Razorback News for May 28th

Arkansas football coach Houston Nutt seems relieved and relaxed these days. And for good reasons. Besides his Razorbacks setting a school record for GPAs last semester and a recent landslide of in-state verbal commitments, Nutt continues hearing positive news from trainer Dean Weber on the progress of key players.

Returning starters George Wilson, Caleb Miller and Ahmad Carroll have all been under Weber's wing the past few weeks. Wilson -- who set two Arkansas freshman receiving records with 40 receptions for 568 yards...
Morning News
 
With the entire Razorback squad assembled, it was announced in Monday's tournament pairings on ESPN2 that Arkansas (31-26) is third-seeded at the Regional in Wichita, Kan. and will play second-seeded Oklahoma...
NW Arkansas Times
 
Cody Clark had the situation pegged five days ago when asked about Arkansas' chances of making the NCAA Tournament. "If Auburn gets in, then we should get in," Clark said last Thursday after Arkansas defeated...
Democrat-Gazette
 
Tension was high and spirits low just before noon Monday in the Broyles Center Hall of Fame Room. Arkansas' baseball team had gathered to watch the NCAA Tournament Selection Show on a big-screen TV...
Morning News
 
Recent situations involving false information in coaches' biographies have prompted some major-college athletic departments to significantly change how they gather that information and who is held responsible for its...
USA Today
 
The Razorback Baseball team has made the NCAA regionals for the first time since 1999. The Hogs were the 63rd team announced in the field of 64. Arkansas will face Oklahoma on Friday in the Wichita, Kansas...
KFSM Channel 5
 
A mixture of emotions filled Doug and Cody Clark on Monday. They were thrilled to learn that Arkansas earned a spot in the NCAA Tournament. That's what Cody, the Razorbacks' sophomore catcher, and Doug, the...
Morning News
 
DeeDee Brown isn't sure what to list as the highlight of her Arkansas track and field career. "My whole four years has been filled with good things," she said. "I'm hoping my highlight is yet to come." If it hasn't come already...
Democrat-Gazette
 
Alabama may not be able to go to a bowl game this year because of NCAA sanctions, but the team could still end the season with a trip to Hawaii. Alabama officials are negotiating with Hawaii to add a game on...
ESPN
 
On a day when we honored this country's heroes and the courage and bravery they showed to keep this wonderful nation of ours free, we also got a lesson about rewards for perseverance in the sports world. That would...
Democrat-Gazette
 
A major conference recently had its annual football coaches meeting without the specter of allegations or mudslinging. There was no bickering, no backbiting and no fingerpointing. The Big 12 can afford to be above...
Fox Sports
 
A Southeastern Conference official investigating alleged payments to former University of Tennessee quarterback Tee Martin showed a supermarket manager records of wire money transfers from a Mobile sportswriter, the...
The Sporting News


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