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
No slip from DeBriyn to Van Horn
Former University of Arkansas baseball coach Norm DeBriyn speaks during the 14th annual Rogers Mayor's Prayer Breakfast on Thursday, May 1, 2014, at Cross Church in Rogers.
With his wonderfully self-deprecating wit and Wisconsin accent mixed into his embellished imitation of Frank Broyles' energized Georgia drawl, Norm DeBriyn relayed the conversation the day he resigned to then-Arkansas Athletic Director Broyles after 33 years coaching Razorbacks baseball.
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