Bob Holt is in his fourth decade as a Razorbacks beat reporter for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. He began at the Arkansas Democrat in 1981 covering teams coached by Lou Holtz and Eddie Sutton.
Favorite Sport: Baseball
Best Sports Memories: Covering Arkansas' run to the 1994 NCAA basketball title; covering all the conference and national titles won by John McDonnell's cross country and track and field teams; as a fan, the Detroit Tigers 1984 team, from 35-5 start to World Series champs.
Favorite Fayetteville Restaurants: Catfish Hole, Herman's and Hugo's
Education: University of Missouri
Building of practice facility begins as UA freezes over
University of Arkansas chancellor G. David Gearhart, women's head basketball coach Tom Collen, men's head basketball coach Mike Anderson, and athletic director Jeff Long throw dirt during the official groundbreaking for the new Razorback Basketball Performance Center Saturday afternoon in Fayetteville.
Arkansas held its ground-breaking ceremony for a basketball practice facility as scheduled Saturday, even if the grass area where it will be built resembled the frozen tundra of Lambeau Field.
Sports, Pages 28 on 12/08/2013
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