Razorback News for January 15th

The key to many of the Razorbacks' off-the-field problems this past football season began with starting a car. So coach Houston Nutt put the brakes on all that to start the spring semester.

In Monday's first team meeting after the start of University of Arkansas classes, Nutt asked all players to turn in their car keys. He returned them only if the players could provide proof of a valid up-to-date driver's...
NW Arkansas Times
 
Nolan Richardson had no choice. You play in the SEC, you play home-and-home. With 2:15 to play, and Arkansas ahead by 66-65, thanks to Jennaro Pargo's 3-pointer set up by Brandon Dean's "extra pass," LSU...
Morning News
 
Arkansas running back Cedric Cobbs has agreed to random drug testing and other conditions set out by coach Houston Nutt to remain on the team. Cobbs was arrested Tuesday on drug and traffic charges after he was...
USA Today
 
Wednesday night marks the first time South Carolina Coach Dave Odom has brought the Gamecocks into Walton Arena, but it's not the first time one of his teams had faced Arkansas on its home court. Two years ago...
Democrat-Gazette
 
Maybe opening up a Lane can get Arkansas through a zone's dead end. Burly 6-6 junior center-forward Alonzo Lane either will start against South Carolina Wednesday night at Walton Arena, coach Nolan Richardson...
NW Arkansas Times
 
No. 9 South Carolina looked tired and out of synch early on against Arkansas. Then came halftime. Arkansas coach Gary Blair said South Carolina probably knew it could regroup because of what the Lady...
Log Cabin Democrat
 
Tallahassee (Fla.) Godby High offensive lineman Brian Johnson (6-foot-5, 302 pounds) is excited about his upcoming visit to Arkansas this weekend. "The opportunity to play early at Arkansas seems very appealing. I'll...
Morning News
 
One sure hopes University of Arkansas basketball fans don't go leaping off the bandwagon because of the Razorbacks' inability to hold a 13-point lead in Baton Rouge, La., on Sunday afternoon. Yes, this loss looked...
Democrat-Gazette
 
In an effort to seize command of a football program some believe has swerved out of control because of too many brushes with the law in the past year, Arkansas coach Houston Nutt took the keys from his players...
Morning News
 
Arkansas lost its first league game of the season Sunday to LSU, 75-69, after watching a 13-point second half lead evaporate in the last 15 minutes. Senior guard Brandon Dean, who had a SEC career-high 24 points...
Morning News
 
Houston Madison's Vincent Young, 6-5, 210 pounds, 4.4 in the 40-yard dash, removed himself from the open market on Sunday when he orally committed to the University of Texas. Young was scheduled to attend...
Democrat-Gazette
 
South Carolina coach Dave Odom can already feel the pressure. And he knows there's nowhere to hide. "There's not enough room in Bud Walton Arena, not enough room in the state of Arkansas, to get away from it...
Morning News
 
Arkansas coach Nolan Richardson called a second-half timeout in Baton Rouge, La., on Sunday afternoon to beg his team to attack the basket against LSU. He said they didn't listen. He made sure they did Monday...
Morning News

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