Nate Allen is a columnist for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette who has been a fixture in the Arkansas media for more than four decades. He began with the Springdale News in 1973 and has authored three books about the Razorbacks.
UA baseball loses good one in Barrett
Matt McGloin, senior quarterback from Penn State, shakes hands with Chuck Barrett after accepting the Brandon Burlsworth Trophy Monday, Dec. 3, 2012 during a ceremony at the Springdale Holiday Inn Convention Center in Springdale.
Chuck Barrett forsaking broadcasting baseball to concentrate on other endeavors seems like Leonardo da Vinci packing in his paint brush for other pursuits.
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