nettleton football enters camp with moxie

  • Paragould football sees commitment from all levels

    Paragould football sees commitment from all levels

  • Accolades continue to pile up Rolland-Jones

    Accolades continue to pile up Rolland-Jones

  • Rolland-Jones Named to Nagurski Award Watch List

    Rolland-Jones Named to Nagurski Award Watch List

    Thursday, July 13 2017 11:48 PM EDT2017-07-14 03:48:58 GMT
    Sports - ASU Red Wolves (White)Sports - ASU Red Wolves (White)
    JONESBORO, Ark. (7/13/17) – Arkansas State’s Ja’Von Rolland-Jones, the reigning Sun Belt Conference Player of the Year, has been named to the Bronko Nagurski Preseason Award Watch List, presented annually to the nation’s top defensive player. The Mesquite, Texas native is the first student-athlete in school history to be named to the watch list twice in a career, after also being named to the preseason award watch list in 2016. He also joins Tyrell Johnson as ...
    JONESBORO, Ark. (7/13/17) – Arkansas State’s Ja’Von Rolland-Jones, the reigning Sun Belt Conference Player of the Year, has been named to the Bronko Nagurski Preseason Award Watch List, presented annually to the nation’s top defensive player. The Mesquite, Texas native is the first student-athlete in school history to be named to the watch list twice in a career, after also being named to the preseason award watch list in 2016. He also joins Tyrell Johnson as ...
  • Redbirds Stay Hot After All-Star Break with 6-2 Win

    Redbirds Stay Hot After All-Star Break with 6-2 Win

    Thursday, July 13 2017 11:31 PM EDT2017-07-14 03:31:17 GMT
    MEMPHIS, Tennessee – The Memphis Redbirds picked up right where they left off in the second-half opener Thursday night at AutoZone Park, taking down the Round Rock Express (Rangers) 6-2 for their 11th win in the last 13 games. The Redbirds (57-33) entered the day with the best record in Triple-A Baseball and as one of four teams in all of Minor League Baseball with 56-plus wins on the season. Led by Marco Gonzales, three Redbirds hurlers limited the Express ...
    MEMPHIS, Tennessee – The Memphis Redbirds picked up right where they left off in the second-half opener Thursday night at AutoZone Park, taking down the Round Rock Express (Rangers) 6-2 for their 11th win in the last 13 games. The Redbirds (57-33) entered the day with the best record in Triple-A Baseball and as one of four teams in all of Minor League Baseball with 56-plus wins on the season. Led by Marco Gonzales, three Redbirds hurlers limited the Express ...
  • Paragould's Coach Sloas likes his team's buy in

    Paragould's Coach Sloas likes his team's buy in

  • Nettleton believes it will be a special season

    Nettleton believes it will be a special season

  • Nettleton's Mya Love receives first D-1 offer

    Nettleton's Mya Love receives first D-1 offer

  • NCAA questions abound for Freeze, even after filibuster

    NCAA questions abound for Freeze, even after filibuster

    Thursday, July 13 2017 2:11 AM EDT2017-07-13 06:11:12 GMT
    Thursday, July 13 2017 4:03 PM EDT2017-07-13 20:03:26 GMT
    Mississippi, Auburn and South Carolina will be the final three teams to step up to the podium at SEC media days.
    Mississippi, Auburn and South Carolina will be the final three teams to step up to the podium at SEC media days.
  • Inside the trenches with the Jonesboro Hurricane

    Inside the trenches with the Jonesboro Hurricane

  • Inside the huddle with Trumann football

    Inside the huddle with Trumann football

  • Ex-coach Houston Nutt sues Ole Miss, alleging smear campaign

    Ex-coach Houston Nutt sues Ole Miss, alleging smear campaign

    Wednesday, July 12 2017 4:51 PM EDT2017-07-12 20:51:15 GMT
    Wednesday, July 12 2017 6:17 PM EDT2017-07-12 22:17:54 GMT
    Former Mississippi coach Houston Nutt has filed a civil lawsuit against the university and its athletics foundation, alleging a breach of his contract because of false statements made by school officials during an...
    Former Mississippi coach Houston Nutt has filed a civil lawsuit against the university and its athletics foundation, alleging a breach of his contract because of false statements made by school officials during an ongoing NCAA investigation.
  • 95 year old Grandpa Bell goes for world record

    95 year old Grandpa Bell goes for world record

  • Forbes says Cowboys most valuable sports team, worth $4.2B

    Forbes says Cowboys most valuable sports team, worth $4.2B

    Wednesday, July 12 2017 3:31 PM EDT2017-07-12 19:31:12 GMT
    Wednesday, July 12 2017 5:18 PM EDT2017-07-12 21:18:41 GMT
    Forbes says Dallas Cowboys remain most valuable pro sports franchise for second straight year.
    Forbes says Dallas Cowboys remain most valuable pro sports franchise for second straight year.
  • 8 year old Dakota Redman continues to improve her golf game

