Tagged: bret bielema

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.

Razorbacks Boost Offensive Line Coach Salary By $225,000

by Chris Bahn 2/26/2013 9:03 am

University of Arkansas offensive line coach Sam Pittman has yet to coach a game and already has received a raise and contract extension.

Arkansas Razorback Coaching Staff Salaries Reach $3 Million

by Chris Bahn 1/22/2013 2:55 pm

Arkansas football assistant coaching compensation have reached $3 million for the first time in program history.

Salary Figures Released For Four More Razorback Football Staff Members

by Chris Bahn 1/3/2013 1:37 pm

The Arkansas Razorbacks releases updated salary figures for its four most recent football coaching hires, and the total assistant compensation pool will likely exceed $3 million when the staff is finalized.

Arkansas Business: The Best & Worst News of 2012

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/24/2012 12:00 am

There was good news and there was bad news in Arkansas in 2012. And in case you’ve forgotten the details, the Arkansas Business staff is here to remind you.

Partridge Named Razorback Defensive Line Coach, Agrees To $350,000 Salary

by Chris Bahn 12/18/2012 8:15 am

University of Arkansas defensive line coach Charlie Partridge will earn $350,000 annually, according to a letter of agreement released by the athletic department. Partridge, whose deal runs Jan. 2 until June 30, 2014, will join the Razorback staff after finishing the season with Wisconsin in the Rose Bowl.

Razorback Coach Bret Bielema’s Salary Puts Him at No. 4 in SEC

by Chris Bahn 12/17/2012 12:00 am

Bielema’s $3.2 million annual salary places him in rare company among the league’s football minds (not to mention No. 1 among the state of Arkansas’ highest-paid employees).

Bret Bielema Sold on UA’s Athletic Facilities

by Chris Bahn 12/17/2012 12:00 am

The University of Arkansas Athletic Department is carrying out various stages of a $320 million master plan for new building projects and upgrading existing facilities.

Arkansas Releases Salary Terms For Three Newest Razorback Assistant Coaches

by Chris Bahn 12/13/2012 3:20 pm

The University of Arkansas has released terms, including salary information for the first three assistant coaching hires by Bret Bielema.

Bret Bielema Attracted To Razorbacks By Money Available To Assistant Coaches

by Chris Bahn 12/6/2012 9:45 am

How much money Bret Bielema will have to spend on assistant coaches remains to be seen, but the Razorbacks — one of the more thrifty-spending teams in the Southeastern Conference — can offer far more than what Wisconsin could.

Mike Beebe: Surprised by Bret Bielema, Disappointed by Gus Malzahn

by Mark Carter 12/5/2012 11:29 am

Gov. Mike Beebe meets with reporters to discuss his trip to Washington D.C. to address the "fiscal cliff." But he wasn't about to get away without addressing the really important stuff.

Bret Bielema Deal With Razorbacks Worth $3.2 Million Annually Over Six Years

by Chris Bahn 12/5/2012 10:42 am

Arkansas coach Bret Bielema has signed a letter of agreement that will pay him $3.2 million annually for six years. Outlined in the letter is a buyout for firing Bielema that starts at $12.8 million in the first year.

UA Officially Names Bret Bielema of Wisconsin As New Razorbacks Football Coach

by Chris Bahn 12/4/2012 6:21 pm

Arkansas has hired Bret Bielema from Wisconsin to become the Razorbacks new football coach, the University of Arkansas has confirmed. Bielema will be introduced at a news conference at 4 p.m. Wednesday.

Mike Markuson

by Tre Baker 9/11/2012 8:30 am

Wisconsin coach doesn't need to be badgered into letting people go.

Top 25 National Preview: Alabama, Ohio State, Boise State All Hoping to Make a Run for National Championship

by Ron Jumper 7/12/2010 12:00 am

College football is likely to see the same-old, same-old, with the kind of talent Coach Nick Saban managed to stockpile in Tuscaloosa, Ala., since his arrival in 2007. The offense should be as efficient, if not as boring, as last year’s, and the defense will simply reload with more five-star prep talent.