Bear Nation celebration set for today
The annual Bear Nation Celebration, the annual banquet and awards ceremony for University of Central Arkansas athletics, will be at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Farris Center.
A social hour will begin at 6 p.m. with the program starting at 7.
Each head coach will recap last season and several awards will be presented. There will also be a silent auction.
Further information can be obtained by contacting Maegan Dyson at email@example.com or 501-852-7744.
UCA TV show gets wider audience
The Central Arkansas Football Report will be aired four times a week this season, and will have national exposure.
The local broadcast partner will again be KATV, Channel 7, the ABC affiliate in Little Rock. KATV will air the show at 11:30 p.m. each Sunday. Conway Corporation Channel 5 will retelecast the show at 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays.
The Central Arkansas Football Report will also be broadcast at 11 a.m. on Comcast Sportsnet Houston in the Texas/New Mexico/Oklahoma/Louisiana/Arkansas area. A 6 p.m. Wednesday airing on Fox College Sports Central will cover the entire United States. The Central Arkansas Football Report will feature UCA head coach Clint Conque, and 103.7 The Buzz’s program director Justin Acri, serving as host for the eighth consecutive season.
The Clint Conque Call-In Show will be held weekly from 7-8 p.m. Thursdays from The Draft on Dave Ward Drive in Conway. That show will be carried live on 103.7 The Buzz and will be hosted by Acri.
The Bears, picked sixth and seventh in two FCS preseason polls, open the 2013 season on Thursday, Aug. 29 against Incarnate Word at First Security Field at Estes Stadium.