Arkansas Basketball, 1970s

at ×

Arkansas also returned to the NCAA Tournament in 1977 — the Hogs’ first postseason appearance since 1958. Wake Forest outlasted Arkansas in the opening round, 86-80. Despite the season’s abrupt climax, the Hogs had established a successful foundation around a star trio — nicknamed “The Triplets” — and a bevy of role players. The stage was set for 1978 to be a banner year.

Conwaypedia

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s