posted: 05/26/2016 2:32 a.m.
Athlon Sports already has named its top 25 toughest schedules for the upcoming college football season, declaring Southern Cal's as the most difficult partly because it faces defending champion Alabama and closes with rival Notre Dame.
posted: 05/25/2016 5:45 a.m.
College coaches all over the country, especially in football and basketball, know they are entering the most dangerous time of the year.
posted: 05/24/2016 2:53 a.m.
Obviously the bettors, and probably most of the TV audience, were pulling for Nyquist in Saturday's Preakness Stakes.
posted: 05/22/2016 2:47 a.m.
Pimlico Race Course opened almost 150 years ago, and while you would never know it by the presentation TV makes during the track's one great day of thoroughbred racing a year, it doesn't seem to have changed a lot since War Admiral and Seabiscuit hooked up for their well-documented match race in 1938.
posted: 05/20/2016 2:04 a.m.
Standing under an eave to stay semi-dry from a rain that had seemed to have taken up residence in Baltimore, a lesson was learned watching the 1983 Preakness.
posted: 05/19/2016 5:45 a.m.
In this great state there are a large number of difference makers.
posted: 05/18/2016 2:44 a.m.
When the Governor asked Cecil Alexander if he would be interested in serving on the Arkansas Racing Commission there was no hesitation, but there was a caveat.
posted: 05/17/2016 2:34 a.m.
Watching Ken Duke challenge for The Players Championship on Sunday was exciting, if for no other reason than the former Henderson State golfer is one of the really good guys in the world of perspiring arts.
posted: 05/15/2016 3:14 a.m.
Last week was an interesting week in the world of Arkansas Razorbacks basketball.
posted: 05/12/2016 5:45 a.m.
There had been a few texts, but Tuesday the official news release came, and Shane and Lara Pigue have bounced back from a trying time last year with a record number of teams set to compete in the 34th Wally Hall Tournament of Champions over Memorial Day weekend.
posted: 05/11/2016 5:45 a.m.
As people left the first All-Arkansas Preps banquet, the same comment was heard numerous times.
posted: 05/10/2016 2:23 a.m.
It was almost expected that as soon as Nyquist had won the 142nd running of the Kentucky Derby, some so-called experts were declaring he would be a second consecutive Triple Crown winner.
posted: 05/08/2016 5:45 a.m.
Traditionally, this column would be about the world's most popular horse race, the Kentucky Derby.
posted: 05/06/2016 2:14 a.m.
Most likely Harry Rosenblum got the dose of medicine Wednesday afternoon to help him with the terrible stomach virus that's going around.
posted: 05/05/2016 5:45 a.m.
"Regarding Creator, clearly the horses coming out the prep races at Oaklawn have had good success in recent years. American Pharoah and Smarty Jones are two Derby winners this century that came through Oaklawn. Creator is a son of the superstar stallion, Tapit, and he's trained by (Steve) Asmussen." -- Forbes Magazine, May 3, 2016.