Paying it forward is something Arkansas' Michael Sanchez has done his entire life. And now he's going to great lengths -- both figuratively and literally -- to make a difference in the lives of others.
Central Arkansas is known for one thing: Scottie Pippen. But that's about to change. A homestate hero by the name of Corliss Williamson is a head coach for the first time -- and he's ready to make the Bears relevant.
Arkansas will be down to nine players when it opens its season on Friday night against Alcorn State after coach John Pelphrey meted out suspensions stemming from various disciplinary problems since the end of the 2008-09 season.