    8 year old Dakota Redman continues to improve her golf game

  • With All-Star win, AL can pull into series tie with NL

    With All-Star win, AL can pull into series tie with NL

    Tuesday, July 11 2017 12:28 PM EDT2017-07-11 16:28:13 GMT
    Tuesday, July 11 2017 2:40 PM EDT2017-07-11 18:40:04 GMT
    With a win in the All-Star Game, the AL can pull into a series tie with the NL.
    With a win in the All-Star Game, the AL can pull into a series tie with the NL.
  • Championship or bust for Wynne Football

    Championship or bust for Wynne Football

  • Wynne is already in a championship state of mind

    Wynne is already in a championship state of mind

  • Pham, DeJong, Voit homer as Lynn, Cardinals shutout Mets 6-0

    Pham, DeJong, Voit homer as Lynn, Cardinals shutout Mets 6-0

    Sunday, July 9 2017 5:52 PM EDT2017-07-09 21:52:00 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)

    Tommy Pham, Paul DeJong and Luke Voit homered and Lance Lynn pitched seven innings of three-hit ball as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the New York Mets 6-0 on Sunday.

    Tommy Pham, Paul DeJong and Luke Voit homered and Lance Lynn pitched seven innings of three-hit ball as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the New York Mets 6-0 on Sunday.

  • DeJong homers, has 4 hits as Wainwright, Cards beat Mets 4-1

    DeJong homers, has 4 hits as Wainwright, Cards beat Mets 4-1

    Sunday, July 9 2017 10:04 AM EDT2017-07-09 14:04:27 GMT
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    Paul DeJong homered as part of a four-hit game and Adam Wainwright won his third consecutive start as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the New York Mets 4-1 on Saturday.

    Paul DeJong homered as part of a four-hit game and Adam Wainwright won his third consecutive start as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the New York Mets 4-1 on Saturday.

  • Hansen and Taylor to represent A-State at SBC media days

    Hansen and Taylor to represent A-State at SBC media days

  • Anderson confirms Echols-Luper dismissed from team

    Anderson confirms Echols-Luper dismissed from team

  • Catching up with Coach Anderson

    Catching up with Coach Anderson

  • Arkansas Adds Home Game To 2020 Schedule

    Arkansas Adds Home Game To 2020 Schedule

    Friday, July 7 2017 3:22 PM EDT2017-07-07 19:22:50 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – On the heels of adding a home-and-home series with Notre Dame to the 2020 and 2025 schedules, Arkansas has announced a home game against Kent State to its 2020 non-conference slate. The week prior to the Razorbacks’ first-ever meeting with Notre Dame on Sept. 12, 2020, in South Bend, Ind., Kent State will visit Arkansas on Sept. 5. It will be the first meeting between the two programs and the fourth current Mid-American Conference (MAC)...
    FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – On the heels of adding a home-and-home series with Notre Dame to the 2020 and 2025 schedules, Arkansas has announced a home game against Kent State to its 2020 non-conference slate. The week prior to the Razorbacks’ first-ever meeting with Notre Dame on Sept. 12, 2020, in South Bend, Ind., Kent State will visit Arkansas on Sept. 5. It will be the first meeting between the two programs and the fourth current Mid-American Conference (MAC)...
  • Sun Belt Conference announces student-athlete attendees at football media day

    Sun Belt Conference announces student-athlete attendees at football media day

    Friday, July 7 2017 2:16 PM EDT2017-07-07 18:16:02 GMT
    Sports - ASU Red Wolves (White)Sports - ASU Red Wolves (White)
    Sun Belt Conference announces student-athlete attendees at football media day NEW ORLEANS – The Sun Belt Conference announced the student-athlete attendees from each of the conference’s 12 football programs in preparation for Sun Belt Conference Football Media Day on Monday, July 24. Sun Belt Conference media day Central will launch next week with the full schedule of the event with links to live coverage on the Sun Belt Digital Network and ESPN3. All 12 head coache...
    Sun Belt Conference announces student-athlete attendees at football media day NEW ORLEANS – The Sun Belt Conference announced the student-athlete attendees from each of the conference’s 12 football programs in preparation for Sun Belt Conference Football Media Day on Monday, July 24. Sun Belt Conference media day Central will launch next week with the full schedule of the event with links to live coverage on the Sun Belt Digital Network and ESPN3. All 12 head coache...
  • Bader Homers in Third-Straight Game in 7-4 Redbirds Win

    Bader Homers in Third-Straight Game in 7-4 Redbirds Win

    Thursday, July 6 2017 11:48 PM EDT2017-07-07 03:48:26 GMT

    Redbirds Sweep Express, Have Won Four-Straight and Eight of Nine                                                        

    Redbirds Sweep Express, Have Won Four-Straight and Eight of Nine                                                        

  • WBC Volleyball Announces 2017 Schedule

    WBC Volleyball Announces 2017 Schedule

    Thursday, July 6 2017 11:42 PM EDT2017-07-07 03:42:32 GMT
    Walnut Ridge, Ark. - The Williams Baptist College volleyball program has announced its 2017 schedule. They have 35 matches scheduled, with 12 being played at WBC’s Southerland-Mabee Center. The Lady Eagles will open the regular season at the prestigious Dearborn Early Bird Challenge in Dearborn, Mich. They will play Judson University and Spring Arbor University on August 25, followed by Indiana University-South Bend and Trinity International University on August 26, in the ea...
    Walnut Ridge, Ark. - The Williams Baptist College volleyball program has announced its 2017 schedule. They have 35 matches scheduled, with 12 being played at WBC’s Southerland-Mabee Center. The Lady Eagles will open the regular season at the prestigious Dearborn Early Bird Challenge in Dearborn, Mich. They will play Judson University and Spring Arbor University on August 25, followed by Indiana University-South Bend and Trinity International University on August 26, in the ea...
  • Mayers Named Cardinals Minor League Pitcher of the Month

