Russ Pennell will be announced as the new head coach at UCA on Friday. Pennell earned some national respect when he became the interim head coach at Arizona State in 2008 and led the Wildcats to the Sweet 16 in the NCAA Tournament. He was a finalist for the head job but Sean Miller was […]
Mark Cuban, owner of the Dallas Mavericks, is known for a lot of things from fiery owner of the NBA franchise to an internet billionaire, but he makes perfect sense with his new revelation that one-and-dones belong in the NBA D-League not college. He even admits it is up to the NBA to make the […]
Friday’s Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame banquet is sold out. All the extra tables that could be added have been added and there is no more room at the Convention Center.
Since last mentioned in this space, the Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame has sold almost 200 more tickets and we are very, very close to being sold out. That’s a great tribute to a great induction class. Lately, in my column, I’ve been thinking if the Arkansas Razorbacks win three of their last four and […]
There are not many tickets left for this great event on Feb. 28 at the Statehouse Convention Center. This is one of the strongest classes ever inducted, from former Arkansas Razorbacks to coaches to Ken Duke, who is chartering a private plane to be present. The class includes; Jim “Bad News’ Barnes, David Bazzel, Gary […]
The last time Bill Clinton came to a game in Bud Walton he was the President, the Arkansas Razorbacks were really good and security to get in for a game against Cincinnati was unbelievable. The press was not allowed to enter at the press gate, but the player’s entrance, where metal detectors and federal security […]