Razorback News for January 25th

Unlike Arkansas, Florida will be in an unfamiliar position when it takes on the Razorbacks in Fayetteville Saturday at noon. The Gators will be coming off a loss. The Gators (15-2, 4-1) dropped from No. 2 to No. 5 in this week's Associated Press poll after losing at home last Saturday to then-No. 20 and now-No. 15 Georgia 84-79. It was the end of a 14-game winning streak and a 15-game winning streak at the O'Connell Center dating back to Jan. 20, 2001.

Florida was playing its second game without junior guard Justin Hamilton, who coach Billy Donovan calls the Gators' best perimeter defender, with a shoulder injury. Hamilton had started the previous 15 games averaging...
Morning News
 
University of Arkansas basketball coach Nolan Richardson has taken the unusual step of placing his players off limits to the media. He says he may also close practice for the first time in his career at Arkansas. The...
KFSM
 
What a time for CBS to visit Fayetteville. The Arkansas Razorbacks are in the midst of four-game skid and with Florida and Alabama on the horizon, it does not appear the skid will end any time soon. But CBS will be here at...
NW Arkansas Times
 
Tennessee is ready to ascend the throne as the SEC's dominant team now that Steve Spurrier is out of the picture. The best indicator was Tennessee whipping out its wallet and rewarding coach Phil Fulmer in the last week...
CBS SportsLine
 
Arkansas' basketball team has its longest losing streak in 16 years, and to break it the Razorbacks have to beat No. 5 Florida on Saturday in Walton Arena. But Arkansas Coach Nolan Richardson said he's not about to give...
Democrat-Gazette
 
Losing to Georgia 81-67 in Athens on Wednesday night was bad enough. Having to stay there a little longer made the trip a lot worse. The Razorbacks stay in Georgia lasted longer than expected because of foggy...
Morning News
 
For an idea of who will challenge Miami's attempt to win back-to-back national titles, take a look at who has had a chance to win a championship the last two seasons. The Bowl Championship Series started to shake out...
Fox Sports

Junior LaToya Thomas had 32 points to lead Mississippi State, but it was freshman Tan White's key plays in the closing minutes of regulation and overtime gave the Lady Bulldogs an 85-82 win over Arkansas in...
NW Arkansas Times
 
The every-other-year trip to Georgia for basketball is a tough day in the world of perspiration reporting. The day started with a 5 a.m. wake-up call for a 6 a.m. Men's Fraternity meeting and after airport security, shuttle...
Democrat-Gazette
 
Whether it was growing up in El Paso, Texas, and getting into skirmishes in his neighborhood, or standing on the sideline engaging in basketball battles, Arkansas coach Nolan Richardson said he's never changed...
Morning News
 
Arkansas lost a couple of recruits to Tennessee on Thursday, including Jonesboro defensive lineman Greg Jones, and another to Memphis. Jones, 6-5 1/2, 268 pounds, 4.87 seconds in the 40-yard dash, chose the...
Democrat-Gazette
 
When you mention the name Brewer in the state of Arkansas with the word basketball tied in there somewhere, the first name to come to mind is the legendary Ron Brewer of the famed Arkansas Triplets of the late 70s...
Morning News

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