posted: 11/26/2013 1:29 a.m.
Recent speakers at the Little Rock Touchdown Club have talked about how the relationship between coaches and players is critical to recruiting and success.
posted: 11/19/2013 3:46 a.m.
There is no secret as to why Arkansas Coach Bret Bielema and his staff have made Florida an integral part of the Razorbacks’ recruiting game plan since they arrived almost one year ago.
posted: 11/05/2013 3:40 a.m.
Two things were on KATV Sports Director Steve Sullivan’s mind at Monday’s Little Rock Touchdown Club luncheon : Access to the University of Arkansas’ sports teams and high school football.
posted: 10/22/2013 12:36 a.m.
One reason for the Arkansas football team’s apparent lack of talent is ex-coach Bobby Petrino, former Razorbacks center Jonathan Luigs said Monday at the Little Rock Touchdown Club.
posted: 10/18/2013 3:09 a.m.
In past years, the competitive portion of the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure was open to women.
posted: 10/01/2013 4:15 a.m.
At Monday’s Little Rock Touchdown Club luncheon, former Auburn Coach Gene Chizik said the “days of patience and tolerance are gone.” Chizik’s coaching career is a prime example of that. In 2010, with Heisman Trophy winner Cam Newton at quarterback, Auburn went 14-0 and defeated Oregon 22-19 in the BCS Championship Game. A year ago, after a 3-9 season, Chizik was fired.
posted: 09/30/2013 4:24 a.m.
Lou Holtz had a 60-21-2 record in seven seasons as Arkansas’ coach from 1977-1983, with nary a losing season, before he was fired after going 6-5 in 1983.
posted: 08/29/2013 3:54 a.m.
PGA Tour hopefuls are ditching school this year.
posted: 07/08/2013 3:22 a.m.
When Fence Brokers Coach Michael Wilson was looking for a spark, he turned to Mike Lowery.
posted: 07/07/2013 4:15 a.m.
India and Maci Lewis did it all at Siloam Springs, and they did it well.
posted: 07/03/2013 3:59 a.m.
Gary Smith founded the Firecracker Fast 5K 37 years ago, but Thursday morning’s race will be his last.
posted: 03/04/2013 3:52 a.m.
A year ago when I participated in the Little Rock Marathon, I was coming off an 18-month period during which I took up running, lost 80 pounds and eventually got to the point where I could complete a 26.2-mile race.
posted: 02/28/2013 2:58 a.m.
Philander Smith hopes home surroundings help lead the way to a Gulf Coast Athletic Conference title.
posted: 02/27/2013 3:26 a.m.
According to Geneva Hampton, co-executive director for the Little Rock Marathon, approximately 13,300 people have signed up to compete in Sunday’s 11th annual Little Rock Marathon.
posted: 02/23/2013 3:31 a.m.
Rainbow 6 bet brings pot of gold Monday afternoon at Oaklawn Park in Hot Springs, one winning Classix ticket was worth $548,553.40.
posted: 02/12/2013 12:46 a.m.
Arkansas Razorbacks baseball fans can’t complain about their team being underrated this year.
posted: 02/05/2013 3:45 a.m.
As the college basketball season heads down the stretch, UALR men’s Coach Steve Shields and women’s Coach Joe Foley hope their teams can make a strong run toward the Sun Belt Conference Tournament, March 8-11 in Hot Springs.
posted: 02/02/2013 3:54 a.m.
Fayetteville’s Austin Allen and Greenwood’s Drew Morgan were honored Friday as the top football players in the state’s two largest classifications at the Little Rock Touchdown Club’s Awards Banquet at the Embassy Suites hotel in Little Rock.
posted: 01/29/2013 12:52 a.m.
Dennis Nutt has played, coached and scouted at the highest levels of college and professional basketball, so why does he sound so happy about coaching tiny Ouachita Baptist at the Division II level?
posted: 01/15/2013 4:17 a.m.
Time has a way of healing wounds.
posted: 01/13/2013 3:18 a.m.
One of the best high school basketball players the state has ever seen received a long awaited honor Saturday night when the Arkansas School for the Deaf in Little Rock named its court for him.
posted: 01/08/2013 4:13 a.m.
A year ago, the Arkansas women’s basketball team opened the SEC season 0-4 before rallying to finish 10-6 in conference play and 24-9 overall, including a trip to the NCAA Tournament.
posted: 01/08/2013 3:42 a.m.
UAPB men vs. Alabama A&M WHEN 7:30 p.m. WHERE H.O. Clemens Arena, Pine Bluff RECORDS UAPB 3-11, 2-0 Southwestern Athletic Conference; Alabama A&M 6-8, 2-1
posted: 01/05/2013 3:45 a.m.
WHEN 7:05 p.m. today WHERE Convocation Center, Jonesboro RECORDS Arkansas State 9-5, 3-2 Sun Belt; Western Kentucky 10-6, 4-1
posted: 01/05/2013 3:44 a.m.