    Mayers Named Cardinals Minor League Pitcher of the Month

    Thursday, July 6 2017 11:39 PM EDT2017-07-07 03:39:43 GMT
    MEMPHIS, Tennessee – The St. Louis Cardinals announced on Wednesday that Memphis Redbirds starting pitcher Mike Mayers has been named the organization’s minor league pitcher of the month for June. Mayers was dominant during the month, going 2-1 with a 0.72 ERA over four starts in June. In 25.0 innings, he limited the opposition to five runs (two earned) on 18 hits with four walks and 29 strikeouts. He held opponents to one earned run or fewer in all ...
    MEMPHIS, Tennessee – The St. Louis Cardinals announced on Wednesday that Memphis Redbirds starting pitcher Mike Mayers has been named the organization’s minor league pitcher of the month for June. Mayers was dominant during the month, going 2-1 with a 0.72 ERA over four starts in June. In 25.0 innings, he limited the opposition to five runs (two earned) on 18 hits with four walks and 29 strikeouts. He held opponents to one earned run or fewer in all ...
  • Two Iconic Football Programs Set For First Meeting

    Two Iconic Football Programs Set For First Meeting

    Thursday, July 6 2017 11:34 PM EDT2017-07-07 03:34:50 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Despite a combined 2,400-plus games played on the gridiron and one shared-legendary head coach, the University of Arkansas and the University of Notre Dame have never faced each other on the gridiron. After a combined 250-plus seasons of football that will change in 2020 when the Razorbacks and Fighting Irish meet for the first time. The first of a home-and-home series will take place on Sept. 12, 2020, when the Razorbacks travel to Notre Dame S...
    FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Despite a combined 2,400-plus games played on the gridiron and one shared-legendary head coach, the University of Arkansas and the University of Notre Dame have never faced each other on the gridiron. After a combined 250-plus seasons of football that will change in 2020 when the Razorbacks and Fighting Irish meet for the first time. The first of a home-and-home series will take place on Sept. 12, 2020, when the Razorbacks travel to Notre Dame S...
  • Redbirds Roll Past Round Rock, 6-4

    Redbirds Roll Past Round Rock, 6-4

    Wednesday, July 5 2017 11:44 PM EDT2017-07-06 03:44:56 GMT
    ROUND ROCK, Texas – An early flurry gave the Memphis Redbirds enough of an edge to hold off a late Round Rock Express (Rangers) rally in a 6-4 victory on Wednesday night at Dell Diamond. Memphis (53-32) has now won seven of its last eight contests, surging to a season-best 21 games over .500 and continuing the best start in franchise history. The triumph also assured the Redbirds of a series victory, as they improved to 10-0-8 in their last 18 series and 11-2-9 in s...
    ROUND ROCK, Texas – An early flurry gave the Memphis Redbirds enough of an edge to hold off a late Round Rock Express (Rangers) rally in a 6-4 victory on Wednesday night at Dell Diamond. Memphis (53-32) has now won seven of its last eight contests, surging to a season-best 21 games over .500 and continuing the best start in franchise history. The triumph also assured the Redbirds of a series victory, as they improved to 10-0-8 in their last 18 series and 11-2-9 in s...
  • A-State Tops WGCA All-American Scholars List with Seven Selections

    A-State Tops WGCA All-American Scholars List with Seven Selections

    Wednesday, July 5 2017 7:04 PM EDT2017-07-05 23:04:32 GMT
    Sports - ASU Red Wolves (White)Sports - ASU Red Wolves (White)
    JONESBORO, Ark. (7/5/17) – The Women’s Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) announced Wednesday its 2016-17 All-American Scholars, and Arkansas State placed a school-record seven student-athletes on the prestigious list to tie for the most in the nation. The WGCA’s 952 All-American Scholars includes A-State’s Aracelly Jimenez Rios, Marisa Marquez, Sarah Childers, Emma Miller, Beth Ann Compton, Grayson Gladden and Maci Brooks. The Red Wolves tied Toledo, Yale a...
    JONESBORO, Ark. (7/5/17) – The Women’s Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) announced Wednesday its 2016-17 All-American Scholars, and Arkansas State placed a school-record seven student-athletes on the prestigious list to tie for the most in the nation. The WGCA’s 952 All-American Scholars includes A-State’s Aracelly Jimenez Rios, Marisa Marquez, Sarah Childers, Emma Miller, Beth Ann Compton, Grayson Gladden and Maci Brooks. The Red Wolves tied Toledo, Yale a...
  • Roelf Pienaar Granted Waiver for Sixth Season

