NCAA tournament

Clutch at-bat by Taylor helps Argos advance in tourney

Clutch at-bat by Taylor helps Argos advance in tourney

Callan Taylor had just talked things over with her teammates and coach in a quick huddle. She now waited patiently for a pitch to hit in a pressure-packed situation. There were no outs and two on in the bottom of the seventh inning of an NCAA Division II South Regional game at the University of […]

Cronin notches another save as Razorbacks win regional

Cronin notches another save as Razorbacks win regional

Matt Cronin rose to the occasion for Arkansas in the regional final against Dallas Baptist Sunday night at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville. The sophomore out of Navarre worked the final two innings of the Razorbacks’ 4-3 win, striking out four, including the side in the eighth, while allowing just one run on three hits. The […]

10 Things to Know for Tuesday

10 Things to Know for Tuesday

1. TRUMP OPENS DOOR TO POTENTIAL MEETING WITH PUTIN It would be the first time the Russian leader has been at the White House in more than a decade and come at a time of rising tensions between the two global powers. 2. WALL STREET GIVES BACK GAINS Stocks tumble after China raises import duties […]

10 Things to Know for Thursday

10 Things to Know for Thursday

1. AUSTIN BOMBER’S VIDEO AMOUNTS TO ‘CONFESSION,’ BUT NO MOTIVE A 25-minute cellphone video left behind by Mark Anthony Conditt details the differences among the weapons he built and amounts to a confession, police say. 2. WHO IS BRACING FOR TRUMP TRADE SANCTIONS Farmers, electronics retailers and other U.S. businesses brace for a backlash as […]

10 Things to Know for Thursday

10 Things to Know for Thursday

1. WHO IS COOPERATING IN MUELLER PROBE George Nader, a Lebanese-American businessman and convicted pedophile, met with Jared Kushner and Steve Bannon at Trump Tower in December 2016, AP learns. 2. TOYS R US DOWNFALL WIDESPREAD The iconic retailer is headed toward shuttering its U.S. operations, jeopardizing the jobs of some 30,000 employees and forcing […]

10 Things to Know for Tuesday

10 Things to Know for Tuesday

1. WHAT’S GOOD NEWS FOR WHITE HOUSE Republicans on the House intelligence committee complete a draft report concluding there was no collusion or coordination between Trump’s presidential campaign and Russia. 2. CITY ON EDGE AFTER DEADLY BLASTS Package bombs explode in Austin, Texas, killing two people and wounding two others — and police say race […]

10 Things to Know for Tuesday

10 Things to Know for Tuesday

1. WHO WILL HOLD SUMMIT FOR FIRST TIME UNDER HIS RULE Seoul says South and North Korea have agreed that their leaders — President Moon Jae-in and Kim Jong Un — will meet in late April. It will be Kim’s first since he took over from his father. 2. VIOLENCE HALTS AID TO SYRIA’S GHOUTA […]

UWF basketball teams ranked in first regional poll

UWF basketball teams ranked in first regional poll

The University of West Florida men’s basketball team is ranked sixth in the first NCAA Division II South regional poll of the year and is poised to make the NCAA tournament for the first time in program history. The Argonauts are in the midst of a turnaround season, winning 16 of their first 23 games. […]