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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.

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.

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.

Razorback Basketball Schedule Includes At Least Eight Games With Top 25 Opponents

by Chris Bahn 10/18/2012 9:47 am

Arkansas shouldn’t go untested this basketball season. This year’s Razorback schedule includes at least eight games against teams ranked in the USA Today Coaches Preseason Top 25.

Mike Markuson

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

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

Jim Harris: Razorback Basketball Team Will Face Challenging Gauntlet

by Jim Harris 9/5/2012 3:02 pm

In all the talk and worry about Arkansas football, you may have missed the release of the full Arkansas basketball schedule. Now, you want to talk about a team that has its hands full — Mike Anderson has loaded up a young team coming off 18 victories with challenges from start to finish.

Jim’s Notebook: Hog Basketball Opponents Pick Up; Red Wolf On WMS Field Stirs A-State Fans

by Jim Harris 5/17/2012 11:58 am

Along with the announcement Wednesday that Arkansas would be competing in this season’s Las Vegas Invitational over the Thanksgiving holiday, the Razorbacks will have plenty of nonconference opposition that could help the Ratings Percentage Index, no matter the game’s result. Meanwhile, more than 250 Arkansas State fans glimpsed the turf at War Memorial Stadium on Wednesday in a way like it had never been seen before.

Arkansas To Play in Las Vegas as First Dates of 2012-13 Basketball Schedule Announced

by Tre Baker 5/17/2012 8:26 am

The University of Arkansas announced late Wednesday that it will participate in the 2012 Continental Tire Las Vegas Invitational, Nov. 23-24. The Razorbacks will be joined by Creighton, Arizona State and Wisconsin for the event.

AS360 Football Picks: The Bowl Edition

by Mark Carter 12/30/2011 9:00 am

Our staff of experts takes on the BCS games, the Hogs' matchup against Kansas State in the Cotton Bowl, and ASU's first game with Gus Malzahn.

Heisman Finalists Announced, Bahn's Ballot

by 12/9/2011 8:43 am

The 2011 Heisman Trophy winner will be announced tonight. Finalists were announced on Monday. ArkansasSports360.com editor Chris Bahn has a Heisman vote. His ballot looked like this:

Bahn: Case Can Be Made For Either Razorback Bowl Possibility, But Winning Bowl A Must

by Chris Bahn 12/2/2011 2:52 pm

Arkansas (10-2)is headed to either the Cotton Bowl or Capital One Bowl. There are positives to each, but the bottom line remains the Razorbacks need to win no matter where they wind up this bowl season.

Razorbacks' Garrick McGee Among Broyles Award Finalists

by 11/28/2011 4:01 pm

Arkansas offensive coordiantor Garrick McGee is among the five finalists for the the Broyles Award. Below are the fine finalists for the award given annually to college football's top assistant coach:

Arkansas Bowl Projections Week 12

by Chris Bahn 11/22/2011 9:56 am

No. 3 Arkansas (10-1, 6-1) faces No. 1 LSU (11-0, 7-0) on Friday in Baton Rouge. Most national media outlets are projecting an Arkansas loss and a non-BCS bowl destination.

Arkansas Bowl Projections Week 11

by Chris Bahn 11/13/2011 10:44 pm

Below are potential bowl destinations for Arkansas (9-1, 5-1):

Razorbacks Open BCS Rankings At No. 9

by Chris Bahn 10/16/2011 9:43 pm

Arkansas debuted at No. 9 in the first BCS rankings of 2011. No one-loss team is ranked higher than the Razorbacks (5-1, 1-1 SEC), who achieved their best opening BCS ranking. Arkansas opened at No. 12 in 1998 and was No. 23 in last year’s poll.

Surprising K-State Surges To No. 12 In Associated Press Poll, Razorbacks No. 10

by The Associated Press 10/16/2011 9:14 pm

Surprising Kansas State climbed to No. 12 in The Associated Press college football poll Sunday, the Wildcats' best ranking since 2004. Kansas State improved to 6-0 on Saturday night with a 41-34 comeback victory at Texas Tech and jumped five spots in the new rankings. It was the fourth straight week coach Bill Snyder's Wildcats won as underdogs. The last time Kansas State was ranked this highly was the 2004 preseason poll, when the Wildcats were No. 12.

Razorbacks One Of Four Programs Chosen For ESPN "Depth Chart" Series

by Chris Bahn 9/14/2011 1:20 pm

DVR alert… Arkansas is one of four college football programs being featured as part of ESPN’s “Depth Chart” series. ESPN will air the Arkansas episode on Oct. 26 at 6 p.m. and the hour-long show will focus on “exploring how each quarterback prepares for game week.” Other schools featured on Auburn, Oklahoma and Wisconsin. Analyst Kirk Herbstreit serves as narrator for the series.

Saturday Roulette: Will Arkansas Cover a 36 Point Spread?

by Doc Harper 9/9/2011 10:00 am

Now that we’re not blindly guessing — as if we were coming up with a preseason poll — ArkansasSports360.com is bringing back the weekly Vegas-style picks, which hopefully will be fun whether you’re in some sort of fantasy betting league, or just can’t get enough college football discussion. And, after all, for the unfortunate fans finding lumps of coal last weekend, this may be the only way to generate excitement for college football this season.

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.