When he arrived in Arkansas 11 years ago, Hendrix men's basketball coach Thad McCracken encountered a major cultural change. McCracken grew up in one of America's basketball hotbeds - Indiana and the true "Hoosiers" culture.
MIAMI - Right-hander Dan Haren has been acquired by the Chicago Cubs from the Miami Marlins.
As part of Friday's deal, Miami is sending cash to the Cubs to cover part of Haren's $11 million salary.
Haren was 7-7 with a 3.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Throughout more than 120 years of Olympic history, no city has hosted both the winter and summer games. Now, Beijing will be the first do it - and in the span of just 14 years.
HOT SPRINGS VILLAGE - Conway's Summar Roachell, a University of Arkansas golfer, repeated her Arkansas Women's Golf Association stroke play title Wednesday with an 11-shot victory at Balboa Golf Club.