Public Radio from UA Little Rock
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations
Local & Regional News

Why Hendrix Is Reviving Its Football Program

Football

Arkansas sportswriter EvinDemirel has been working on a report documenting a trend in the world of higher education: Small liberal arts colleges starting or re-starting football programs as part of their long-term growth plans.

His work was featured in this past Sunday's edition of the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.

KUAR's Karen Tricot Steward spoke with Demirel about the trend and what it means for one Arkansas college, Hendrix College in Conway. 

Evin Demirel
Evin Demirel

You can see more of Evin's work on the Arkansas sports scene on his blog and on his Twitter feed