Pick after pick passed Sunday without an Arkansas player being chosen in the NFL Draft.
Former Razorbacks walk-on Dante Wesley, a cornerback for Arkansas Pine-Bluff, was selected by Carolina with the second pick in the fourth round (100th overall). But the fourth round ended without mention of defensive end Carlos Hall, linebacker Jermaine Petty and guard Shannon Money.
So did the fifth round. And the sixth. Finally, midway through the seventh
and final round of the two-day draft, the Tennessee Titans took Hall with the
240th overall pick. Hall was the only Razorbacks player drafted... Morning News
Former Arkansas coach Nolan Richardson thinks athletic director Frank Broyles
was trying to get rid of him for some time before the school bought out his contract
last month. "I became too big for Frank," Richardson... USA
Good time Charlie has had the blues, but cured them Sunday to make Tennessee's
orange see red. Surviving a rocky first two innings, Arkansas' Charlie Isaacson
(2-5) lasted six to win 9-2 Sunday at Baum Stadium... NW
Sometimes in the NFL draft you are lucky. On other occasions you are simply good.
And in those rare instances when both elements converge -- when the moon and the
stars and the sun and your draft board are all... ESPN
Dante Wesley arrived late for church Sunday carrying his Bible and a pretty good
excuse. Two minutes before leaving to attend services at First Trinity Church
of God and Christ in Pine Bluff, as he does every Sunday... Democrat-Gazette
In a five-minute conversation last week, Arkansas forward Michael Jones said the
same word eight times. He was drenched with sweat and out of breath as he leaned
on the bleachers at Bud Walton Arena. It wasn't the... Log Cabin
The Diamond Hogs spotted lowly Tennessee 10 runs and then failed in a comeback
attempt in a key SEC game between the two teams Friday night. Vols center fielder
Jordan Czarniecki slammed a solo home run in the... KFSM
Jermaine Petty, Carlos Hall and Shannon Money had an uneventful Saturday. So did
every other NFL hopeful from Arkansas. As expected, the Razorbacks were shut out
on the first day of the NFL Draft, which... Morning News
A fan in the stands yelled out in the middle innings what many were thinking Sunday
at Baum Stadium. "Come on, Hogs, and hit this guy. He's only a first baseman."
Backed by the strong return of pitcher Charlie Isaacson... Democrat-Gazette