University of Arkansas at Little Rock

UA Little Rock, Emergency Management office host sports event risk management training Feb. 12-13

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock Police Department, in partnership with the City of Little Rock Office of Emergency Management, will host the Sports Event Risk Management workshop Feb. 12-13.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock, Emergency Management office host sports event risk management training Feb. 12-13”

Coach Darrell Walker

Coach Walker selected as Arkansas Black Hall of Fame honoree

Darrell Walker, head coach of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock men’s basketball team, has been named an inductee for the 2018 Arkansas Black Hall of Fame.  Continue reading “Coach Walker selected as Arkansas Black Hall of Fame honoree”

Little Rock Director of Track and Field/Cross Country Milton Williams has announced his intention to retire from the program.

Williams announces retirement from Track and Field/Cross Country Program

Following the Trojans’ success at the NCAA Outdoor Championships in early June, Little Rock Director of Track and Field/Cross Country Milton Williams has announced his intention to retire from the program.  Continue reading “Williams announces retirement from Track and Field/Cross Country Program”

Golf carts line up for the 2017 Little Rock Golf Shamble at Pleasant Valley Country Club.

2018 Little Rock Golf Shamble to honor Bruce Munson

The fourth annual Little Rock Golf Shamble has been set for Monday, August 27, at Pleasant Valley Country Club. This year’s event will honor Bruce Munson, who has been a tremendous supporter of the Little Rock golf programs for years.  Continue reading “2018 Little Rock Golf Shamble to honor Bruce Munson”

Football feasibility study

UA Little Rock seeks community input for football, marching band feasibility study

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is entering into the next phase of a feasibility study to assess whether the university should implement a football and marching band program.  Continue reading “UA Little Rock seeks community input for football, marching band feasibility study”

University of Arkansas at Little Rock

UALR student-athletes achieve record semester in the classroom

Little Rock’s athletic teams were excellent in the classroom during the fall semester, finishing with a combined semester grade point average of 3.28 and a combined cumulative GPA of 3.25. The semester GPA is the best ever for the Little Rock Trojans.  Continue reading “UALR student-athletes achieve record semester in the classroom”

Senior forward Kaitlyn Pratt (left) and senior guard Sharde' Collins (right) received preseason all-conference selections for the first times in their career.

Women’s basketball team picked to finish second in Sun Belt Conference

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock women’s basketball team was picked to finish second in the Sun Belt Conference in the Coaches’ Preseason Poll released by the league Oct. 18. Continue reading “Women’s basketball team picked to finish second in Sun Belt Conference”

Wide angle shot of the Jack Stephens Center filled to capacity during the Little Rock Trojans' win over Arkansas State.

On senior night, Trojans break records for attendance, wins

The Little Rock Trojans established a new program record for single-season victories Tuesday with an 89-80 win over Arkansas State on senior night in front of an arena-record attendance of 5,619 at the Jack Stephens Center.

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Coach Ballard shares a moment with his former basketball players from the 1960s

Decades later, former coach remains committed to UALR, players

Bill Ballard likes to say he has an angel on his shoulder.

That angel was never more apparent than the time Ballard nearly killed an elderly woman.

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