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
Hogs can't wallow in outdoors letdown
Arkansas hurdler Omar McLeod competes during the SEC Outdoor Championships on Saturday, May 17, 2014 in Lexington, Ky.
The only University of Arkansas coach who wouldn't draw acclaim for a runner-up SEC finish smiled wanly at the reporter about to interview him.
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