    Roelf Pienaar Granted Waiver for Sixth Season

    Wednesday, July 5 2017 3:53 PM EDT2017-07-05 19:53:32 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    JONESBORO, Ark. (7/5/17) – Roelf Pienaar of the Arkansas State track and field team has been granted a sixth year of eligibility as the NCAA approved a waiver submitted by the university. Pienaar suffered a season-ending injury back on January 14 at the Kentucky Track & Field Invitational during the indoor season. Pienaar missed the remainder of the indoor season in addition to the outdoor season, and A-State sought the sixth-year waiver for the 2017-18 athletic season. ...
    JONESBORO, Ark. (7/5/17) – Roelf Pienaar of the Arkansas State track and field team has been granted a sixth year of eligibility as the NCAA approved a waiver submitted by the university. Pienaar suffered a season-ending injury back on January 14 at the Kentucky Track & Field Invitational during the indoor season. Pienaar missed the remainder of the indoor season in addition to the outdoor season, and A-State sought the sixth-year waiver for the 2017-18 athletic season. ...
  • PJ Hilson continues to perfect his game

    PJ Hilson continues to perfect his game

    Tuesday, July 4 2017 5:18 PM EDT2017-07-04 21:18:47 GMT

    PJ Hilson can pitch. "When I get on the mound, it's time to get serious. You got to do what you got to do to win," Hilson said.  He can hit. "I'm usually trying to get ahead in the count so I can get that perfect pitch to drive." Not much PJ Hilson can't do on a baseball field. And he's just scratching the surface.  This summer he's been impressive in extended baseball and American Legion. Even turned some heads in front of college coaches and big ...

    PJ Hilson can pitch. "When I get on the mound, it's time to get serious. You got to do what you got to do to win," Hilson said.  He can hit. "I'm usually trying to get ahead in the count so I can get that perfect pitch to drive." Not much PJ Hilson can't do on a baseball field. And he's just scratching the surface.  This summer he's been impressive in extended baseball and American Legion. Even turned some heads in front of college coaches and big ...

  • PJ Hilson continues to dominate summer baseball

    PJ Hilson continues to dominate summer baseball

  • PJ Hilson continues to perfect his game

    PJ Hilson continues to perfect his game

  • Former All-Star suits up for the Redbirds

    Former All-Star suits up for the Redbirds

  • Highlights: Glen Sain GMC vs. Batesville Highwaymen

    Highlights: Glen Sain GMC vs. Batesville Highwaymen

  • Redbirds win in Aledmys Diaz's debut

    Redbirds win in Aledmys Diaz's debut

  • Mejia's first 2 major league hits lead Cardinals past Nats

    Mejia's first 2 major league hits lead Cardinals past Nats

    Sunday, July 2 2017 9:44 AM EDT2017-07-02 13:44:35 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)

    Alex Mejia's first two major league hits - including an eighth-inning home run - were the difference as the St. Louis Cardinals defeated the Washington Nationals 2-1 on Saturday night.

    Alex Mejia's first two major league hits - including an eighth-inning home run - were the difference as the St. Louis Cardinals defeated the Washington Nationals 2-1 on Saturday night.

  • Leake and Molina lead Cardinals to 8-1 win over Nationals

    Leake and Molina lead Cardinals to 8-1 win over Nationals

    Saturday, July 1 2017 9:20 AM EDT2017-07-01 13:20:27 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)

    Mike Leake pitched eight strong innings and Yadier Molina drove in four runs to help the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Washington Nationals 8-1 on Friday night.

    Mike Leake pitched eight strong innings and Yadier Molina drove in four runs to help the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Washington Nationals 8-1 on Friday night.

  • Meet new Cross County Football Coach Tommy Wells

    Meet new Cross County Football Coach Tommy Wells

  • Wisdom Homers Twice in 8-2 Memphis Win

    Wisdom Homers Twice in 8-2 Memphis Win

    Friday, June 30 2017 12:08 AM EDT2017-06-30 04:08:47 GMT
    MEMPHIS, Tennessee – Every Memphis Redbirds starter reached base at least once, and Patrick Wisdom hit two home runs, to ignite an 8-2 win over the Oklahoma City Dodgers (Dodgers) Thursday night in the series finale at AutoZone Park. Wisdom hit a solo shot in the second and a three-run blast in the fifth, giving him 15 on the season and matching his career high. In addition to all nine Redbirds (48-31) starters reaching base, plus pinch-hitter Rangel Ravel...
    MEMPHIS, Tennessee – Every Memphis Redbirds starter reached base at least once, and Patrick Wisdom hit two home runs, to ignite an 8-2 win over the Oklahoma City Dodgers (Dodgers) Thursday night in the series finale at AutoZone Park. Wisdom hit a solo shot in the second and a three-run blast in the fifth, giving him 15 on the season and matching his career high. In addition to all nine Redbirds (48-31) starters reaching base, plus pinch-hitter Rangel Ravel...
  • Allen Named New Eagles Wrestling Coach

