Peyton Pallette, Arkansas (Photo by Eddie Kelly / ProLook Photos)


Rogers Review: Arkansas’ Pallette Paints Masterpiece Against Texas


ARLINGTON, Texas — It all makes sense now.

If you know anything about Arkansas coach Dave Van Horn, it’s that he’s not going to spend the fall of someone’s freshman year talking about how great they’re going to be to anyone … much less a media member. So, when Van Horn sung the praises of a young, freshman righthander by the name of Peyton Pallette last fall, it caught my attention.

Unfortunately, we didn’t get a good look at Pallette in the spring. He tallied an impressive earned-run average, but it was only in 5.2[…]