Wally Hall is the managing sports editor for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. A graduate of the University of Arkansas-Little Rock after an honorable discharge from the U.S. Air Force, he is a member and past president of the Football Writers Association of America, member of the U.S. Basketball Writers Association, past president and current executive committee and board member of the Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame, and voter for the Heisman Trophy. He has been awarded Arkansas Sportswriter of the Year 10 times.
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Dykes a surprise, but don’t bet against him
Jimmy Dykes, left, speaks to Grace Kilcrease, 9, after a press conference introducing him as the eighth women's head basketball coach Sunday, March 30, 2014, at Bud Walton Arena in Fayetteville.
Surprising might be the best way to describe Jimmy Dykes’ hiring as the new head coach of the Arkansas women’s basketball team.-
Sports, Pages 21 on 04/02/2014
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