    Allen Named New Eagles Wrestling Coach

    Friday, June 30 2017 12:07 AM EDT2017-06-30 04:07:00 GMT
    Walnut Ridge, Ark. - The Williams Baptist College athletic department has announced the hiring of Todd Allen as the new head coach of its wrestling program. Allen becomes the second head coach in school history and will take over a program that finished in fourth place in the NAIA for the 2016-17 season. "Todd Allen is a great fit for Williams Baptist College and the ideal coach to lead our wrestling program.  He has a strong record of success coaching at the college leve...
    Walnut Ridge, Ark. - The Williams Baptist College athletic department has announced the hiring of Todd Allen as the new head coach of its wrestling program. Allen becomes the second head coach in school history and will take over a program that finished in fourth place in the NAIA for the 2016-17 season. "Todd Allen is a great fit for Williams Baptist College and the ideal coach to lead our wrestling program.  He has a strong record of success coaching at the college leve...
  • Flaherty Selected to SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game

    Flaherty Selected to SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game

    Friday, June 30 2017 12:04 AM EDT2017-06-30 04:04:49 GMT
    MEMPHIS, Tennessee – Memphis Redbirds starting pitcher Jack Flaherty has been selected to represent the St. Louis Cardinals at the 2017 SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game, which takes place on Sunday, July 9 as part of Major League Baseball All-Star Weekend festivities in Miami. Flaherty, who will represent the U.S. Team in the showcase, follows 2016 selections Carson Kelly (U.S.) and Alex Reyes (World) playing for the Redbirds at the time the p...
    MEMPHIS, Tennessee – Memphis Redbirds starting pitcher Jack Flaherty has been selected to represent the St. Louis Cardinals at the 2017 SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game, which takes place on Sunday, July 9 as part of Major League Baseball All-Star Weekend festivities in Miami. Flaherty, who will represent the U.S. Team in the showcase, follows 2016 selections Carson Kelly (U.S.) and Alex Reyes (World) playing for the Redbirds at the time the p...
  • Sun Belt Conference announces 2017-18 Men’s and Women’s Basketball Conference Schedules

    Sun Belt Conference announces 2017-18 Men’s and Women’s Basketball Conference Schedules

    Friday, June 30 2017 12:02 AM EDT2017-06-30 04:02:08 GMT
    Sports - ASU Red Wolves (White)Sports - ASU Red Wolves (White)
    NEW ORLEANS – The Sun Belt Conference announced the 2017-18 men’s and women’s basketball conference schedules on Thursday. The conference will utilize an 18-game conference schedule for each men’s and women’s basketball program. Men’s and women’s basketball games will be played on a Thursday-Saturday schedule as doubleheaders during the 2017-18 season. Travel partners will be utilized as men’s and women’s teams will play identical...
    NEW ORLEANS – The Sun Belt Conference announced the 2017-18 men’s and women’s basketball conference schedules on Thursday. The conference will utilize an 18-game conference schedule for each men’s and women’s basketball program. Men’s and women’s basketball games will be played on a Thursday-Saturday schedule as doubleheaders during the 2017-18 season. Travel partners will be utilized as men’s and women’s teams will play identical...
  • Coach Boyer on new Sun Belt Schedule

    Coach Boyer on new Sun Belt Schedule

  • Catching up with Coach Balado

    Catching up with Coach Balado

  • Overcoming adversity

    Overcoming adversity

    Allie Scott has a prosthetic leg but that doesn't prevent her from competing in favorite sport, tennis.

    Allie Scott has a prosthetic leg but that doesn't prevent her from competing in favorite sport, tennis.

  • Jaylen Bacon preps for World Championships

    Jaylen Bacon preps for World Championships

  • Bader makes spectacular catch for Redbirds

    Bader makes spectacular catch for Redbirds

  • Harding Wins GAC All-Sports Trophy

    Harding Wins GAC All-Sports Trophy

  • Oklahoma City Tops Memphis, 3-2

    Oklahoma City Tops Memphis, 3-2

    Tuesday, June 27 2017 11:59 PM EDT2017-06-28 03:59:01 GMT

    Redbirds Have Lost Three-Straight Games for First Time in Two Months                                                                                                                     

    Redbirds Have Lost Three-Straight Games for First Time in Two Months                                                                                                                     

  • Harding Wins GAC All-Sports Trophy

    Harding Wins GAC All-Sports Trophy

    Tuesday, June 27 2017 11:48 PM EDT2017-06-28 03:48:55 GMT
    Sports - Harding BisonSports - Harding Bison
    RUSSELLVILLE, Arkansas - Harding University secured the 2016-17 Great American Conference All-Sports Trophy after completing an academic calendar that saw three teams finish their seasons ranked in the top 10. It was Harding's first GAC All-Sports Trophy, its seventh in program history and first since winning the men's all-sports trophy in the Gulf South Conference in 2011. Harding also won NAIA Arkansas Intercollegiate Conference all...
    RUSSELLVILLE, Arkansas - Harding University secured the 2016-17 Great American Conference All-Sports Trophy after completing an academic calendar that saw three teams finish their seasons ranked in the top 10. It was Harding's first GAC All-Sports Trophy, its seventh in program history and first since winning the men's all-sports trophy in the Gulf South Conference in 2011. Harding also won NAIA Arkansas Intercollegiate Conference all...
  • Monk will miss Hornets Summer League Training Camp

