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    Hogs Win Against Tulsa

    FAYETTEVILLE – The University of Tulsa bills itself the Golden Hurricane but Mason Jones blew the Hurricane away. Behind  Arkansas junior guard/forward Jones’ career high 41 points, first-year coach Eric Musselman’s Razorbacks  gusted to a 98-79 blowout of the Hurricane Saturday afternoon at Walton Arena. Isaiah Joe, Arkansas’ sophomore from Fort Smith Northside, also dealt a big hand Saturday scoring 20 points with nine in the first half and 11 in the second while hitting…

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    Kam Curl Leaving Hogs and Justin Stepp Staying

    Nate Allen FAYETTEVILLE – Kamren Curl, Arkansas’ best defensive back in 2019, is leaving the Razorbacks to turn professional  while it appears receivers coach Justin Stepp will remain the Razorbacks on new coach Sam Pittman’s football staff. Three-year letterman Curl, first lettering as a starting  true freshman cornerback for former coach Bret Bielema in 2017 and starting at strong safety the last two seasons for former coach Chad Morris, on Twitter Thursday tweeted that he is…

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    Lady Razorbacks vs. Tulsa

    Nate Allen FAYETTEVILLE – They say you can’t compare scores and bank on results.This time you could. The nationally No. 21 Arkansas Razorbacks women’s basketball team that routed Oral Roberts, 96-64 on Nov. 14 in Fayetteville seven nights before the hosting Tulsa Golden Hurricane edged same city rival ORU, 67-65 trounced Tulsa, 91-41 Wednesday night at Walton Arena.  As Matilda Willis, Tulsa coach Matilda Mossman coached some excellent Arkansas teams going 67-27 piloting the Lady’Backs from 1981-1984…

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    Sam Pittman Named New Head Football Coach at Arkansas

    Sam Pittman announced as New Head Football Coach at Arkansas during press conference today. The south scoreboard at Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium welcomes new head football coach Sam Pittman. New head football coach Sam Pittman is introduced to Razorback nation by Athletic Director Hunter Yurachek Monday afternoon at the Hogs indoor practice facility. New head football coach Sam Pittman is introduced to Razorback nation by Athletic Director Hunter Yurachek Monday afternoon at the Hogs…

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    Sam Pittman Possible Arkansas Coach

    Nate Allen FAYETTEVILLE – Georgia Bulldogs offensive line coach Sam Pittman, the effective and popular Arkansas  offensive line coach for Bret Bielema from 2013-2015, has become the top candidate to be the Razorbacks new head football coach, sources and media outlets reported Sunday afternoon. Several former Razorbacks who played for Pittman have lobbied for his Arkansas return as head coach. Because Pittman has not been a college head coach, his name seldom has been included…

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    Arkansas vs. Austin Peay

    Nate Allen FAYETTEVILLE – With struggling previously  2 of 32  3-point shooter  Desi Sills finding the range for two game-sealing treys with 2:40 and 2:01 left in the game  after a Jimmy Whitt from Jalen Harris dunk gave Arkansas its first 10-point lead, the Razorbacks finally subdued the determined Austin Peay University Governors,  69-61  Tuesday night at Walton Arena. The victory zoomed new coach Eric Musselman’s Razorbacks to  8-0  going into Saturday night’s road game…

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    Arkansas vs Austin Peay Preview

    Nate Allen FAYETTEVILLE – Whether Arkansas junior guard/forward Mason Jones’ sprained shoulder has sufficiently healed for him to play against the Austin Peay University Governors tonight won’t be decided until shortly before  tip-off, Arkansas coach Eric Musselman said Monday afternoon. Musselman’s Razorbacks, 7-0 of the SEC, and coach Matt Figger’s Governors, 3-3 of the Ohio Valley Conference, tip off at 7 tonight at Walton Arena. The Razorbacks Radio Network broadcasts the game which is Internet…

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    Razorbacks vs. Northern Kentucky

    Nate Allen FAYETTEVILLE –  Minus injured leading scorer Mason Jones and beset by Northern Kentucky Norse star Dantez Walton scoring 30 points, Arkansas dodged Adham Eleeda’s wide open from the corner  missed trey with 14 seconds left  that would have been a 63-62 NKU lead  and prevailed, 66-60 Saturday afternoon at Walton Arena. Senior Razorbacks forward Adrio Bailey was fouled rebounding Eleeda’s miss. He hit two clutch free throws putting the game at 64-60 out…

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    Hogs Lose Finale

    Nate  Allen  LITTLE ROCK  –  A former Arkansas Razorback and two who grew up in Fayetteville wanting to be Razorbacks  doomed the  Razorbacks concluding a second straight  2-10 overall, 0-8 in the SEC football season. The fourth-quarter  10-yard touchdown pass from Fayetteville native quarterback Taylor Powell to former Razorback receiver Jonathan Nance pulled  the Missouri Tigers from a tight 17-14 lead to a 24-14 SEC victory over Arkansas in the season ending game for both teams…

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    Photo of Arkansas vs. LSU  Saturday Preview

    Arkansas vs. LSU Saturday Preview

    Nate Allen FAYETTEVILLE – Picture David vs. Goliath but with David’s slingshot checked at the door. That’s the mismatch expected pitting the SEC’s worst team against the best not only in the league but the nation on the best’s home turf. The 43-points favored nationally No. 1 LSU Tigers, 10-0 overall and 6-0 in the SEC, host Arkansas’ reeling Razorbacks, 2-8, 0-6 in tonight’s  6 o’clock ESPN televised  SEC West game at LSU’s Tiger Stadium,…

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    Arkansas vs. South Dakota

    Nate Allen FAYETTEVILLE – In an Arkansas vs. South Dakota  game filled with renowned 3-point shooters, Arkansas guard Jimmy Whitt outscored them all without trying a trey. On medium jumpers, inside buckets, points off steals and some free throws graduate transfer Whitt hit 11 of 14 shots and  scored an Arkansas career high 24  points leading the undefeated 5-0 Razorbacks, 77-56  over the now no longer undefeated 5-1 University of  South Dakota Coyotes of the…

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    Razorback November 20 Football Practice

    Nate Allen FAYETTEVILLE – With former Arkansas  Razorbacks star defensive back-punter of the 1964  national championship team and Razorbacks 1984-89 coach Ken Hatfield most prominently among them, several former Razorbacks showed support for the current Razorbacks during their present  hard times. Barry Lunney Jr., the interim coach of these 2-8 overall, 0-6 in the SEC Razorbacks since the Nov. 10 open date week firing of second-year  coach Chad Morris and preparing Arkansas  to play Coach…

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