Tagged: arkansas razorbacks

Kale Gober to Leave Henderson State For Razorback Fundraising Position

by Chris Bahn 8/16/2013 3:39 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 1:29 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 Marking Razorback Stadium's 75th Anniversary

by Associated Press 7/29/2013 4:32 pm

The University of Arkansas says it will have a season-long event marking the 75th anniversary of the opening of Razorback Stadium.

UA Officials Announce Site Work For Shared Baseball, Track Facility

by Chris Bahn 7/23/2013 9:25 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 1:50 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 9:41 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 3:02 pm

The Mitch Mustain documentary is narrated by Nolan Richardson.

Remembering Former Razorback, NFL Broadcaster Pat Summerall

by Chris Bahn 4/17/2013 10:02 am

Football fans and the broadcasting community are among those mourning the death of announcer and former Razorback Pat Summerall.

Super Voice Gone: Former Razorback Pat Summerall Dead at 82

by Associated Press 4/17/2013 7:47 am

The voice of football. The NFL's narrator for generations. A master of restraint. Pat Summerall soothed American television audiences over four decades. He died Tuesday at age 82 of cardiac arrest.

Jeff Long's Speech: Crafting the Words That Persuaded Razorback Fans

by Chris Bahn 4/5/2013 11:00 am

This week's first anniversary of the motorcycle wreck that changed Arkansas sports history provides a case study in crisis communication. John Diamond, the University of Arkansas' associate vice chancellor for university relations, recently spoke to Arkansas Business about the process of crafting the 673-word speech that Athletic Director Jeff Long delivered when he announced that he’d fired the Razorbacks' popular and successful head football coach, Bobby Petrino.

UA Board Committee Recommends Naming Football Center For Fred W. Smith

by Chris Bahn 4/4/2013 4:31 pm

Members of the University of Arkansas board of trustees’ building and grounds committee voted to recommend naming the football operations center in honor of Fred W. Smith.

Tyler Wilson, Other Arkansas NFL Prospects Seek Return on Training

by Chris Bahn 4/1/2013 12:00 am

With millions of dollars at stake, players like Tyler Wilson must maximize the months leading up to the NFL Draft.

Lawmakers Kill Bill Forcing Arkansas-ASU Football Game

by Associated Press 3/27/2013 3:15 pm

The Arkansas Razorbacks and Arkansas State Red Wolves won't be meeting up on the football field any time soon now that a panel of state lawmakers shot down a proposal that would have required the matchup.