After finishing up a big weekend for high school state championships, college coaching hires and college awards we were live at the Wyndham Riverfront Hotel in NLR for the first luncheon of the Tipoff club. Coach Pelphrey was our guest on the show and he was dapper, as usual, with his Christmas tie... Read More >
Today is flying by like jet plane. Pigskin Preacher was in studio, Coach Joe Kleine was here, Mac from Arkansas Car Stereo and Reggie Swinton. Pigskin hasn't picked a Sugar Bowl winner yet....this should get interesting in the next few weeks. I think I'll settle it in a game of college fo... Read More >
Welscome back to the legendary Zone radio program. I'm sure you've heard read it! If anyone reads this pretty please comment. Anything. Thanks to Scott McGee from Zaza's for bringing us 3 types of pizza, 3 kinds of gelato and his Grandma's chili and minestrone soup. Go... Read More >
Swimming Olympian Dara Torres joined us in The Zone. She's hoping for her 6th Olympic games in 2012. The 43 year old mother talks about her daily challenges. Hog bball tonight from Freedom Hall vs Seton Hall. Gametime is at 6 pm on ESPN2. The "KEY 3": 1. How will these Hogs ha... Read More >
Thanks to the Bale family for hosting The Zone today from the KIA store on Chenal. Most of the show was a heated discussion between should college players get paid and how much will Cam Newton win the Heisman by. I don't know how we put those two arguments together. Thanks to Jim Harris from ... Read More >
The Zone took their talents south to The Peabody Hotel for the 15th Broyles awards thanks to the Baz. We got a chance to hear from a few nominees and the man himself, Frank Broyles. After Coach Broyles, Arkansas native and TCU Defensice Coordinator Dick Bumpas joined us. Another Broyles Award... Read More >
Lebron went back to Cleveland last night for the first time as a MIami Heat and he crapped on the city for the second time in 6 months. I have to be honest, I thought Clevelanders were gonna statr acting like some fools, but they kept it mostly clean. Just signs, chanting, flipping the bird and cu... Read More >
It's always a great day when Joe Kleine stops by talking about the UALR. Big game at the Jack Stephens Center this Sunday against Tulsa 2pm. Be there or die. So says Andrea Duc of UALR administration. Don't mess with that lady. Here's the epic comeback by Harding University. How ... Read More >
We're back in the studio after our Buzz babe signing at Arkansas Car Stereo. Thanks to Ch. 7 anchor and Razorback football and basketball commentator Scott Inman for hanging out in The Zone. We talked about the bball's loss to UAB and tonight's game against Oklahoma. And, of course, t... Read More >
The showed sizzled by again today with our college picks Read More >

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