Arkansas-Little Rock Rumors & News

  • Shields won't return to UALR in 2015-2016, athletic director says

    Arkansas Online "UALR Athletic Director Chasse Conque announced Wednesday that Steve Shields will not be retained for the final year of his contract as head basketball coach at the university. “I want to thank Steve for all he has done for this program, including being a mentor and leader to our..." March 18

  • UALR athletic director resigns following lewd comments about athlete's mom

    Sporting News - NCAAF "University of Arkansas-Little Rock athletic director Chris Peterson abruptly resigned Tuesday after making lewd and inappropriate remarks about a student-athlete's mother during a live broadcast of a UALR women's soccer game in August. Following Peterson's unexpected resignation, the Arkansas..." September 04

  • Judge rules against NCAA in revolutionary O'Bannon case

    ESPN "In a landmark decision, a federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA is in violation of the nation's antitrust laws by restricting the compensation that major college football and men's basketball student-athletes can receive for use of their names, images and likenesses. U.S. District Court..." August 08