Tagged: arkansas razorbacks

Former UA Athletic Director Frank Broyles Dead at 92

by Kurt Voigt, The Associated Press 8/14/2017 1:39 pm

Frank Broyles, who guided the University of Arkansas to its lone national football championship and later molded the overall program as its athletic director, died Monday at the age of 92.

Arkansas House Advances Concealed Handgun Exemption Bill

by Andrew DeMillo and Tafi Mukunyadzi, The Associated Press 3/31/2017 7:43 am

Arkansas lawmakers voted Thursday to exempt college sporting events from a new state law expanding where concealed guns are allowed in a vote that one lawmaker complained was a "no-win" choice between the University of Arkansas Razorbacks and the National Rifle Association.

Arkansas Panel Backs Gun Ban at Stadiums After SEC Plea

by Andrew DeMillo and Tafi Mukunyadzi, The Associated Press 3/28/2017 7:13 pm

An Arkansas House committee advanced a measure to exempt college sporting events from a state law allowing guns after the Southeastern Conference appealed for guns to be banned from facilities such as football stadiums.

The Influencers: Jeff Long of the University of Arkansas

by Marty Cook 3/20/2017 12:00 am

Arkansas Athletic Director Jeff Long is a driven man, so it’s a bit of a surprise when his voice catches while talking about how much sports mean to him.

Missouri Meltdown Costs Hogs

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/19/2016 12:00 am

The second-half meltdown of the Arkansas Razorbacks at Columbia, Missouri, on Nov. 25 cost the football program scarred pride.

5 Events for Weekend Fun: Razorback Game, Goat Festival & More!

by Lydia McAllister 9/29/2016 7:00 am

What better way to celebrate fall than at the Arkansas Razorbacks game at War Memorial Stadium on Saturday, Oct. 1? If sports aren't really your thing, we still have you covered. Check out the Arkansas Goat Festival at Perryville Park or Scott's High Cotton on the Bayou Festival at Scott Plantation Settlement for some old-fashioned fun.

31 Cool Things To Do in Metro Little Rock

by Metro Little Rock Staff 9/29/2016 12:26 am

An eclectic guide to the best activities and attractions in and around Metro Little Rock.

5 Restaurants to Hit Before and After the Game

by Jess Ardrey 9/28/2016 5:32 pm

In the name of the burger, the pizza and the holy hog.

NFL's Darren McFadden Learns Lesson From Financial Fumble

by Mark Friedman 8/15/2016 12:00 am

In June, Dallas Cowboys running back Darren McFadden filed a lawsuit accusing his former family friend and financial adviser, Michael Vick of Pulaski County, of “gross incompetence, self-dealing and outright theft” of more than $15 million.

P. Allen Smith, Razorbacks Partner With Westrock Coffee

by Alexis Crowe 7/20/2016 4:16 pm

We love gardening, coffee and local companies. So what could be better than two great forces coming together with just this exact combination?

UA System Board Approves $160M Stadium Expansion 8-2

by Lance Turner 6/16/2016 11:44 am

The University of Arkansas System board of trustees on Thursday voted 8-2 to press ahead with a $160 million expansion of Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium.

As Expected, Most Hog Football Tickets Going Up

by Mark Carter 2/3/2016 9:59 am

As expected, most Fayetteville tickets to Arkansas Razorback football games are going up in price, but ticket prices for the Hogs' one Little Rock game per year are going down, the University of Arkansas announced Tuesday.

UA Board Votes to Continue Plans for $160M Razorback Stadium Expansion

by Alexis Crowe 1/27/2016 5:13 pm

The University of Arkansas board of trustees on Wednesday voted to move forward with the estimated $160 million expansion and renovation of Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium.

Razorbacks Seek Approval for $160M North End Zone Redesign, Expansion

by Mark Carter 1/26/2016 9:48 am

The University of Arkansas athletic department will seek approval from the university's board of trustees to redesign an end zone of Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium.

Update: Scott Inman to Leave KATV in Early 2016, Join GenWealth

by Mark Carter 11/24/2015 10:19 am

Scott Inman, the lead news anchor for KATV-TV, Channel 7, in Little Rock, will leave the ABC affiliate in early 2016 and join GenWealth Financial Advisors as director of business development.

Concessions Prices to Drop at Razorbacks Stadium

by Associated Press 9/4/2015 7:35 am

Food and drinks will be cheaper this season for fans attending football games at Donald W. Reynolds Razorbacks Stadium.

University of Arkansas Hosting Football Dinner Aug. 28

by Associated Press 8/3/2015 10:27 am

The University of Arkansas will hold its seventh annual Razorback Football Kickoff Dinner for fans later this month in Springdale.

SEC West is Home to Huge Salaries — But Everyone Can't Win

by David Brandt, The Associated Press 7/16/2015 7:05 am

The Southeastern Conference Western Division is college football's land of plenty, with all seven schools throwing huge piles of money at their respective coaching staffs to try and gain an upper hand. The theory: More cash invested equals more victories.

Phil Elson Replaced as Voice of Razorbacks Baseball

by Sean Beherec 6/2/2015 10:38 am

A spokesman for IMG College, which produces radio broadcasts for the school, said Alex Perlman will call the season's remaining games.

University of Arkansas Extends Bret Bielema's Contract Through 2020

by Associated Press 2/9/2015 9:54 am

Arkansas has announced the signing of Bret Bielema to a two-year contract extension and raise, keeping the coach at the school through the 2020 season.