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
Portis grows up in a hurry for UA
Arkansas' Bobby Portis reacts after getting fouled in the second half of Friday night's game against Louisiana-Lafayette at Bud Walton Arena in Fayetteville.
After California’s experienced big men figuratively kicked some sand in Bobby Portis’ face in the Maui Invitational opener two weeks ago, Arkansas’ 6-10 freshman found himself sitting on the beach.
Sports, Pages 19 on 12/11/2013
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