Pitching lifts Little Rock over Fort Wayne

Two efficient pitching performances helped Little Rock (LR) baseball sweep a doubleheader and earn a series win against Fort Wayne Sunday at Gary Hogan Field. The Trojans (4-3) dropped the series opener 3-2 to the Mastodons on Friday evening. Inclement weather shortened the scheduled four-game series, as a Saturday doubleheader was postponed and moved to […]

LR women’s basketball improves to 14-1 in conference

Last night, Little Rock (LR) men’s and women’s basketball hosted Coastal Carolina at the Jack Stephens Center in games which saw the women win 53-44 and the men fall 65-60. LR’s star forward Ronjanae DeGray started the game’s scoring after Monique Townson turned a steal into an assisted hoop by DeGray. LR jumped out to […]

Battle of the Trojans ends LR women’s Sun Belt streak

Little Rock (LR) women’s basketball lost their game against the Troy Trojans Saturday afternoon, ending their 12-game winning streak. The game was hosted at the Trojan Arena in Troy, Ala., where LR scored 70 points to Troy’s 76. LR’s top performers of the game were Terrion Moore with 13 points, five assists and 10 rebounds, […]

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’ […]

Mandela’s Assistant Visits Little Rock

The Clinton Presidential Library hosted speaker, Zelda la Grange, the Executive Personal Assistant to former South African President Nelson Mandela, on Monday, Feb. 5. A crowd of over 100 people attended the event, in which la Grange told the story of her life with Mandela, working with him for 19 years. Her speech was accompanied […]

LR women stay undefeated in Sun Belt

On Feb. 3, Little Rock (LR) men’s and women’s basketball hosted Georgia State at the Jack Stephens Center. The women’s team managed to pull out their 11th straight victory and remain undefeated in conference play. The game was a defensive battle throughout. The Panthers 2-3 zone defense bottled LR’s offense in the first quarter. Georgia […]