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
Coaches' friendship still strong
Texas A&M coach Rob Childress, left, and Arkansas coach Dave Van Horn meet with umpires prior to a game Friday, May 9, 2014 at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville. Childress was an assistant coach to Van Horn for 10 seasons.
Rob Childress had been a graduate of Northwood University in Cedar Hill, Texas, for a day in the spring of 1990 when he was hired by Dave Van Horn and began what has become a college baseball coaching career that led him to Texas A&M.
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