UA Little Rock appoints interim athletic director

UA Little Rock Chancellor Andrew Rogerson has appointed Bob Denman to serve as interim athletic director for UA Little Rock Athletics while a national search is conducted for a new director.

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Chasse Conque

Conque steps down as vice chancellor, director of athletics

Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics Chasse Conque today announced his resignation from Little Rock Athletics. Conque will depart Little Rock later this month to assume the role of vice president and director of athletics at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley in Edinburg, Texas. Continue reading “Conque steps down as vice chancellor, director of athletics”

An Olympian and American record holder in the mile and high school mile, Alan Webb has joined the Little Rock staff as an associate head cross country and assistant track coach going into the 2019-20 season.

Olympian Alan Webb joins UA Little Rock coaching staff

An Olympian and American-record holder in the mile and high school mile, Alan Webb, has joined the University of Arkansas at Little Rock staff as an associate head cross country and assistant track coach going into the 2019-20 season. Continue reading “Olympian Alan Webb joins UA Little Rock coaching staff”

Coach Darrell Walker strategizes with members of the men's basketball team.

Trojans announce 2019-20 men’s basketball Sun Belt schedule

The Sun Belt Conference has released the 2019-20 conference slate with Little Rock’s Sun Belt schedule set for the upcoming season. Little Rock, along with the rest of the conference, will play 20 league games this season, split between 10 road contests and 10 games at the Jack Stephens Center. Continue reading “Trojans announce 2019-20 men’s basketball Sun Belt schedule”

UA Little Rock extends baseball coach’s contract 

Little Rock head baseball coach Chris Curry has signed a contract extension that will keep him in the Trojan dugout through the 2023 season. Continue reading “UA Little Rock extends baseball coach’s contract “

UA Little Rock sets fundraising record, endowment tops $80 million

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock raised $20 million in private gift support during the fiscal year that ended June 30, marking an 11% increase over the previous fiscal year. This also marked the largest fundraising year in the university’s history since receiving gifts for the Jack Stephens Center and the Windgate Center for Art and Design. Continue reading “UA Little Rock sets fundraising record, endowment tops $80 million”

Coach Darrell Walker is one of the most prolific African American art collectors in the country and will give a talk on his evolution as a collector on Saturday, July 20, at Loyola University.

Coach Walker to be featured in upcoming art event in Chicago

Off the court, University of Arkansas at Little Rock head men’s basketball coach Darrell Walker has a reputation for his love of art.  Continue reading “Coach Walker to be featured in upcoming art event in Chicago”

Trojans Unveil ‘We Are One’ Season Ticket Campaign

With the 2019-20 athletic season on the horizon, Little Rock Athletics officially launched its “We Are One” season ticket campaign for the upcoming Trojan basketball season. Continue reading “Trojans Unveil ‘We Are One’ Season Ticket Campaign”

UA Little Rock volleyball players get ready for a block.

UA Little Rock announces 2019 volleyball schedule

University of Arkansas at Little Rock volleyball coach Van Compton has announced Little Rock’s 2019 schedule, getting underway the final weekend in August. The slate includes 10 home matches at the Jack Stephens Center, as well as four challenging pre-conference tournaments. Continue reading “UA Little Rock announces 2019 volleyball schedule”

Junior pitchers McKinley Moore and Chandler Fidel heard their names called on day three of the Major League Baseball Draft. Moore was selected in the 14th round (pick 410) by the Chicago White Sox while Fidel was selected in the 23rd round (pick 700) by the Cleveland Indians.

Two UA Little Rock pitchers selected for Major League Baseball Draft

Two baseball players from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock have been selected for the Major League Baseball Draft.  Continue reading “Two UA Little Rock pitchers selected for Major League Baseball Draft”