Razorbacks take two from Alcorn State

Tuesday afternoon the baseball Razorbacks couldn’t beat Southwestern Athletic Conference underdog Alcorn State until Jake Arledge’s bottom of the ninth RBI single eked Arkansas by 3-2.

Bender mourned statewide for work at UA, high schools

Many around Arkansas knew Mike Bender much longer than Scott Reed knew him, but few doubly from both Forrest City and El Dorado could mourn Bender more deeply than the football coach he hired for Forrest City High and El Dorado High.

HOG CALLS

FAYETTEVILLE — Though both grew up around Forrest City, Trey Thompson and R.J. Glasper didn’t play much basketball together except one high school season.

Hog Calls

FAYETTEVILLE — Resolved, encouraged and fed up describe Tevin Beanum preparing to start Saturday night against Tennesse.

Hog Calls

FAYETTEVILLE — Debate could rage regarding the single most important play registered by the Arkansas Razorbacks in their 48-13 season-opening rout of Texas-El Paso last Saturday in Fayetteville.

Hog Calls

FAYETTEVILLE — Other than the disturbing surprise of a possible overnight arson performed on fourth-year starting quarterback Brandon Allen’s vehicle, there were some surprises of the more conventional sort Monday associated with Arkansas releasing its season-opening depth chart.