    Monk will miss Hornets Summer League Training Camp

    Tuesday, June 27 2017 3:03 PM EDT2017-06-27 19:03:23 GMT
    (Source: WBTV/File)(Source: WBTV/File)

    For fans wanting to see Charlotte Hornets 1st round draft pick Malik Monk play in the Summer League, you may have to wait until the preseason to see the rookie lace his sneakers. Monk sprained his ankle in the draft process and will miss the team's summer league training camp and is doubtful to play in the summer league in Orlando which starts this Saturday. 

    For fans wanting to see Charlotte Hornets 1st round draft pick Malik Monk play in the Summer League, you may have to wait until the preseason to see the rookie lace his sneakers. Monk sprained his ankle in the draft process and will miss the team's summer league training camp and is doubtful to play in the summer league in Orlando which starts this Saturday. 

  • Redbirds short against Oklahoma City, 3-2

    Redbirds short against Oklahoma City, 3-2

    Monday, June 26 2017 11:50 PM EDT2017-06-27 03:50:22 GMT
    Memphis, TN (Redbirds) – Zac Gallen struck out eight in his Triple-A debut and Nick Martini was 3-for-4 with two RBI, but the Memphis Redbirds lost a 3-2 contest to the Oklahoma City Dodgers (Dodgers) Monday night at AutoZone Park. Gallen, who arrived from Double-A Springfield earlier in the day, was a third round draft pick by the St. Louis Cardinals just one season ago. He struck out eight without a walk in 5.0 innings Monday night, but he allowed thr...
    Memphis, TN (Redbirds) – Zac Gallen struck out eight in his Triple-A debut and Nick Martini was 3-for-4 with two RBI, but the Memphis Redbirds lost a 3-2 contest to the Oklahoma City Dodgers (Dodgers) Monday night at AutoZone Park. Gallen, who arrived from Double-A Springfield earlier in the day, was a third round draft pick by the St. Louis Cardinals just one season ago. He struck out eight without a walk in 5.0 innings Monday night, but he allowed thr...
  • A-State Men’s Basketball set to participate in Indiana Tip-Off Classic

    A-State Men’s Basketball set to participate in Indiana Tip-Off Classic

    Monday, June 26 2017 6:14 PM EDT2017-06-26 22:14:48 GMT
    Sports - ASU Red Wolves (White)Sports - ASU Red Wolves (White)
    BLOOMINGTON, IN (A-State) – The non-conference schedule for Arkansas State men’s basketball is coming together with the announcement of the 2017 Indiana Tip-Off Classic. A-State is among five teams in the field for this event. Indiana along with South Florida, Eastern Michigan and Howard. The Red Wolves will visit Eastern Michigan (Nov. 16), Indiana (Nov. 22) and South Florida (Nov. 24) while playing host to Howard (Nov. 20). The full non-conference schedule and com...
    BLOOMINGTON, IN (A-State) – The non-conference schedule for Arkansas State men’s basketball is coming together with the announcement of the 2017 Indiana Tip-Off Classic. A-State is among five teams in the field for this event. Indiana along with South Florida, Eastern Michigan and Howard. The Red Wolves will visit Eastern Michigan (Nov. 16), Indiana (Nov. 22) and South Florida (Nov. 24) while playing host to Howard (Nov. 20). The full non-conference schedule and com...
  • Highlights: RBI Rivals Black vs. Sticks 16U

    Highlights: RBI Rivals Black vs. Sticks 16U

  • Highlights: Fat City Nettleton Raiders vs. Sticks 2018

    Highlights: Fat City Nettleton Raiders vs. Sticks 2018

  • From sports star to inmate: OJ Simpson to plead for parole

    From sports star to inmate: OJ Simpson to plead for parole

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 2:48 PM EDT2017-07-19 18:48:06 GMT
    Thursday, July 20 2017 3:04 AM EDT2017-07-20 07:04:25 GMT
    Decades after dazzling sports fans and movie audiences, an aging O.J. Simpson will ask for parole after spending more than eight years in a remote Nevada prison for armed robbery and assault with a weapon.
    Decades after dazzling sports fans and movie audiences, an aging O.J. Simpson will ask for parole after spending more than eight years in a remote Nevada prison for armed robbery and assault with a weapon.
  • Shark jumps out of water during surf competition

    Shark jumps out of water during surf competition

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 7:59 PM EDT2017-07-19 23:59:49 GMT
    Wednesday, July 19 2017 7:59 PM EDT2017-07-19 23:59:49 GMT

    Organizers decided to shut down for the day to keep surfers safe.

    Organizers decided to shut down for the day to keep surfers safe.

