Razorback News for May 24th

Less than 24 hours after Little Rock Mills fullback Farod Jackson orally committed to Arkansas, Mills defensive end Marcus Harrison also cast his lot with the Razorbacks. Harrison, 6-4, 290, 4.9 seconds in the 40-yard dash, picked the Razorbacks on Thursday after also considering Oklahoma, Tennessee and Arkansas-Pine Bluff.

Harrison, who had offers from Arkansas and UAPB, was excited when notified by Arkansas Coach Houston Nutt that he had been offered a scholarship to the UA. "I was really happy when Arkansas offered...
Democrat-Gazette
 
Memo to the Vol Nation and those who would predict its collapse sometime soon. Tennessee is going to skate on this one. The Zamboni has resurfaced the ice. It's as slippery as heck, and Team Fulmer is about to...
CBS SportsLine
 
Arkansas is one of several SEC teams still hoping for a bid to the NCAA Tournament. But the Razorbacks -- like Georgia and Ole Miss, and perhaps Mississippi State -- face long odds. What helps most of the...
Morning News
 
The Southeastern Conference membership will gather next week to salute retiring commissioner Roy Kramer and celebrate a once unimaginable level of success and wealth. They will learn of revenue for the current academic...
USA Today
 
A new artificial surface that should take some pressure off players' knees and ankles will be installed this summer inside the Walker Pavilion, Arkansas' indoor football facility. Arkansas will accept bids next week to...
Democrat-Gazette
 
The Southeastern Conference has concluded that Tennessee thoroughly reviewed academic fraud allegations and submitted a proper report to the NCAA two years ago, university officials said Thursday. The SEC said in...
The Sporting News
 
It's a safe bet Auburn is tired of losing to Arkansas, but there is nothing the Tigers can do about it. At least until next year. Playing for the fourth time in seven days, Arkansas defeated Auburn 8-5 Thursday to eliminate the...
Democrat-Gazette
 
Faced with elimination and a pitcher that wasn't sharp, the Razorbacks turned to Scott Roehl. It was the perfect move because Roehl was nearly perfect Thursday. "The key was Roehl," said Arkansas coach Norm...
Morning News
 
Daniel Lincoln, the Razorbacks' reigning NCAA Outdoor 3,000-meter steeplechase champion and a graduate of the Arkansas School of Mathematics and Science in Hot Springs, was named first team to the...
NW Arkansas Times
 
Arkansas catcher Cody Clark knows it's a good day when he beats out an infield hit like he did in Thursday's 8-5 victory over Auburn. "I'm sneaky fast," the sophomore said. "That's all there is to it." There is nothing...
Democrat-Gazette
 
Arkansas basketball coach Stan Heath has scheduled several camps for this summer, beginning with a junior camp on June 17. Heath and his staff have also added a high school team camp to the schedule. The goal of the...
Morning News
 
Two prep quarterbacks from Arkansas recently attended Nike Camps, and both reportedly made good showings. Russellville's Landon Leach, 6-1 1/2, 185, 4.9 in the 40-yard dash, attended the Nike Camp at Stanford over...
Democrat-Gazette
 
When Dru Samuelson bounced his feet in the belly of War Memorial Stadium on Dec. 8, rotated his body to the left and lifted his arms several times into the near-arctic air, he was as a state champion. Your final score...
Morning News


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