A Federal Reserve survey shows the U.S. economy held steady during the 16-day partial government shutdown, growing moderately in most regions from October through late November.More >>
A Federal Reserve survey released Wednesday found that the U.S. economy held steady during the 16-day partial government shutdown, growing moderately in most regions from October through late November.More >>
Thursday, October 17 2013 4:40 PM EDT2013-10-17 20:40:19 GMT
(RNN) - By passing a last-minute deal on the debt ceiling, and a 16 days-late deal on the government shutdown, Congress finally got back to doing its job. So, what now? Some people may see it as the timeMore >>
With a budget passed only until January, a debt ceiling deal through February and a bunch of days off for Congress until then, the country may be back in the same situation soon.More >>
Thursday, October 17 2013 5:27 AM EDT2013-10-17 09:27:22 GMT
A last-minute deal has been struck, allowing the federal government to avoid a shutdown. A shutdown would have suspended all federal government services deemed non-essential. All federally-funded museums,More >>
Congress has passed a bill to fund the government and lift the debt ceiling, avoiding default. More >>
Sunday, October 13 2013 6:52 PM EDT2013-10-13 22:52:24 GMT
WASHINGTON, DC (RNN) - Despite the WWII Memorial being closed, members of the Million Vet March have gathered in Washington, DC to protest the government shutdown – according to media reports. "We do notMore >>
Veterans gathered at the World War II Memorial in Washington, DC to protest the government shutdown.More >>
Thursday, November 28 2013 6:00 AM EST2013-11-28 11:00:12 GMT
Well, it's that time of year again - the obligatory "I'm Thankful for" piece every so-called "journalist" is required to submit to their Editor. TLK is no different. 1. TLK is thankful for the opportunityMore >>
The Line King concludes another year of harshly worded critiques and surprisingly accurate assessments of college football performances. More >>
Wednesday, November 27 2013 6:00 AM EST2013-11-27 11:00:09 GMT
(RNN) - Everything is everything and nothing is the same. This weekend is Ball-On-TV Paradise. Couch Potato has taken a militant stance to avoid being disturbed by family, friends, neighbors, zombies,More >>
The regular football season concludes with a lot of bangs and an equal number of whimpers. It's going to be better TV than the moon landing. More >>
Thursday, November 21 2013 12:00 PM EST2013-11-21 17:00:32 GMT
(RNN) - College football is a game of emotions. Players are emotional – most actually play for the love of the game, not dreams of an NFL career and a fancy car with giant chrome wheels. CheerleadersMore >>
From the University of Arkansas athletic department
FAYETTEVILLE, AR – Arkansas senior wide receiver Cobi Hamilton broke SEC and school records for single-game receiving yards, but it couldn't keep the Razorbacks from falling to
Rutgers 35-26 on Saturday night.
Hamilton finished the
night with 303 yards and three touchdowns, which tied the Razorbacks single-game
The Texarkana, TX, native also set a career high
in receptions (10).
Leading by just two, Rutgers (4-0) answered a Razorbacks (1-3) score in just two plays when Gary Nova hit
Mark Harrison on a 60-yard touchdown pass with less than a minute to play.
Senior quarterback Tyler Wilson went 20-for-40 with 419 yards and
three touchdowns. He became the sixth
Razorback in school history to reach 5,000 career passing yards (5,191).
On the first drive of the game, Wilson
launched a 54-yard pass to Hamilton that set up a 37-yard field goal by
kicker Zach Hocker, 3-0 Arkansas.
connected with Hamilton on a 57-yard pass to put the Razorbacks up 10-0
to close the first quarter.
Rutgers shortened the Razorback lead in the second quarter with a
10-yard touchdown pass from Nova to Jawan Jamison.
With 1:30 left in the first half, Rutgers took the lead on a 19-yard
touchdown pass to Brandon Coleman.
Rutgers put together a 10 play, 75-yard
drive to open the second half and went ahead 21-10 on a 38-yard touchdown pass to Coleman.
Arkansas answered with a
27-yard field goal by Hocker to cut the lead to 21-13.
Rutgers drove 75 yards down the field and scored on a 2-yard
touchdown pass to put the Scarlet Knights up 28-13 over the Razorbacks.
The Razorbacks marched 74 yards down the field in five plays in the
fourth quarter, and Wilson hit Hamilton for a 10-yard
touchdown to pull within 28-20.
Wilson launched a ball to Hamilton again on an 80-yard pass
play that resulted in a touchdown to bring the Razorbacks within two of
the Scarlet Knights, 28-26.
Senior running back Dennis Johnson broke the SEC career kickoff
returns record. He returned three Saturday to give him 113,
breaking the previous record of 112 held by Brandon James from Florida
Friday, December 6 2013 1:35 PM EST2013-12-06 18:35:45 GMT
(RNN) - As the curtain falls on the BCS era, the college football championship picture is, as usual, a colossal mess. But change is in the wind and relief is in sight. Sort of. Next year the championshipMore >>
This will be the last year for the much-criticized Bowl Championship Series, which has produced college football national championship games since 1998. The new College Football Playoff will be just as controversial, but much, much more lucrative. Here's a look at what the future holds.More >>
Wednesday, December 4 2013 12:18 PM EST2013-12-04 17:18:08 GMT
Rantankerous [ran-tank'uhr-us] (adjective) - A combination of rant [to speak in a wild or extravagant manner] and cantankerous [contentious, disagreeable]. The word is the only suitable description forMore >>
One year after they were forgotten and looked down upon, Missouri and Auburn provide an intriguing matchup in the SEC Championship Game.More >>
Tuesday, December 3 2013 6:44 PM EST2013-12-03 23:44:02 GMT
Currently both versions of the Tigers are on the outside looking in at the BCS national championship. The question is if either deserves to be there after a win in Atlanta.More >>
Currently both versions of the Tigers are on the outside looking in with undefeated Florida State and Ohio State taking the top two spots in the BCS standings. The question is if either deserves to be replaced in favor of the SEC champion. More >>
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