BUDAPEST, Hungary - All of Russia's weightlifters were banned from the Rio Olympics on Friday for doping for what the international federation called "extremely shocking" results that brought the sport into "disrepute.
Three Hendrix programs and some individuals have earned academic honors.
The men's basketball team was one of 125 institutions recognized by the National Association of Basketball Coaches, earning the Team Academic Excellence Awards.
Casey Ott of Conway built a cushion with a 69 on her final round Wednesday to win the Arkansas Women's Golf Assocition's Junior Stroke Play championship, contested over three days at Centennial Valley Country Club.
FAYETTEVILLE - Although last basketball season's 16-16 Arkansas Razorbacks didn't play up to the defense that coach Mike Anderson coaches and his mentor, Nolan Richardson, favored, offensively their three guards complemented each other beautifully.
The College Football Playoff has abandoned a plan to play most of its semifinals on New Year's Eves after television ratings tumbled last year, moving the dates of future games to ensure they will be played either on a weekend or a holiday.