Razorback News for July 8th

Arkansas coach Houston Nutt wasn't kidding when he said the Razorbacks recruiters would hit Texas harder than ever this season. And it appears the Hogs' coaching staff is doing something right as they have the top three rated prospects in Texas thinking about Arkansas.

Alief (Texas) Elsik tight end Tony Hills Jr. (6-foot-6, 260 pounds) is rated the No. 3 prospect in Texas, regardless of position, by Rivals.com's Jeremy Crabtree. And he's got a handful of paperwork to back up that rating...
Morning News
 
Long before Tony Ugoh's body gave any hint that it would stretch, ripple and harden into a muscular suit of armor, he was a willowy fourth-grader trying to convince his parents to let him play football for the Ponderosa...
Democrat-Gazette
 
A big jump in football TV income helped the Southeastern Conference take in more than $100 million last year to maintain its position as the college sports league with the most revenue. The SEC's take from regular-season...
ESPN

Expect Mike Slive, the SEC's new commissioner (read: sheriff) and chairman of the NCAA's Infraction Appeals Committee, to recuse himself from appeals proceedings later this summer in the Alabama and Kentucky...
The Sporting News
 
A big jump in football TV income helped the Southeastern Conference take in more than $100 million last year to maintain its position as the richest college sports league. The SEC's take from regular-season football games...
CBS SportsLine
 
Welcome to the Southeastern Conference, Michael L. Slive. If you're going to run this conference, you might as well jump right into the muck and see just how deep it is. Hope you brought your life jacket. The SEC has...
USA Today
 
Stephen Lopez is making his first trip to Baum Stadium this weekend. It could be the first of many. Talk around Baum Stadium over the weekend are that Lopez, a catcher for the Arizona Legacy team coached by Tom...
Democrat-Gazette
 
Mississippi State football recruit Deljuan Robinson will undergo surgery on July 18 to correct a leaky heart valve and will miss the 2002 season. Robinson is scheduled for heart surgery in Memphis. The heart problem...
The Sporting News
 
Now that we've finished mocking drafts and studying for random steroid tests, it's time to double-check the sporting calendar. For the love of Beano Cook, only 50 days separate us from college football's opening kickoff...
Fox Sports


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