FAYETTEVILLE — Arkansas was confident its punishing ground game would produce against Northern Illinois, but knew it needed contributions in other areas against an opponent that had won an NCAA-leading 17 straight road games.
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JONESBORO — A 24-yard touchdown pass from Fredi Knighten to Dijon Paschal in overtime and a last-second blocked field goal by Artez Brown in regulation proved to be the difference makers as Arkansas State rallied for a thrilling 21-14 overtime win over Utah State on Saturday night at Centennial Bank Stadium.
ALVA, Okla. — For the third straight week, Arkansas-Monticello had its heart broken in the final minute as Northwestern Oklahoma State scored a touchdown with 32 seconds left to win 34-28 on Saturday.
CONWAY — This time the Central Arkansas Bears’ late rally wasn’t enough as the Missouri State Bears escaped with a 33-31 victory on Saturday night at First Security Field at Estes Stadium.
LITTLE ROCK — Fretting about an early deadline, timely delivery of the copy was made easy by Arkansas’ dominance of Northern Illinois.
FAYETTEVILLE — Korliss Marshall wasn’t necessarily on Bret Bielema’s bad side entering Saturday’s game against Northern Illinois. He had, however, found himself starting to slip farther down the coach’s list of options.
White Hall freshman Kam’ron Hunt has been named to the Future Stars Baseball Team for the ninth annual Power Showcase in Miami, to be held Dec. 28-Jan. 2 at the Marlins Ball Park.
SHERIDAN — Senior Kirk Baugh accounted for both of White Hall’s touchdowns as the Bulldogs picked up their first win of the season, defeating rival Sheridan, 12-0, Friday night at Yellowjacket Stadium.
NASHVILLE — The Watson Chapel Wildcats were heavy underdogs going into a game against the high-powered offense of the Nashville Scrappers, but the Wildcats showed no intimidation.