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
Higgs finds way to step up for Hogs
Arkansas long jumper Raymond Higgs competes at the 2014 NCAA Track and Field West Preliminary at John McDonnell Field in Fayetteville.
Much like Popeye the Sailor, Raymond Higgs is a man you can characterize with " I yam what I yam" and also could have characterized as "I yam not what I yam not."
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