Arkansas Basketball, 1970s

Lanny Van Eman, left, accepted the head coaching job at Arkansas in time for the 1970-71 season. Van Eman was a former college star at Wichita State and a disciple of Hall of Fame coach Ralph Miller. Often overlooked in the annals of Razorbacks basketball history, Van Eman deserves credit for resuscitating a fledgling program and re-igniting the fan base.

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