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Harry King: A long jump from McAlmont to Rio

Jul 19, 2016 8:15am

Northbound on U.S. 67, take Exit 1A, proceed east on McCain Boulevard about two miles and turn left on Arkansas 161 to find the McAlmont community, home of one of the Olympic favorites in the long...

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Harry King: ASU working to replace Knighten

Apr 05, 2016 8:38am

Used accurately when describing Arkansas State University’s no-huddle offense, the phrase “more conventional” requires context.

To that end, know Fredi Knighten is no longer the quarterback...

Harry King: Kruger, Hield keep OU on top

Mar 29, 2016 8:06am

Bracket dead and buried? Neutral concerning the Final Four participants?

The work ethic of a 22-year-old and the resume of a 63-year-old make a case to root for Oklahoma.

OU’s Buddy...

Harry King: Selection committee looks wise, now

Mar 22, 2016 8:02am

Based on four days of results, members of the NCAA Selection Committee are a bit wiser than the folks who wager enough to move the Las Vegas betting lines.

Michigan State, Virginia, Oregon...

Harry King: Upset will be tough for UALR

Mar 14, 2016 3:47pm

Watching the UALR Trojans for the first time, the list of likes begins with poise.

Trailing by five points deep in the half, the Trojans waited late in the shot clock to initiate their...

Harry King: ‘Mo’ matters not in SEC tourney

Mar 08, 2016 8:59am

More than one SEC team that ended the regular season with a loss will do some winning this week in Nashville.

The role might belong to Vanderbilt or LSU or Alabama, even Arkansas. At some...

Harry King: SEC tourney wide open

Feb 29, 2016 3:52pm

Struck perfectly, the 10-foot birdie putt defied gravity and the young man preparing for the U.S. Open qualifying at The Country Club of Little Rock was incredulous. Second try, same result — the...

Harry King: Trojans better be dancing

Feb 24, 2016 4:25pm

Whether Kansas extends its home winning streak to 41 or Texas Tech continues its impressive form reversal in Lawrence, Kan., the UALR Trojans will benefit.

Examining the ramifications of...

Harry King: U.S. needs Lefty In Ryder Cup

Feb 23, 2016 9:21am

Earned on the course or awarded by the captain, Phil Mickelson’s spot on the Ryder Cup team is a must if the U.S. is to beat Europe for the second time since the turn of the century.

The 45-...

Harry King: South Carolina, A&M fall back to Earth

Feb 15, 2016 8:38pm

Six weeks into SEC basketball, silliness ended and sanity returned.

Confirmation of the transition was delivered by Siri at the request of a 13-year-old who watched her grandfather squint at...

Harry King: Not an Aggie joke, Papacek is a winner

Feb 10, 2016 3:32pm

A diehard Aggie, the Poolsville winner is fiscally irresponsible, but honest, and still clings to athletic accomplishments from 35 years ago.

Whether sympathy for such a character justifies...