While spring football has its detractors when there are inordinate number of season altering injuries, they do serve as a welcome bridge connecting the final bowl game of one season to the start of the upcoming season in late August. Spring ball and also gives fans an insight into who some of the top players might be for the upcoming season.
The CollegeFootballNews.com takes an early look at some of the game's budding
stars that are poised to shed their anonymity as soon as camps reconvene in the
summer. No, a lights out performance in the annual... Fox Sports
Charlie Isaacson is not an artist. And he's not a history major. But Arkansas'
senior pitcher proved he knows a bit about both subjects. Since the history of
Arkansas' baseball program is painted on the outfield fence... Morning News
Oklahoma University outfielder Reggie Willets was speaking of his own team, but
he might as well have been sizing up the Sooners' first-round foe in the NCAA
Baseball Tournament. That would be the University of... NW
Proponents of Title IX are bracing for what they fear could be a weakening of
the federal law when the U.S. Justice Department files its response to a lawsuit
as early as today. The suit, brought by the National Wrestling... USA
Until Thursday morning, only all-session tickets are available in Wichita, Kan.,
for the 4-team double-elimination NCAA Baseball Regional that includes Arkansas,
Oklahoma, Oral Roberts and Wichita State Friday... NW
Arkansas Coach John McDonnell doesn't know which team will win the men's title
at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships that begin today, but he's sure
about the conference. "There's no doubt it will... Democrat-Gazette
When asked about his scholarship offers, Fayetteville's Ronnie Brewer usually
finds somewhere to insert the same three word phrase in his answer: "It's still
early." Brewer -- showing patience and foresight beyond his... Morning News
Arkansas hurdler Sam Glover has been declared academically ineligible to compete
at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships for the second consecutive year,
Razorbacks Coach John McDonnell said... Democrat-Gazette
It's a sweltering afternoon. Shoulder pads are cracking. Coaches are howling.
The familiar smell of mud, sweat and grass rises in a pungent steam from the ground.
The senses conclude: football practice. It could be a... ESPN
University of Arkansas head baseball coach Norm DeBriyn may be a bit older and
grayer than he was when he got the job 32 years ago, but he is neither blind nor
deaf. He also likes reading the paper every day and even... NW
It's going to take some stumbles by No. 1 Tennessee and No. 2 LSU to give No.
3 Arkansas a shot at the 2002 NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships here.
But missteps only matter if the Razorbacks maximize... Morning News
For the second year in a row, University of Arkansas senior 400-meter hurdler
Sam Glover has been declared academically ineligible on the eve of the NCAA Outdoor
Track and Field Championships. Razorback track... NW
Joe Paterno has fallen. The nation is waiting to see whether he will get up. Paterno
has stood tall -- very tall -- for most of his 36 years as head coach of Penn
State. There are the national championships in 1982 and 1986... The Sporting
The University of Arkansas women's track team posted its best-ever finish at the
NCAA Outdoor Championships last year -- fifth place with 31 points -- but this
year's meet is a story of what might have been. "We had the... Morning News
Tennessee sprinter Justin Gatlin could repeat at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field
Championships what he achieved at the SEC Outdoor Track and Field Championships,
but Arkansas distance runner Daniel Lincoln cannot... NW