posted: 04/20/2014 3:30 a.m.
People were circling around looking for a parking place.
posted: 04/18/2014 2:43 a.m.
Not sure in all my years as a sports columnist that I’ve heard of a new coach dismissing all but one player from the team he inherited.
posted: 04/17/2014 3:57 a.m.
Bill Ingram had spent tens of thousands of dollars for his teams, the Arkansas Hawks, to play in tournaments from coast to coast.
posted: 04/16/2014 3:53 a.m.
It was almost perfect.
posted: 04/15/2014 3:17 a.m.
There were several solid reasons for betting the 1-4 exacta in Saturday’s Arkansas Derby: A. You have a child or grandchild who is 14.
posted: 04/13/2014 4:12 a.m.
HOT SPRINGS — A gray early morning was chased into the shadows here Saturday as thousands and thousands — 63,186 fans in all — made their way to Oaklawn Park for 12 races that included the Arkansas Derby on a brilliant spring day.
posted: 04/11/2014 3:18 a.m.
HOT SPRINGS — It doesn’t seem like a decade since Smarty Jones captured the hearts of thoroughbred racing and sports fans from coast to coast.
posted: 04/10/2014 3:57 a.m.
Almost as soon as the doors opened Wednesday morning at Oaklawn Park, people started grabbing seats around the podium that had been set up for the draw for the 78th running of the Arkansas Derby.
posted: 04/09/2014 3:42 a.m.
It was an unlikely NCAA Championship game.
posted: 04/08/2014 4:28 a.m.
Kentucky and Florida’s charge into the Final Four, plus Tennessee’s run to the Sweet 16, has given cause to ponder and ask what if.
posted: 04/06/2014 4:13 a.m.
The No. 1 overall seed, the Florida Gators, undefeated in SEC play, went down hard to No. 7 seed UConn Saturday in the semifinals of the NCAA Tournament.
posted: 04/04/2014 2:24 a.m.
For years pundits and talking heads, sometimes called experts, have argued that the teams making the NCAA Tournament’s Final Four should be reseeded or the bracket should be changed to get the best matchups.
posted: 04/03/2014 4:11 a.m.
It made for a wonderful, heart-tugging moment when Carolyn Kyles, mother of Kentucky’s Julius Randle, had to leave the NCAA Tournament Midwest Regional championship game Sunday in Indianapolis with her son’s team trailing Michigan by four.
posted: 04/02/2014 4:15 a.m.
Surprising might be the best way to describe Jimmy Dykes’ hiring as the new head coach of the Arkansas women’s basketball team.
posted: 04/01/2014 3:31 a.m.
Jeff Long got his own fan feedback in an ad on page five of Sunday’s sports section.