LR outmatched in Tallahassee

Little Rock (LR) women’s basketball lost 91-49 versus Florida State in Tallahassee, Florida Saturday morning, ending their season in the first round of the NCAA tournament. LR always looked the losing side, having relinquished their only lead six minutes into the game. Despite a competitive start, the Seminoles mounted a 24-point run in the second […]

LR women are favorites, while men face difficulties

Little Rock (LR) basketball is in New Orleans this week ahead of the Sun Belt Conference Championships which start Wednesday.  The men’s Trojans (7-24, 4-14 conf.) tip off Wednesday afternoon at 2:00 p.m. versus Appalachian State, while the regular-season Sun Belt champion women (20-9, 17-1 conf.) tip off Thursday morning at 11:30 a.m. versus Appalachian […]

Andre Jones, LR’s leading scorer, dismissed from men’s basketball program

Monday, Little Rock (LR) men’s basketball announced the dismissal of sophomore guard Andre Jones for “conduct detrimental to the program,” according to head coach Wes Flanigan. The announcement came two days after Jones, LR’s leading scorer this season, was ejected for a verbal exchange with an official in Saturday night’s loss versus Georgia State. Jones’ […]

Trojan Tracker: Win streaks, woes, and a new coach

While other students were away on Holiday break, Little Rock (LR) athletes were hard at work, practicing and playing games. Even sports in the offseason, like soccer, made headlines in this month’s edition of the Trojan Tracker. Women’s Basketball LR women’s basketball went 6-2 over the winter break, with wins over the likes of Georgia […]

Little Rock start and end hot in exhibition game

Little Rock (LR) men’s basketball opened their 2017-18 season Friday night with a home exhibition game versus Southwestern Baptist University (SBU). The Trojans, led by sophomore guard Andre Jones, never allowed SBU to take a lead in the 84-68 win. Coming into the game, the talk centered on LR’s new arrivals. The Trojan veterans, however, […]