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 […]

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 […]

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’ […]

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 […]

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 […]