Tagged: jeff long

Bret Bielema's Future in Question After Jeff Long's Firing

by Associated Press 11/16/2017 6:56 am

Will it be Julie Cromer Peoples, Joseph Steinmetz or the UA board of trustees who is in charge of handling the more immediate question hounding all of Arkansas: What to do with Bret Bielema?

UPDATE: Jeff Long Fired As University of Arkansas Athletic Director

by Associated Press 11/15/2017 12:54 pm

Arkansas fired athletic director Jeff Long on Wednesday, ending a nearly decade-long tenure that included the scandalous ouster of football coach Bobby Petrino and the continued mediocrity of the program under Bret Bielema.

Arkansas AD Says Opponents Need to Know Where Hogs Will Play

by Associated Press 9/12/2017 7:59 am

Arkansas athletic director Jeff Long says he wants to know within three to five months whether the Razorbacks will play football at Little Rock's War Memorial Stadium after 2018.

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.

Arkansas Business Presents The Influencers

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/20/2017 12:00 am

Meet five leaders in business and education who are influencing their industries, their communities and the future of Arkansas.

UA System Board Gives Final OK to $160M Stadium Expansion

by Lance Turner 9/8/2016 11:44 am

The University of Arkansas System board of trustees on Thursday gave final approval to a $160 million expansion of Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium in Fayetteville.

College Football Playoff Officials Cite Several Factors for TV Ratings Decline

by Associated Press 4/21/2016 5:50 am

College Football Playoff officials believe several factors contributed to the significant decline in television ratings for the second year of the playoff.

Arkansas Business Power List 2016: Education

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/21/2016 12:00 am

An education resource to help navigate the leadership of the largest Arkansas companies or institutions.

Arkansas Colleges Live With Legacy of 1942 Vote

by Gwen Moritz 2/29/2016 12:00 am

Placed on the statewide ballot by petition and adopted on Nov. 3, 1942, Amendment 33 insulated institutes of higher education and “all charitable, penal or correctional institutions” from the whims and provincialism of politicians.

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.

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.

Jeff Long Re-Elected as Playoff Selection Committee Chair

by Associated Press 1/26/2015 5:21 pm

Arkansas athletic director Jeff Long will serve another season as the chairman of the College Football Playoff selection committee.

Jerry Jones Gives $10.65M to University of Arkansas Athletic Department

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/21/2015 10:22 am

The Jones' gift is a combination of cash to be paid over a five-year period and land donated to the Razorback Foundation. The donation will address several projects of the university's athletics department, including a 55,000-SF student-athlete center.

Phil Elson Named Voice of Razorbacks Baseball, Women's Basketball

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/20/2014 2:30 pm

The longtime voice of the Arkansas Travelers is set to become the voice of the Arkansas Razorbacks' baseball and women's basketball teams.

Fowler Family Gives $2.5M for UA Training Facility

by Associated Press 7/15/2014 10:57 am

The Wallace and Jama Fowler family gives the University of Arkansas $2.5 million to help pay for a new baseball and track training center.

University of Arkansas Projects $89.2M Athletics Budget

by Lee Hogan 6/19/2014 8:06 am

The University of Arkansas athletic department is projecting $89.2 million in revenue for the 2014-15 fiscal year, which is up 9.6 percent from last year and 15.2 percent in 2012-13.

Donald W. Reynolds Foundation Winding Down, Will Close in 2017

by Mark Friedman 6/16/2014 12:00 am

After committing more than $1.8 billion to nonprofits since 1994, including hundreds of millions of dollars to organizations in Arkansas, the Donald W. Reynolds Foundation of Las Vegas is set to shut down at the end of 2017.