Defense, special teams shine for UCA against MSU

FAYETTEVILLE — Having been Arkansas’ offensive line coach during the first three years of former Razorbacks receiver Drew Morgan of Greenwood, lettering 2013-2016, Sam Pittman as Arkansas new head coach in 2020 expected inheriting another tough Morgan.

Regular season volleyball concluded Thursday as teams now look to conference and district tournaments in hopes of battling it out in the state tournament.

FAYETTEVILLE — Last week’s nationally most celebrated losers strive to be winners against each other at Reynolds Razorback Stadium.

FAYETTEVILLE — Adding Wednesday’s announcement of the Florida versus LSU on Saturday game postponement because of COVID-19 related absences to the previously announced Saturday Missouri versus Vanderbilt postponement for the same reason has altered the television assignments of some other Sa…

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Nunez leads UCA at Lady RedWolves Classic

FAYETTEVILLE — Seems it begins at home with De’Vion Warren and Mike Woods established as Arkansas’ leading receivers upon injured Treylon Burks missing the 1-2 Razorbacks‘ 30-28 controversial loss at Auburn last Saturday.

With Conway and Cabot matching up last Friday, there was a chance the Wampus Cats could leapfrog the Panthers in the Arkansas Sports Media top 10 overall poll and the Class 7A poll.

The Central Arkansas men’s soccer team travelled to Georgia Southern in its first Sun Belt conference match of the season.

VILONIA — The rain did not stop the Viliona, Greenbrier, St. Joseph and Conway Christian track teams from running in the Vilonia Everyone 5k on Saturday morning in Vilonia.

FAYETTEVILLE — Neither Arkansas Razorbacks fans nor Arkansas coach Sam Pittman will forget their outrage over the official’s premature whistle blowing the play dead as an Auburn intentionally grounded incomplete pass that appeared to be an Arkansas recovered fumble.

FAYETTEVILLE — Arkansas' near comeback victory ended in a controversial, 30-28 SEC West loss to the 13th-ranked Auburn Tigers Saturday at Auburn's Jordan-Hare Stadium in Auburn, Alabama.

JONESBORO — The Arkansas State Red Wolves used a flurry of points late in the first half and early in the second to take down the University of Central Arkansas Bears 50-27 on a rainy, windy Saturday afternoon at Centennial Bank Stadium.

A little more than four years removed from Central Arkansas’ 28-23 win over Arkansas State in Jonesboro, the two teams are set to battle once again.

FAYETTEVILLE — Two former Arkansas coaches and possibly rainy remnants of a hurricane await the 1-1 Razorbacks Saturday afternoon in Auburn, Alabama.

FAYETTEVILLE — Arkansas will enter Saturday’s game against Auburn with some momentum thanks to a 21-14 win over Mississippi State this past weekend.

FAYETTEVILLE — Senior wide receiver De’Vion Warren has been known as a kick returner for the University of Arkansas, but this season he is also making a big mark on offense.

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FAYETTEVILLE — For stellar performances in Arkansas’ 21-14 upset of 16th-ranked Mississippi State last Saturday in Starkville, Mississippi, Razorbacks junior linebacker Bumper Pool and junior safety Joe Foucha were named SEC Co-Defensive Players of the Week Monday by the SEC Office in Birmin…

“If that’s best the FCS has to offer, I like where we’re at in our progression. We have a chance if we channel this in the right direction moving forward to be a really good football team.”

FAYETTEVILLE — Hard to believe the Razorbacks could break their 20-game SEC losing streak winning over 16th-ranked Mississippi State in Starkville, Mississippi, while losing their best running back, best receiver and best cornerback to injuries.

FARGO, North Dakota — Saturday afternoon's one and only showcase game for the top-ranked powerhouse North Dakota State nearly turned into their first loss since 2017.

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