UAM completes season sweep of NWOSU with win at home

  The University of Arkansas at Monticello men’s basketball team defeated Great American Conference foe Northwestern Oklahoma State Thursday night at home by a final score of 87-77. Arkansas-Monticello (16-2, 12-2 GAC) surged ahead of Northwestern Oklahoma State (8-11, 4-10 GAC) early on in this contest with a 7-2 run to begin the game. This match-up saw only one tie early in the first half which lasted less than a minute as once the Weevils … Continued

UAM releases 2017 football schedule

The University of Arkansas at Monticello football program has released its 2017 schedule. The newly released set up includes five home games for the Weevils at WCL Cotton Boll Stadium. UAM finished the 2016 season with a record of 4-7 (4-7 GAC) and will look to continue that improvement from a year ago. “We are looking forward to the 2017 season,” said head coach Hud Jackson. “This is the first year of the new schedule, … Continued

UAM notches double overtime win over SOSU

The University of Arkansas at Monticello men’s basketball team outlasted Great American Conference opponent Southeastern Oklahoma State Saturday afternoon on the road in a double overtime win by a final score of 77-75. The Weevils (15-2, 11-2 GAC) battled the Savage Storm of SOSU (8-11, 4-9 GAC) throughout the game as there were a total of 20 lead changes and 16 overall ties and neither team held its largest lead for over four minutes. UAM … Continued

UAM opens road trip with loss to East Central

The University of Arkansas at Monticello men’s basketball team was defeated on the road by Great American Conference opponent East Central University Thursday night by a final score of 100-98. Arkansas-Monticello (14-2, 10-2 GAC) began this match-up against the Tigers of East Central (13-5, 9-3 GAC) on fire jumping out to an early 19-5 lead over ECU. The Tigers staged a comeback throughout the opening half however and this contest was all tied up at … Continued

UAM falls to ATU, 91-90

The University of Arkansas at Monticello men’s basketball team was taken down for the first time this season by Great American Conference opponent Arkansas Tech University Saturday afternoon at Steelman Field House by a final score of 91-90. UAM (14-1, 9-1 GAC) jumped out to an early large lead over the visiting Wonder Boys of Arkansas Tech (11-4, 8-4 GAC) with a halftime advantage at 55-39 over ATU. The Wonder Boys however went on to … Continued

UAM improves to 14-0 with overtime win at OBU

The University of Arkansas at Monticello men’s basketball team defeated Great American Conference opponent Ouachita Baptist Thursday night by a final score of 94-93 in overtime. It was the 14th consecutive win for UAM this season, but Weevil basketball set the school record for overall consecutive wins at 15, dating back to last season. The Weevils (14-0, 9-0 GAC) battled against the Tigers of Ouachita Baptist (8-6, 6-4 GAC) on the road as each team … Continued

UAM moves up to No. 16 in latest national poll

The University of Arkansas at Monticello men’s basketball team is ranked No. 16 in the latest NCAA Division II – NABC Coaches Poll after improving its overall record last week to 12-0 on the year. UAM took down Great American Conference opponents Harding University and Henderson State last week to earn its 11th and 12th straight victories, and UAM is also ranked second overall in the Division II Central Region Men’s Basketball Poll, sponsored by … Continued

Hill named to top 100 List for Bevo Francis Award

University of Arkansas at Monticello men’s basketball player Derylton Hill has been named to the top 100 watch list for the Bevo Francis Award. The Clarence “Bevo” Francis Award is presented annually to the player who has had the finest overall season within Small College Basketball. Considerations will be season statistics and individual achievements, awards, personal character and team achievements. This is an incredibly prestigious award, as this award will only be given to one … Continued

UAM Baseball picked second in GAC preseason poll

The University of Arkansas at Monticello baseball team has been picked second overall in the 2017 Great American Conference Preseason Coaches Poll, as released by the conference on Thursday. Arkansas-Monticello concluded the 2016 season with a 40-16 record and a 21-9 finish in the GAC and a second place spot in the GAC championship tournament. UAM went on to defeat Harding, Southeastern Oklahoma State, Arkansas Tech, and finally Henderson State to claim the 2016 GAC … Continued

UAM ranked No. 22 in national poll

The University of Arkansas at Monticello men’s basketball team is ranked No. 22 in the nation in the latest NCAA Division II – NABC Coaches Poll after improving its overall record last week to 10-0. The Weevils defeated Great American Conference opponents Southern Nazarene and Oklahoma Baptist at home to earn its tenth straight victory. UAM is also currently ranked third overall in the central region in the Division II Central Region Men’s Basketball Poll, … Continued