  • WWE's Shane McMahon involved in helicopter crash landing

    WWE's Shane McMahon involved in helicopter crash landing

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 1:41 PM EDT2017-07-19 17:41:00 GMT
    Wednesday, July 19 2017 2:16 PM EDT2017-07-19 18:16:37 GMT

    The passenger on the two-person helicopter was Shane McMahon, the on-screen commissioner of WWE's SmackDown Live and son of WWE Chairman Vince McMahon. Neither person was hurt in the crash.

    The passenger on the two-person helicopter was Shane McMahon, the on-screen commissioner of WWE's SmackDown Live and son of WWE Chairman Vince McMahon. Neither person was hurt in the crash.

  • Michael Vick: Kaepernick needs a haircut for job search

    Michael Vick: Kaepernick needs a haircut for job search

    Tuesday, July 18 2017 7:56 AM EDT2017-07-18 11:56:51 GMT
    Tuesday, July 18 2017 6:20 PM EDT2017-07-18 22:20:26 GMT
    Michael Vick has some advice for Colin Kaepernick if he wants another shot in the NFL; get a haircut.
    Michael Vick has some advice for Colin Kaepernick if he wants another shot in the NFL; get a haircut.
  • Park wins US Women's Open in front of President Trump

    Park wins US Women's Open in front of President Trump

    Sunday, July 16 2017 7:26 PM EDT2017-07-16 23:26:05 GMT
    Monday, July 17 2017 2:29 PM EDT2017-07-17 18:29:00 GMT

    Sung Hyun Park won the U.S. Women's Open for her first LPGA Tour victory.

    Sung Hyun Park won the U.S. Women's Open for her first LPGA Tour victory.

  • 8 is enough: Federer gets record-breaking Wimbledon title

    8 is enough: Federer gets record-breaking Wimbledon title

    Sunday, July 16 2017 8:05 AM EDT2017-07-16 12:05:36 GMT
    Monday, July 17 2017 1:46 AM EDT2017-07-17 05:46:44 GMT

    Roger Federer is going for No. 8 at Wimbledon.

    Roger Federer is going for No. 8 at Wimbledon.

  • With Trump looking on, Feng leads US Women's Open

    With Trump looking on, Feng leads US Women's Open

    Saturday, July 15 2017 7:55 PM EDT2017-07-15 23:55:22 GMT
    Sunday, July 16 2017 5:06 PM EDT2017-07-16 21:06:51 GMT

    Front-running Shanshan Feng rolled in a shot birdie putt on the final hole to take the third-round lead in the U.S. Women's Open.

    Front-running Shanshan Feng rolled in a shot birdie putt on the final hole to take the third-round lead in the U.S. Women's Open.

  • Go West, young man: NBA stars cluster in Western Conference

    Go West, young man: NBA stars cluster in Western Conference

    Saturday, July 15 2017 12:15 PM EDT2017-07-15 16:15:06 GMT
    Sunday, July 16 2017 2:36 PM EDT2017-07-16 18:36:27 GMT
    The talent gap between the NBA's Eastern and Western conferences figures to be greater than ever in 2017-18.
    The talent gap between the NBA's Eastern and Western conferences figures to be greater than ever in 2017-18.
  • Muguruza beats 'role model' Williams for 1st Wimbledon title

    Muguruza beats 'role model' Williams for 1st Wimbledon title

    Saturday, July 15 2017 7:54 AM EDT2017-07-15 11:54:59 GMT
    Sunday, July 16 2017 12:53 AM EDT2017-07-16 04:53:53 GMT

    With another victory at Wimbledon, Venus Williams can become the oldest woman in the Open era to win a Grand Slam title.

    With another victory at Wimbledon, Venus Williams can become the oldest woman in the Open era to win a Grand Slam title.

  • US Women's Open: Trump visits, China's Feng leads

    US Women's Open: Trump visits, China's Feng leads

    Friday, July 14 2017 10:11 AM EDT2017-07-14 14:11:36 GMT
    Saturday, July 15 2017 5:17 PM EDT2017-07-15 21:17:06 GMT
    Shanshan Feng of China has the lead after 1st round of weather-delayed US Women's Open.
    Shanshan Feng of China has the lead after 1st round of weather-delayed US Women's Open.
  • VIDEO: Wimbledon fan dons skirt, takes serves from Clijsters

    VIDEO: Wimbledon fan dons skirt, takes serves from Clijsters

    Saturday, July 15 2017 8:26 AM EDT2017-07-15 12:26:29 GMT
    Saturday, July 15 2017 8:26 AM EDT2017-07-15 12:26:29 GMT

    A fan at Wimbledon got a little more than he bargained for after shouting some advice to one of the players.

    A fan at Wimbledon got a little more than he bargained for after shouting some advice to one of the players.

