MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Former Arkansas basketball star Corey Beck
was listed in fair condition at a hospital Wednesday, recovering
from wounds suffered during an attempted robbery.
Beck, a member of the Razorbacks' 1994 national championship
team, and a friend were shot by two would-be robbers early Sunday.
Beck, 36, and Timothy Wilkins, 35, were in a car when two men
with masks and a shotgun came up, police said.
Beck was shot in the hand and face but managed to drive his car
to a fire station. He was taken to The Regional Medical Center in
critical condition, but had been upgraded by Wednesday.
Wilkins was treated and released for wounds at Methodist
The would-be robbers fled.