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AP Top 25 Takeaways: Clemson falls during frenetic afternoon

Sep. 26, 2021 09:45 AM EDT

For about 45 minutes late Saturday afternoon, college football was on overload. North Carolina State went from agony to ecstasy against No. 9 Clemson. Baylor stopped a 2-point conversion to upset No. 14 Iowa State. No. 16 Arkansas finished off No. 7 Texas A&M to claim...

Tulsa has more offense, more big plays to top Arkansas State

Sep. 25, 2021 21:24 PM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Davis Brin threw for 355 yards and three touchdowns and Tulsa picked up its first victory of the season, a 41-34 decision over Arkansas State on Saturday night. The Golden Hurricane (1-3) amassed 663 yards with 308 yards on the ground. Shamari Brooks...

Woo Pig Sooie! No. 16 Hogs end long skid to No. 7 Texas A&M

Sep. 25, 2021 21:17 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — KJ Jefferson got back on the field late, bruised knee and all, bulling over a defender for a first down and then kneeling down on the final snap for No. 16 Arkansas. Jefferson threw for 202 yards and two long touchdowns before getting hurt...

Schmid passes top-ranked Sam Houston over Central Arkansas

Sep. 25, 2021 21:14 PM EDT

CONWAY, Ark. (AP) — Eric Schmid threw four touchdown passes and defending national champion and No. 1 FCS-ranked Sam Houston held off Central Arkansas 45-35 on Saturday. Schmid left the game with 9 1/2 minutes left after absorbing a hard hit that was ruled as targeting....

Hataoka gets 2nd ace, shares 1st with Lee in Arkansas event

Sep. 25, 2021 20:24 PM EDT

ROGERS, Ark. (AP) — Japan's Nasa Hataoka made a hole-in-one for the second straight day and shot a 6-under 65 Saturday to move into a tie with Australia's Minjee Lee after two rounds of the Walmart NW Arkansas Championship. The 22-year-old Hataoka, whose first of four...

Nationalizing her governor run? 'You bet I am,' Sanders says

Sep. 25, 2021 01:40 AM EDT

CABOT, Ark. (AP) — She's toured the state in an RV emblazoned with her name, launched a TV ad that's airing during Arkansas Razorbacks football games and spoken to packed rooms at restaurants. Former White House press secretary Sarah Sanders' introduction as a candidate for governor hasn't...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 25, 2021 01:05 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Archie 28, St. Joseph Le Blond 24 Ash Grove 39, Miller 6 Aurora 58, Springfield Catholic 6 Ava 45, Salem 6 BV West, Kan. 27, Raytown 19 Blair Oaks 53,...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 25, 2021 00:50 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Alma 55, Pea Ridge 38 Arkadelphia 42, Nashville 14 Ashdown 43, Harmony Grove 23 Atkins 24, Baptist Prep 23 Beebe 49, Junction City 12 Benton 49,...

Three tied for lead after 1st round of LPGA's Arkansas event

Sep. 24, 2021 21:43 PM EDT

ROGERS, Ark. (AP) — A Lim Kim, Katherine Kirk and Eun-HI Ji each shot 8-under 63 Friday for a one-shot lead over Sarah Burnham after the first round of the Walmart Northwest Arkansas Championship. Five others — Nasa Hataoka, Lindsey Weaver, Pajaree Anannarukarn, Aditi...

Arkansas' COVID-19 hospitalizations lowest in 2 months

Sep. 24, 2021 18:29 PM EDT

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The number of COVID-19 patients in Arkansas' hospitals hit its lowest point in two months on Friday as the state reported more than 1,300 new coronavirus cases. The state Department of Health reported COVID-19 hospitalizations dropped by 62 to...