Impressive on the basketball court, Eric Ferguson sold himself to Arkansas' new basketball coach with a couple of words off the court.
"He told me that one of his favorite players was Mateen Cleaves and he liked to play that way," Stan Heath said. "So, I'm hoping I get bang for my buck."
Heath was an assistant at Michigan State in 2000 when Cleaves decided to pass
up NBA money and return for his senior year. In the NCAA final against Florida,
he didn't miss on three 3-pointers and scored 13 points as... Morning News
Arkansas Athletic Director Frank Broyles, who was diagnosed with prostate cancer
two months ago, said he will travel to the Mayo Clinic and choose a course of
treatment this week. Broyles, 77, had said last month... Democrat-Gazette
The John R. Wooden Award announced the Wooden Award Preseason All-American Team.
A list of 50 student-athletes who, based on last year's individual performance
and team records, are the early frontrunners for... The SEC
Arkansas running back Cedric Cobbs was fined $700, ordered to do 20 hours of community
service and given six months' probation Tuesday for driving and marijuana convictions.
Glendree Cobbs, the mother of the... ESPN
A North Little Rock District judge sentenced Arkansas Razorbacks running back
Cedric Cobbs, 21, to a fine and community service Tuesday on convictions stemming
from a Jan. 8 traffic stop. But, after the sentencing... Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas junior running back Cedric Cobbs will carry his legal troubles into this
season after deciding to appeal the sentence handed down Tuesday in North Little
Rock District Court for convictions of driving while intoxicated... Morning News
It's college football's version of an eclipse. Thanks to an odd twist in the calender
-- there are 14 Saturdays from Labor Day until Nov. 30 -- teams were able to schedule
12 regular season games. While this doesn't happen... ESPN
The winner of the SEC West race might not be represented in the conference's championship
game. The Crimson Tide could emerge, but NCAA sanctions ban them from postseason
play. Nevertheless, The... The
When Bob Stoops took over the Oklahoma program in 1999, the once-proud Sooners
had sunk to a state beyond disrepair. But Stoops restored the tradition in short
order, and in his fourth season we think he has... CNNSI