WHEN 4 p.m. Central today WHERE University Center, Hammond, La. RECORDS Central Arkansas 5-6, 0-1 Southland; Southeastern Louisiana 2-9, 0-1
posted: 01/05/2013 3:43 a.m.
WHEN 2 p.m. Central today WHERE University Center, Hammond, La. RECORDS Central Arkansas 8-4, 0-1 Southland; Southeastern Louisiana 7-5, 0-1 Southland
posted: 12/23/2012 3 a.m.
Lineman couldn’t block out problem Offensive linemen take pride in protecting their quarterbacks and making sure they are healthy and upright.
posted: 12/22/2012 2:49 a.m.
Arkansas Coach Mike Anderson said he knows the Razorbacks’ rigorous nonconference schedule can impact the team in one of two ways.
posted: 11/17/2012 3:28 a.m.
Cardinals’ new duds old school Some sports uniforms remain unchanged.
posted: 10/30/2012 3:38 a.m.
Finding a coach who is a top-notch recruiter needs be a key part of Arkansas Athletic Director Jeff Long’s search for a new football coach, national recruiting analyst Tom Lemming said.
posted: 10/23/2012 3:46 a.m.
Nonconference contracts led to another “bridge” football schedule for the SEC in 2013, Commissioner Mike Slive said Monday.
posted: 10/16/2012 1:49 a.m.
Arkansas Athletic Director Jeff Long said Monday that his search for a permanent head football coach is still in the research phase, indicating that serious negotiations won’t be done until the end of the regular season in late November.
posted: 10/16/2012 1:47 a.m.
The Garrett Uekman Foundation wants to make sure that the memory of Uekman and the disease that took his life will not be forgotten at the University of Arkansas.
posted: 10/09/2012 3:46 a.m.
The 2012 season has been a failure for the Arkansas Razorbacks.
posted: 10/02/2012 3:32 a.m.
Pro Football Hall of Famer Willie Roaf says he always appreciated the way NFL officials maintained control of the game.
posted: 09/25/2012 1:40 a.m.
John L. Smith forgot what state he was in Monday, making for a memorable appearance before the Little Rock Touchdown Club.
posted: 09/18/2012 3:40 a.m.
Pro Football Hall of Famer Randy White said he would not change the way he played the game as a member of the Dallas Cowboys, but he would like to see change in the way the NFL treats its retirees.
posted: 09/11/2012 4:13 a.m.
With Arkansas suffering a 34-31 overtime defeat to Louisiana-Monroe on Saturday, it’s easy for fans to write off the season and fear the worst with No. 1-ranked Alabama coming into town this week and quarterback Tyler Wilson’s status questionable.
posted: 09/05/2012 5:10 a.m.
Howard Schnellenberger has taken pride in building football programs from the ground up.
posted: 09/04/2012 3:28 a.m.
Entering last Friday’s start of the Deutsche Bank Championship, Conway’s Bryce Molder was in 93rd place in the PGA Tour’s FedEx Cup standings and needed a big finish to jump into the top 70 and assure himself a spot in this week’s BMW Championship in Carmel, Ind.
posted: 08/28/2012 3:51 a.m.
Former Southern California Coach John Robinson faced the Arkansas Razorbacks five times in his coaching career and talked about four of those games Monday.
posted: 04/29/2012 3:39 a.m.
‘Moose’ known for name, play Some athletes have nicknames that are understandable.
posted: 04/21/2012 2:12 a.m.
New York spoils party at Fenway Bad news continues to follow the Boston Red Sox.
posted: 03/13/2012 3:39 a.m.
Two of the NFL’s 32 head coaches were black when the NFL adopted the “Rooney Rule” in 2002.
posted: 03/05/2012 5:04 a.m.
Back in September 2010, I was in bad shape.
posted: 02/22/2012 4:49 a.m.
Throughout the Eddie Sutton and Nolan Richardson eras, Arkansas Razorbacks basketball fans were spoiled.
posted: 02/14/2012 3:49 a.m.
A year ago, Arkansas Coach Dave Van Horn said the big question surrounding his baseball team was its pitching.
posted: 02/14/2012 3:46 a.m.
After winning the SEC West a year ago on the final day of the regular season, the Arkansas Razorbacks are picked to win it again by the league’s coaches The Hogs, who have won the West three times in Dave Van Horn’s nine seasons, received 64 points overall from the league’s coaches to finished six points ahead of LSU.
posted: 01/31/2012 3:48 a.m.
Gary Blair gets paid to win basketball games as the head coach of the Texas A&M women’s team, but he also knows that marketing and promoting the sport comes with the territory.
posted: 01/28/2012 3:30 a.m.
Garrett Uekman died on Nov. 20, but many fans got to pay their support to him Friday afternoon at the Little Rock Touchdown Club’s Awards Banquet at the Peabody Little Rock hotel.