FAYETTEVILLE - Monday’s retirement announcement for Arkansas pitching coach Dave Jorn leaves a large hole on the Razorbacks baseball coaching staff.
LITTLE ROCK — Whether or not Arkansas plays Oklahoma in Houston in 2020, the conversation between the two schools reflects the trend to schedule one-time marquee games at neutral sites, an approach that makes sense on several fronts.
FAYETTEVILLE - Arkansas will travel to Oklahoma State as part of the Big 12/SEC challenge in basketball next season, according to a report.
FAYETTEVILLE - Arkansas pitching coach Dave Jorn announced his retirement Monday, just two days after the Diamond Hogs concluded their worst season in the last 15 years.
The pitching was mediocre. Hitting, too. Defense sorry.
Tennessee had placed Arkansas behind the proverbial eight-ball earlier Friday. The Volunteers beating of Georgia meant Arkansas had to beat Mississippi State in each its final two games, Friday and Saturday, to make the Southeastern Conference Tournament. And that was at the very least.
FAYETTEVILLE - Dave Van Horn said he was not going to watch his Arkansas baseball team play Thursday night on his phone as he attended his daughter’s high school graduation.
FAYETTEVILLE - Formulas don’t get much simpler. Sure, there are ways to convolute it. But Arkansas’ path to the Southeastern Conference has a direct route.
FAYETTEVILLE - They weren’t the usual pitchers, not the ones Arkansas is likely to use this weekend against Mississippi State, but those who threw for Arkansas on Tuesday against Missouri State left little hope for the weekend. And the bats were no batter.
FAYETTEVILLE - The Southeastern Conference announced Tuesday morning a new instant-replay process for its college football season in 2016.
FAYETTEVILLE – The real consequences of the Arkansas baseball team’s final nonconference game Tuesday night are almost non-existent. A much subtler goal could be reached, though, and if it is, it could provide a means to a more satisfying end.
Instead of immediately disappointing, the Arkansas baseball team instead waited until the end to fall apart.
FAYETTEVILLE - Arkansas in danger of having the worst season the program has had since joining the Southeastern Conference.
FAYETTEVILLE - Moveable object, meet stoppable force.
FAYETTEVILLE - Dave Van Horn spoke for all of about five minutes in advance of his team’s weekend series with Alabama.
FAYETTEVILLE - The theme of Mike Anderson’s pre-summer Arkansas basketball press conference Thursday was clear. One word, or action, sat top of his mind as his team prepares for the summer.
FAYETTEVILLE - Arkansas basketball made a pair of long-anticipated moves official Wednesday morning.
FAYETTEVILLE - Late spring is something of an odd time in college football circles. Until recently it was a period when coaches could finally take some time off, go on vacation; beat writers could do the same once baseball, depending on your locale, was finished.
FAYETTEVILLE - “Pearl Harbor” was the No. 1 film in the United States in late May 2001. The big-budget Michael Bay picture starring Ben Affleck and Josh Hartnett was a critical disaster. And while it was the top movie in the country for a pair of forgettable weeks, compared to Bay’s previous effort, it was a box-office disappointment. Reputable outlets and journalists across the world, to this day, call it one of the worst films ever made.
FAYETTEVILLE - For the first time in what seems like a year, the Arkansas basketball team was dealt a bit of good news.