On the eve of facing former Southwest Conference rival SMU, the Arkansas men’s basketball team earned first national ranking since November of 2007 as it came in at No. 25 in the latest Associated Press top 25 poll released on Monday.
The University of Arkansas women’s basketball team continued its solid play to open the 2014-15 season as the Razorbacks rolled by visiting Northwestern State, 78-30, on Sunday afternoon in Bud Walton Arena
Keyed by a 20-2 run in the first half and a 23-2 spurt in the second half, the Arkansas men’s basketball team picked up its second straight win to start the season with a convincing 83-53 victory over visiting ACC member Wake Forest Wednesday night at Bud Walton Arena.
On Tuesday, the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association named their Regional Athletes and Coaches of the Year and Arkansas women’s cross country head coach Lance Harter, along with redshirt junior Dominique Scott, claimed both honors for the South Central Region
On Monday, the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association announced its final Top 30 Poll of the 2014 season and the Arkansas men’s cross country team closed out the regular season ranked No. 21 in the nation.
Arkansas offensive coaches Sam Pittman and Joel Thomas and players Brandon Allen, Brey Cook, Dan Skipper, Sebastian Tretola, Alex Collins and AJ Derby spoke to the media following the Razorbacks Tuesday practice for the Ole Miss game.
Two games played and two wins for the University of Arkansas women’s basketball team as the Razorbacks defeated Savannah State, 75-46, Sunday afternoon inside Bud Walton Arena. Jimmy Dykes picked up his second career win as a head coach.
Led by sophomore Bobby Portis’ 24 points and junior Anthlon Bell’s 20 points, the Arkansas men’s basketball team opened its 2014-15 campaign with a 97-79 win over SWAC favorite Alabama State on Sunday at Bud Walton Arena.
Coming off the No. 1 recruiting class in the country, the University of Arkansas baseball team stayed in-state on National Signing Day, signing eight players from the state of Arkansas who will join the Razorbacks for the 2016 season.
The preseason accolade list for sophomore Bobby Portis got longer on Monday, and in a big way, as the Arkansas forward was one of 50 student-athletes on the John Wooden Award watch list released on ESPN’s SportsCenter and ESPN.com.
In a game that featured a combined 58 fouls and 71 free throws, the Arkansas men’s basketball team closed out its exhibition season with an 89-66 win over Pittsburg State behind 22 points from sophomore Bobby Portis at Bud Walton Arena.