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Harry King: Talking points for this season

Jul 26, 2016 7:48am

Helping to bridge the gap until fall practice in Fayetteville and around the SEC provides fresh fodder, some talking points:

• The SEC is not the only Power Five conference where the...

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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...

Harry King: UALR likely in, Hogs likely out

Feb 09, 2016 7:34am

Two Arkansas teams with markedly different records are in the same predicament.

Both the Razorbacks (12-11) and the Little Rock Trojans (21-2) must win out to secure a prominent spot in the...

Harry King: Agim, Whaley are names to know

Feb 02, 2016 7:33am

Mood music for a look at Arkansas’ recruiting class is the familiar refrain from the “Cheers” sitcom: “Where Everybody Knows Your Name.”

Even somebody who pays little attention to the...

Harry King: There’s no whining in golf

Jan 26, 2016 7:44am

In charge of organizing the weekend golf, the man reacted quickly to the long-range forecast of sunny skies and a high of 59 on Sunday.

Tee times are 9:02 and 9:10, he said, in a group...

Harry King: Title odds at 50-1

Jan 18, 2016 4:00pm

Treading water nationally in the opinion of oddsmakers, Arkansas is gaining ground on teams in the SEC West.

Same as a year ago, the Razorbacks are 50-1 to win the College Football Playoff....

Harry King: Collins’ decision a no-brainer

Jan 11, 2016 4:32pm

The only element of surprise concerning Alex Collins’ decision to declare for the NFL draft is the time that elapsed between the running back’s visit with Bret Bielema and the announcement on...

Harry King: Rounding up the bowl awards

Jan 05, 2016 11:54am

Two days before Alabama 38, Michigan State 0, another bowl team put on an equally impressive demonstration of “game control.”

The Crimson Tide’s dominance fits the College Football Playoff...

Harry King: Questions surround Anderson’s Hogs

Dec 29, 2015 7:02am

‘Tis the season for polls.

There are polls concerning the likeability of the presidential hopefuls and polls on who would be the most embarrassing occupant of the White House. There are...

Harry King: Guards on point for UALR

Dec 22, 2015 8:34am

Considering that two objects cannot occupy the same space at the same time, here’s a quiz involving the UALR Trojans:

• Point guard Josh Hagins is averaging a team-leading 28.9 minutes per...

Harry King: Taking chances a gamble

Dec 15, 2015 8:15am

Playing catch-up in a season-long college football pick ‘em contest, there is empathy for every basketball coach up against a double-digit deficit and a time crunch.

Their dilemma is when to...