  • Shanshan Feng leads in rain-delayed US Women's Open

    Shanshan Feng leads in rain-delayed US Women's Open

    Thursday, July 13 2017 1:11 PM EDT2017-07-13 17:11:20 GMT
    Friday, July 14 2017 2:02 AM EDT2017-07-14 06:02:45 GMT
    China's Shanshan Feng shoots 6-under 66, takes 2-shot lead early in 1st round of US Women's Open.
    China's Shanshan Feng shoots 6-under 66, takes 2-shot lead early in 1st round of US Women's Open.
  • Westbrook, Biles win athlete of year honors at The ESPYS

    Westbrook, Biles win athlete of year honors at The ESPYS

    Wednesday, July 12 2017 11:21 PM EDT2017-07-13 03:21:04 GMT
    Thursday, July 13 2017 3:42 PM EDT2017-07-13 19:42:23 GMT

    Russell Westbrook won best male athlete at The ESPYS, while Olympic gymnast Simone Biles earned best female athlete honors.

    Russell Westbrook won best male athlete at The ESPYS, while Olympic gymnast Simone Biles earned best female athlete honors.

  • Chuck Blazer, who touched off soccer scandal, dead at 72

    Chuck Blazer, who touched off soccer scandal, dead at 72

    Wednesday, July 12 2017 11:01 PM EDT2017-07-13 03:01:00 GMT
    Thursday, July 13 2017 12:53 AM EDT2017-07-13 04:53:34 GMT

    Chuck Blazer, the pioneering American soccer executive who admissions of corruption set off a global scandal that ultimately toppled FIFA President Sepp Blatter, has died at age 72.

    Chuck Blazer, the pioneering American soccer executive who admissions of corruption set off a global scandal that ultimately toppled FIFA President Sepp Blatter, has died at age 72.

  • Cano 10th-inning homer gives AL 2-1 All-Star win

    Cano 10th-inning homer gives AL 2-1 All-Star win

    Wednesday, July 12 2017 12:08 AM EDT2017-07-12 04:08:37 GMT
    Wednesday, July 12 2017 4:33 PM EDT2017-07-12 20:33:37 GMT

    Robinson Cano's 10th-inning homer off Wade Davis lifted the American League to a 2-1 All-Star win.

    Robinson Cano's 10th-inning homer off Wade Davis lifted the American League to a 2-1 All-Star win.

  • Take me out to the screen: Virtual reality baseball a hit

    Take me out to the screen: Virtual reality baseball a hit

    Monday, July 10 2017 2:57 AM EDT2017-07-10 06:57:31 GMT
    Tuesday, July 11 2017 5:14 PM EDT2017-07-11 21:14:21 GMT
    Take me out to the screen: Virtual Reality baseball is a hit at FanFest, where fans get to feel what it's like to be Buster Posey catching pitches _ without the pain of snatching major league tosses.
    Take me out to the screen: Virtual Reality baseball is a hit at FanFest, where fans get to feel what it's like to be Buster Posey catching pitches _ without the pain of snatching major league tosses.
  • All rise as Judge smashes his way to Home Run Derby title

    All rise as Judge smashes his way to Home Run Derby title

    Monday, July 10 2017 10:40 PM EDT2017-07-11 02:40:13 GMT
    Tuesday, July 11 2017 1:31 PM EDT2017-07-11 17:31:24 GMT

    Aaron Judge dominated the All-Star Home Run Derby in the same manner he has smashed his way through his rookie season, hitting drives up to 513 feet and beating Minnesota's Miguel Sano 11-10 in the final.

    Aaron Judge dominated the All-Star Home Run Derby in the same manner he has smashed his way through his rookie season, hitting drives up to 513 feet and beating Minnesota's Miguel Sano 11-10 in the final.

  • LEADING OFF: Stanton, Judge set for All-Star Home Run Derby

    LEADING OFF: Stanton, Judge set for All-Star Home Run Derby

    Sunday, July 9 2017 9:17 PM EDT2017-07-10 01:17:15 GMT
    Monday, July 10 2017 4:09 PM EDT2017-07-10 20:09:20 GMT
    LEADING OFF: Stanton, Judge set for All-Star Home Run Derby.
    LEADING OFF: Stanton, Judge set for All-Star Home Run Derby.
  • Police: Williams legally entered intersection before crash

    Police: Williams legally entered intersection before crash

    Friday, July 7 2017 4:36 PM EDT2017-07-07 20:36:04 GMT
    Saturday, July 8 2017 1:17 PM EDT2017-07-08 17:17:02 GMT

    The cars driven in a fatal crash involving tennis star Venus Williams could be examined by experts next week.

    The cars driven in a fatal crash involving tennis star Venus Williams could be examined by experts next week.

  • Tom Brady bad at sumo (still good at football)

    Tom Brady bad at sumo (still good at football)

    Monday, June 26 2017 9:08 AM EDT2017-06-26 13:08:53 GMT
    Monday, June 26 2017 9:08 AM EDT2017-06-26 13:08:53 GMT

    The New England Patriot experienced the sport of sumo during his visit to Tokyo, one of the stops on the "2017 Tom Brady Asia Tour Powered by Under Armour." He didn't have much luck.

    The New England Patriot experienced the sport of sumo during his visit to Tokyo, one of the stops on the "2017 Tom Brady Asia Tour Powered by Under Armour." He didn't have much luck.

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