On the back of the ASUN schedule and full schedule release, the Central Arkansas women’s soccer team has added an exhibition match hosting the Paraguay U20 Women’s National Team.

Austin, TEXAS – For the second time this awards season, Central Baptist College has had a student-athlete selected as an Academic All-American by the Collegiate Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).

ATLANTA — University of Central Arkansas’ Tyler Hudson and Jacksonville State’s Nicario Harper were voted the Offensive and Defensive Players of the Year, respectively, in the first-ever ASUN Conference Preseason Football honors, announced by the league office Tuesday.

Brandon Schmidt will continue as Hendrix pitching coach and strength and conditioning coach and has been elevated to recruiting coordinator, head coach R.J. Thomas announced as he finalizes his staff to begin his second stint in Conway.

FAYETTEVILLE — Three defensive line additions from the transfer portal are expected to provide Arkansas defensive coordinator Barry Odom to employ more four-man fronts than he employed for last year’s Razorbacks.

FAYETTEVILLE — For starters, Sam Pittman told Thursday’s SEC Media Days gathering in Hoover, Alabama, that he likes his Arkansas Razorbacks’ prospects.

FAYETTEVILLE — Seems impossible to upstage Alabama coach Nick Saban at SEC Football Media Days in Hoover, Alabama, but a Houston Chronicle story about the Texas Longhorns and Oklahoma Sooners might have done it.

Logan Dye has been hired as Hendrix women’s soccer assistant coach, head coach Jeff Trimble announced.

Hooten’s released its 29th annual football book previewing the state’s colleges and high schools ahead of this year’s football season.

FAYETTEVILLE — Arkansas senior linebacker Grant Morgan, junior safety Jalen Catalon and junior receiver Treylon Burks were named to prestigious college football awards preseason watch lists Monday.

University of Central Arkansas incoming freshman Ibbe Klintman is playing for the Sweden U20 National Team this summer.

The University of Central Arkansas volleyball program earned another academic award Monday as it heads into the 2021 season.

FAYETTEVILLE — Unlike some past years under retired Arkansas coach Norm DeBriyn (1970-2002) and Dave Van Horn, head coaching Arkansas since 2002, the Razorbacks weren’t left out in the cold by the Major League Baseball draft.

FAYETTEVILLE — As humble off the mound as he was 2021 confident on it, Arkansas Razorbacks reliever Kevin Kopps displayed both qualities interviewed Thursday after sweeping college baseball’s two most prestigious awards nationally honoring its Player of the Year.

On Thursday, the Conway Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) announced plans to sign 30 student-athletes from the University of Central Arkansas to “Name, Image, and Likeness” agreements.

FAYETTEVILLE — Arkansas head women’s basketball coach Mike Neighbors and the University of Arkansas have signed a new agreement aimed at securing Neighbors’ leadership of the Razorback women’s basketball program through the 2028 season.

This weekend, Conway will once again be flooded with youth baseball as 89 teams will compete in the Arkansas USSSA Global World Series across four venues.

FAYETTEVILLE — Tuesday’s third and final day with the last 10 rounds of the Major League Baseball draft concluded with six more either current Arkansas Razorbacks or high school seniors signed by coach Dave Van Horn’s Razorbacks now able to consider professional options.

Wooster resident Kayle Browning will carry out her life-long dream later this month as she heads to the Tokyo Olympic Games to compete as a trap shooter.

University of Central Arkansas pitcher Noah Cameron was taken in the seventh round by the Kansas City Royals in Monday’s Major League Baseball Draft.

FAYETTEVILLE — Disregarding his by breaking into pro baseball advanced 24 years age while lunging for his Dick Howser Award status as the best player in 2021 collegiate baseball, the San Diego Padres drafted Arkansas Razorbacks sixth-year senior relief pitcher Kevin Kopps in the third round …

HOT SPRINGS — Former Hendrix standout Joe Nooner was inducted into the Arkansas Activities Association (AAA) Hall of Fame during a banquet Friday at the Hot Springs Convention Center.

FAYETTEVILLE — What Sam Pittman wants by the start of Arkansas’ August preseason football practices is easier achieved than it used to be.

FAYETTEVILLE — Max Muncy, the heralded high school shortstop out of Thousands Oaks, California, signed by the Arkansas Razorbacks, now has a first-round option of turning professional.

Vilonia High School girls track and field coach John Steward was recently named the Arkansas High School Coaches Association 2020-21 Girls Track Coach of the Year.

Conference schedules have been released for Central Arkansas men’s and women’s inaugural run in the ASUN Conference for the 2021-22 basketball season.

HOT SPRINGS — Oaklawn will dramatically impact the 2022 Triple Crown trail by making two major changes to the Grade1 Arkansas Derby – boosting the purse to $1.25 million and moving the date to April 2.

Dear Athletic Support: My son’s football team just started what his coach calls “Dead Weeks.” In other words, this is our two week break during the summer where there aren’t any football practices, workouts, camps or tournaments.

FAYETTEVILLE — In Arkansas, first as a McDonald’s High School All-American at Little Rock Hall then as a 2013-2014 and 2014-2015 Razorback, Bobby Portis shined as a white collar star statewide appreciated for blue-collar attributes while a 2013-2014 All-SEC Freshman and 2014-2015 SEC Player …

This week marked the beginning of the ASUN Conference era for UCA athletics as well as the Name, Image and Likeness Legislation.

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