Tagged: arkansas razorbacks

Guz Malzahn, The AP Coach of the Year

by Lance Turner 12/23/2013 02:03 pm

Guz Malzahn -- former Springdale High School coach, former University of Arkansas offensive coordinator, former head coach at Arkansas State University, and now head coach at Auburn University -- is your Associated Press Coach of the Year

Is It 'If' Or 'When' Hogs Leave Little Rock? (AP Analysis)

by Kelly Kissel, The Associated Press 12/1/2013 11:12 am

The University of Arkansas' decision to further reduce the number of football games it plays at Little Rock should come as no surprise. The question now is whether, or when, central Arkansas will lose the games altogether.

Update: War Memorial Gets 1 Razorbacks Football Game Per Year Through 2018

by Lance Turner 11/26/2013 10:35 am

War Memorial Stadium in Little Rock will get one Razorbacks football game per year through 2018, according to news reports.

After Texas Interest, UA Athletic Director Jeff Long Gets A Raise

by Kurt Voigt, The Associated Press 11/6/2013 07:21 am

Arkansas athletic director Jeff Long has parlayed interest from Texas into his second raise in 13 months. Long agreed to a new contract with the Razorbacks that will raise his annual salary to $1.1 million by next summer. It also includes a one-time $100,000 bonus and raises his buyout.

Former Razorbacks Coach John L. Smith Gets Discharge in Bankruptcy Case

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/9/2013 12:00 am

It's still not clear how much Smith's creditors will receive. The trustee in the case, John T. Lee of Siloam Springs, didn't immediately return a call for comment. When Smith filed for bankruptcy protection in September 2012, he listed $1.3 million in assets.

Jeff Long Says Discussions About Games at War Memorial Not in Plans

by Kurt Voigt, The Associated Press 9/5/2013 07:16 am

Arkansas athletic director Jeff Long isn't quite ready to talk about the long-term future of football games in central Arkansas, and he's not quite sure when that discussion will take place.

Real Estate Tycoon Jim Lindsey Still Has Goal Lines to Reach

by Chris Bahn 8/26/2013 12:00 am

Jim Lindsey's success story is chronicled in a 34-minute Clint Fullen documentary narrated by Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones that will premier Wednesday at the UARK Bowl in Fayetteville.

Kale Gober to Leave Henderson State For Razorback Fundraising Position

by Chris Bahn 8/16/2013 03:39 pm

Kale Gober, athletic director at Henderson State, has been named assistant athletic director for development at the University of Arkansas.

Construction Begins On Razorbacks' $10M Baseball, Track Facility

by Chris Bahn 8/16/2013 01:29 pm

The University of Arkansas has begun construction on a combination baseball/track indoor training facility, though it has raised just $1 million of the nearly $10 million needed for the project.

Former Hogs Coach John L. Smith Nearer to Bankruptcy Settlement

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/12/2013 12:00 am

Former Arkansas Razorbacks football Coach John L. Smith has reached a settlement with his creditors who accused him of attempting to defraud them in his $40.7 million bankruptcy case.

University of Arkansas Wins PR Award for Handling Bobby Petrino Situation

by Lance Turner 8/1/2013 11:01 am

The University of Arkansas has received an award for “Best Crisis Management” in the PR Daily's 2013 Nonprofit PR Awards.

UA Officials Announce Site Work For Shared Baseball, Track Facility

by Chris Bahn 7/23/2013 09:25 am

Site work on a 52,000-SF baseball and indoor track training facility will begin at the University of Arkansas on Monday. Fundraising continues for the project, which is estimated to cost between $7.75 million and $9.6 million.

University of Arkansas Athletic Department Projects $80.6M Budget

by Chris Bahn 6/18/2013 10:15 am

The University of Arkansas athletic department is projecting $80.6 million in revenue for the 2013-14 fiscal year.

A Look At How Southeastern Conference Revenue Sharing Has Grown

by Chris Bahn 5/31/2013 01:50 pm

The Southeastern Conference will distribute a record $289.4 million among its 14 member schools for the 2012-13 fiscal year.

Former Razorback Coach John L. Smith Settles Transfer Dispute in Bankruptcy Case

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/27/2013 12:00 am

Former Arkansas Razorbacks football coach John L. Smith reached a settlement with his bankruptcy trustee to return some of the money he gave away or received before he filed for Chapter 7.

SEC Network's Launch Spells End of Schools' Broadcast Rights, Pay-per-view

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/13/2013 12:00 am

School-specific subscription services like the UA's RazorVision won't be providing live video of sporting events once the network is launched. The SEC and ESPN will hold the rights for those broadcasts.

Video: Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones to Narrate 'The Jim Lindsey Story'

by Chris Bahn 5/7/2013 10:51 am

The life story of northwest Arkansas real estate developer and former University of Arkansas football star Jim Lindsey not only sounds like something from a movie, it is actually becoming a movie.

NFL Draft: Recapping Local Players Picked, Projected Contract Details

by Chris Bahn 4/29/2013 09:41 am

While contract details haven't yet been finalized for seven players with Arkansas ties who were drafted over the weekend, we do have an idea of what they could earn, based on 2012 contracts.

Clint Stoerner, Former Razorback, To Host Sports Show With Pat Bradley

by Kate Knable 4/25/2013 10:54 am

When Pat Bradley launches his new sports morning show May 6, his permanent co-host will be Clint Stoerner, former Arkansas Razorback quarterback and Dallas Cowboys player.

Video: Here Is The Trailer for Mitch Mustain Documentary

by Lance Turner 4/17/2013 03:02 pm

The Mitch Mustain documentary is narrated by Nolan Richardson.