Sharpe Resigns As UAM Men’s Basketball Coach

Courtesy of UAM Sports Information MONTICELLO — After four straight winning seasons, University of Arkansas-Monticello’s men’s basketball coach Allen Sharpe has resigned to take a similar position at the University of West Alabama. Throughout his four years at UAM, Sharpe posted a 70-42 overall record with the Weevils, including the team’s best finish during that … Continue reading

Second-Half Slump Results In Road Loss

Courtesy of Brian Ramsey RUSSELLVILLE – Arkansas Tech outscored the University of Arkansas at Monticello men’s basketball team 50-33 in the second half to defeat the Weevils by a final score of 86-72 on Thursday night inside Tucker Coliseum.    The Wonder Boys led for the majority of the first 10 minutes of the first half, … Continue reading

UAM Basketball Insiders – Jan. 15

Courtesy of Brian Ramsey MONTICELLO – The University of Arkansas at Monticello men’s and women’s basketball teams are set to begin a stretch of five Great American Conference playing dates over the next 10 days this Thursday on the road against Arkansas Tech.    This week’s action includes Thursday night’s trip to Russellville to face Arkansas … Continue reading

Weevils Earn Fourth Place Pick For 2013-14

Courtesy of Brian Ramsey RUSSELLVILLE – The University of Arkansas at Monticello men’s basketball team has been picked to finish in fourth place in the 2013-14 season, announced today in the Great American Conference Preseason Coaches Poll.    The Boll Weevils received 60 poll points, eight points behind third place prediction Southeastern Oklahoma State and seven … Continue reading

22 Student-Athletes Earn Academic Achievement Awards

Courtesy of Brian Ramsey CLEVELAND, Ohio — The Division 2 Athletic Directors Association announced the 2012-13 recipients of the D2ADA Academic Achievement Awards on Wednesday, Aug. 21 with 22 student-athletes from the University of Arkansas at Monticello making the list.    In order for a student-athlete to receive a D2ADA academic achievement award, the athletic director … Continue reading

Men’s Hoops Reveals Signing Class

Courtesy of Brian Ramsey MONTICELLO — University of Arkansas at Monticello men’s basketball coach Allen Sharpe has revealed a list of five student-athletes that will be joining the team starting in the 2013-14 season.    The 2013 signing class includes four transfers and one high school product.    Khalil Carter (Guard, 6-1, 175) joins the Boll Weevils … Continue reading

Sharpe Shooter Basketball Camp Set For June 3-6

Courtesy of Brian Ramsey MONTICELLO — University of Arkansas-Monticello men’s basketball coach Allen Sharpe is set to host the annual “Sharpe Shooter” Basketball Camp June 3-6 at Steelman Field House.    The camp is designed for boys and girls in grades K-9 and will feature two sessions. The morning session (Individual Skills Camp) will go from 9 … Continue reading

Scholar-Athletes, Athlete Of The Year Announced

Courtesy of Brian Ramsey MONTICELLO — The University of Arkansas at Monticello announced its male and female scholar-athletes and athletes of the year Tuesday night at the UAM Athletics Awards Banquet inside the Green Room of the University Center.    The female scholar-athlete of the year award was presented to senior basketball player Candace Virgadamo. The … Continue reading

Awards Banquet To Honor Top Student-Athletes

Courtesy of Brian Ramsey MONTICELLO — The University of Arkansas-Monticello’s Department of Athletics will host its first-ever awards banquet Tuesday, April 16 at the University Center to honor the 2012-13 male and female athletes of the year, as well as the 2012-13 male and female scholar-athletes of the year.    The banquet, exclusively for UAM student-athletes, … Continue reading

Forge Named D2 Bulletin All-America Honorable Mention

Courtesy of Brian Ramsey MONTICELLO — University of Arkansas at Monticello senior men’s basketball player Kori Forge has been named an honorable mention selection to the 2013 Division II Bulletin All-America teams.    This honor culminates his two-year career at UAM after most recently being named the 2012-13 Great American Conference Player of the Year and … Continue reading