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New ruling shall benefit Arkansas’ recruiting process

LITTLE ROCK — Selling parents of athletes on the University of Arkansas, the Razorback athletics department can offer a practical asset unmatched by any of the seven SEC schools that are constants on the football schedule. At best, others offer bare bone versions of the same resource or an inconvenience is in play.

Weather cancels UAPB weekend games

After his team’s Southwestern Athletic Conference series with Southern University was canceled due to already fallen rain and expected rain through the weekend, Arkansas-Pine Bluff baseball coach Carlos James did something few coaches, in any sport, would ever do: He admitted his focus isn’t on his team’s next game.

Weevils sweep Savage Storm

DURANT, Okla. — The 25th-ranked Arkansas-Monticello baseball team earned its fourth Great American Conference series sweep of the season by defeating Southeastern Oklahoma State twice on Saturday by final scores of 13-3 and 6-5.

Jackets fall to Panthers

BENTON — What was expected to be a highly competitive game between two of the top teams in the 6A-South Conference ended up being a statement victory for the Benton Panthers.

UAM announces yearly award winners

MONTICELLO — The University of Arkansas at Monticello Department of Athletics held its annual student-athlete banquet on Wednesday night to celebrate the athletic, academic and civic accomplishments during the 2015-16 year. Five department-wide awards were handed out for male and female athletes of the year, male and female scholar athletes of the year and the Green and White Excellence award.