Nate Allen has been a fixture in the Arkansas media for more than four decades. He with the Springdale News in 1973 covering teams coached by Frank Broyles and Lanny Van Eman.
Favorite Sports: Baseball and Track
Best Sports Memories: Covering Arkansas' national basketball championship in 1994; the 1977 football Razorbacks' epic Orange Bowl upset of Oklahoma; being the lone Arkansas writer to cover John McDonnell's first national championship at the 1984 NCAA Indoor in Syracuse, N.Y.
Favorite Fayetteville Restaurants: Herman's, Jammin' Java, Art's and Restaurant On The Corner.
Education: University of Missouri
Clarke’s shining start crucial for Hogs
Missouri's Alex Oriakhi, top, attempts to rebound against Arkansas' Coty Clarke (4) during the second half an NCAA college basketball game in Fayetteville, Ark., Saturday Feb. 16, 2013. Arkansas defeated Missouri 73-71. (AP Photo/Gareth Patterson)
If not for Coty Clarke in the beginning, BJ Young doesn’t win in the end nor does Marshawn Powell shine throughout Saturday’s victory over Missouri.
Sports, Pages 18 on 02/18/2013
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