Smith is Preseason National Newcomer of the Year by Blue Ribbon Yearbook

Smith is Preseason National Newcomer of the Year by Blue Ribbon Yearbook

FAYETTEVILLE – Arkansas freshman guard Nick Smith Jr., has been selected the preseason National Newcomer of the Year and preseason All-American (fourth team) by Blue Ribbon College Basketball Yearbook. Blue Ribbon has also picked: – Arkansas sixth in its preseason national poll. – Arkansas second in its preseason SEC poll. – Nick Smith Jr., to its…

Another tournament Championship for local basketball team

Another tournament Championship for local basketball team

Local youth basketball team Neaux Limit Lakers took first place in the senior boys division of the Game Changers basketball tournament held in Little Rock, AR July 2. This local team includes players from Warren, Hermitage, Monticello and Rison. Members (front left to right) Neon’Dre Thomas, Tramond Miller, Jr, Tra’Bennett Fuller, (back left to right)…

Girls youth basketball team competes in weekend tournament

Girls youth basketball team competes in weekend tournament

Team Showtime, a local youth girls basketball team, placed second in the Game Changer tournament held in Little Rock, AR July 2. Members (front left to right) Alaina Green, Willa Jordan, Jayce Courtney. (Back left to right) Sariah Bowser, Bayleigh Miller, Kamari Davis, Alyssa Calbert. (Not pictured: Coaches: Marleshia Pickett and Deja Washington).

Arkansas learns SEC Men’s Basketball league matchups

Arkansas learns SEC Men’s Basketball league matchups

FAYETTEVILLE – The Southeastern Conference released the men’s basketball conference opponents for the 2022-23 season on Wednesday. The Razorbacks will play five teams both home and away including Alabama, Kentucky, LSU, Missouri and Texas A&M. Arkansas will additionally host Florida, Georgia, Ole Miss and Mississippi State while traveling to Auburn, South Carolina, Tennessee and Vanderbilt.…

Lee, Bigham, and Hembree represent Jacks in High School All-Star weekend

Lee, Bigham, and Hembree represent Jacks in High School All-Star weekend

Warren High was represented well this past weekend during the Arkansas Activities Association High School All-Star festivities at the University of Central Arkansas, as Lumberjack football standout Jecari Lee took to the field, Lady Jack top talent Keller Bigham appeared on the court, and the Head Lumberjack boss himself, Bo Hembree, helped coach. Warren graduate…

Neaux Limit Lakers win another tournament

Neaux Limit Lakers win another tournament

The Neaux Limit Lakers were crowned senior division champions of the M40 Sports Game Changer Tournament held in LIttle Rock, Arkansas, June 18th. This local team includes players from Warren, Hermitage, Monticello, and Rison. Members (front left to right) Chandler Reeves, Tramond Miller Jr, Deuce Jordan, and Tra’Bennett Fuller; (back) LaJerren Jones, Antonio Jordan, Sha’Quan…

Razorback Basketball season ticket renewals start June 6

Razorback Basketball season ticket renewals start June 6

After back-to-to-back historic seasons for both programs, there is even more excitement on the horizon for Arkansas men’s and women’s basketball this coming year. Fans can renew their season tickets for the 2022-23 campaign starting Monday, June 6. Season ticket holders should receive an email starting Monday, June 6, with details on how to renew.…

Local basketball teams wins championships recently

Local basketball teams wins championships recently

The Fifty-Six Lakers were crowned the 11th grade Gold division champions of The Insider Exposure Memorial Day Tournament held in Monroe, Louisiana May 28-30, 2022. The Neaux Limit Lakers took the 12th grade Silver division championship as well. This local team includes players from Warren, Hermitage, Monticello and Rison. Top photo: The Fifty -Six Lakers…

Jordan and Miller named tournament co-MVPs

Jordan and Miller named tournament co-MVPs

Antonio Jordan of Warren and Tramond Miller of Hermitage were named Co-MVPS of the 11th grade division in a recent youth basketball tournament. Tramond Miller Jr. was named championship MVP, scoring tournament high 36 points. Antonio Jordan was division’s leading scorer, rebounder and shot blocker. He was also named player of the game a division…

Michael Musselman promoted to Director of Basketball Operations at Arkansas

Michael Musselman promoted to Director of Basketball Operations at Arkansas

FAYETTEVILLE – Michael Musselman was promoted to Director of Basketball Operations, Razorback head coach Eric Musselman announced today. Michael Musselman will continue to lead the men’s basketball recruiting efforts while handling the day-to-day operations of the program. This past year, he completed his third season with the Razorbacks as the director of recruiting while adding…