Students encouraged to write the new UALR fight song
November 19, 2014 – 2:40 pm | No Comment

With more than 100 degrees, 60 graduate programs, and seven athletic teams, the University of Arkansas at Little Rock offers students a quality education and college experience. However, one element, common to other universities—a fight …

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Balls stops bouncing on the season for UALR basketball
April 18, 2014 – 10:58 am | 2 Comments
Balls stops bouncing on the season for UALR basketball

 
 
 
 
 
Trojan men’s basketball team took resiliency to overtime this season
 

The UALR Trojan men’s basketball team’s 2013-2014 season came to an end in record-setting fashion with a 116-114 quadruple-overtime loss to Arkansas State in the …

Trojan guard hopes to continue to build off adversity
April 18, 2014 – 10:44 am | 2 Comments
Trojan guard hopes to continue to build off adversity

Adversity can be defined as experiencing difficulties or misfortune and it can either make you or break you. For J.T. Thomas, a redshirt junior guard for the University of Arkansas Little Rock, adversity doesn’t seem to faze him. It’s …

Big Senior Night for Taylor Ford
March 14, 2014 – 12:27 pm | Comments Off

 
 
 
The UALR Lady Trojan basketball team got a career performance by senior Taylor Ford on Senior Night in a 72-62 victory over ULM on Saturday, March 8 at the Jack Stephens Center.

Men’s basketball team can’t get over the hump on Senior Day
March 11, 2014 – 1:37 pm | Comments Off
Men’s basketball team can’t get over the hump on Senior Day

 
 
 
A furious second-half comeback by the UALR Trojan men’s basketball team ended with the team coming up short, as the team lost 66-65 to the ULM Warhawks on Senior Night, Mar. 8, at the Jack …

New Orleans or bust: SBC now in the ‘Big Easy’
March 11, 2014 – 11:42 am | Comments Off

 
For the past four years the Sun Belt Conference basketball tournament has been in Hot Springs, Ark.  Before that it was stationed in Mobile, Ala. Every four years the city that holds the SBC tournament …

Lady Trojans’ strong second half nets fourth straight win
February 27, 2014 – 3:30 pm | One Comment
Lady Trojans’ strong second half nets fourth straight win

 
 
Two teams heading in different directions met and then continued on their respective paths Saturday evening as the UALR Lady Trojans defeated the UT Arlington Lady Mavericks 69-60 Saturday Feb. 22 at the Jack …

Trojans go down again, but not without a fight
February 27, 2014 – 2:34 pm | Comments Off
Trojans go down again, but not without a fight

 
The Trojan men’s basketball team suffered its third-straight home loss, this time coming against the UT Arlington Mavericks. The Trojans not only lost the game 75-71, but also lost leading-scorer and rebounder Will Neighbour to injury.
The …

Isler brings football toughness to the basketball court
February 27, 2014 – 2:30 pm | Comments Off
Isler brings football toughness to the basketball court

The story of Leroy Isler starts in New York – that much is true.  But what most people don’t know is that the story didn’t exactly begin where his Trojan bio states.
“Actually, I was born …

Trojans drop two in a row at home, coach ‘certain these guys will bounce back’
February 12, 2014 – 3:13 pm | Comments Off
Trojans drop two in a row at home, coach ‘certain these guys will bounce back’

 
The UALR Trojan men’s basketball team had a chance to improve their SBC conference record with two home games following a tough 62-58 road victory against South Alabama Feb. 1.  However, the Trojans went 0-2 …

Lady Trojans begin quest for consistency
February 12, 2014 – 2:56 pm | 2 Comments
Lady Trojans begin quest for consistency

 
 
Though there was originally a game scheduled Wednesday, Feb. 5, the UALR women’s basketball team spent the day practicing instead as icy weather kept Georgia State away from Little Rock.

UALR Trojans take on the Bobcats and survive
February 3, 2014 – 4:07 pm | Comments Off
UALR Trojans take on the Bobcats and survive

 
The Trojan men’s basketball team defended its home court while playing shorthanded Thursday Jan. 23.  With players missing the game because of various reasons, UALR used a second half surge to secure the victory against …

UALR falls at home to Troy in first clash of SBC Trojans
January 16, 2014 – 2:38 pm | One Comment
UALR falls at home to Troy in first clash of SBC Trojans

After a four-game win streak, which included three-straight wins against Sun Belt Conference opponents to start conference play, the UALR Trojan Men’s basketball team were stopped Saturday night by the other Trojans in the SBC, …

Team prepares for tropical island adventure
December 3, 2013 – 1:27 pm | Comments Off
Team prepares for tropical island adventure

The Trojans will play the next four games on the road starting with this weekend’s matchup against Tulsa in Oklahoma and culminating in the BVI Tropical Shootout in the British Virgin Islands Dec. 20-21.

Coach reflects on his decade-long streak with team
November 20, 2013 – 1:53 pm | Comments Off
Coach reflects on his decade-long streak with team

 

 
 
For more a decade now, the UALR Trojans men’s basketball team has been led by head coach Steve Shields.  But heading into his 11th season, it doesn’t seem like it has been that long for …