FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — It had been nearly a quarter-century since Arkansas had played a ranked team at home, let alone beaten one there.
BATON ROUGE, La. — Cameron Thomas, the reigning Southeastern Conference Freshman of the Week, scored 27 points, and LSU pasted Auburn 104-80 on Saturday.
TUSCALOOSA — Last season, Jim Jarvis was hoping to be any part of Alabama baseball’s youth movement. He was one of the lowest-rated recruits in a class poised for an abundance of early playing time, and while he ultimately earned the second base job, he was hitless in the final four games.
MONTGOMERY — Bills in the Alabama Legislature would allow student athletes at Alabama institutions of higher education to be compensated whenever their name, image or likeness is used in promotional material.
STORRS, Conn. — Paige Bueckers was about 7, sitting on a couch watching the Los Angeles Lakers, when her dad told her to pay close attention to Kobe Bryant because he was such a clutch player.
AUBURN — Auburn basketball hasn’t had much luck this season. And not only because Sharife Cooper had to sit out the first 11 games while the NCAA reviewed his eligibility and Justin Powell missed the last 12 because of a concussion.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Florida coach Dan Mullen finally acknowledged making some “regrettable” comments last year, none more head-scratching than talking about — and doubling down on — packing the team’s home stadium during a pandemic.