ARKANSAS RAZORBACKS NEWS

Arkansas Basketball Game Tipoff vs Florida Moved to 8:00 for Belk Bowl

Big thanks to everyone who helped make this happen. When we found out the Razorbacks were playing in the Belk Bowl last week, maybe the biggest disappointment was that the game was taking place at the exact same time as Arkansas’ home basketball game against Florida. But fortunately, credit to Jeff Long, Florida, the SEC and anyone else involved, the game has been moved from 6...
Via Arkansas Fight
19 hours ago

Razorback Seniors of Significance

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Five University of Arkansas student-athletes have earned selection to the 2016 Class of Seniors of Significance announced by the Arkansas Alumni Association on Friday. Those recognized are studying in three different colleges at Arkansas, including the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, College of Education and Health Professions and the Sam...
Via Arkansas Razorbacks
21 hours ago

Arkansas football, looking back: Jekyll and Hyde season for Hogs defensive backs

FAYETTEVILLE, Arkansas — Arkansas’ defensive backfield was simultaneously the best and worst unit on the roster for most of the season. Razorbacks cornerbacks, while inconsistent, were mostly strong, if not deep after injuries messed with their plans in the preseason. The safeties were certainly not deep with really only three players seeing significant time in the back. The...
Via SEC Country
22 hours ago

Roachell, Wellick Honored

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – University of Arkansas student-athletes Summar Roachell and Amanda Wellick were recognized as Seniors of Significance the Alumni Association announced on Friday. Roachell is a member of the Razorback women’s golf team and Wellick is a gymnast. Both student-athletes are members of the Sam M. Walton College of Business. Roachell, a Conway, Arkansas, native...
Via Arkansas Razorbacks
22 hours ago

Trent’s Trough: Arkansas visits WR Brandon Martin again with decision nearing

Join us daily at SEC Country for “Trent’s Trough” as Arkansas beat writer Trent Shadid provides the latest recruiting news.  Bielema visits Martin as decision looms Arkansas’ coaching staff is making its final push to land 4-star wide receiver Brandon Martin. Martin (6-foot-4, 205 pounds) is the top junior-college wide receiver in the 2017 class from Mississippi Gulf...
Via SEC Country
1 day ago

Arkansas Defensive Numbers and Reaction(VIDEO)

The Arkansas defense had plenty of problems this season and has left a bad taste in the mouths of fans. Tyzilla looks at the numbers and gives his reaction to the Hog defensive woes. If I’ve said it once, I’ve said it a thousand times. Arkansas has to make changes within the ranks of defensive […] Arkansas Defensive Numbers and Reaction(VIDEO) - Razorbackers - Razorbackers...
Via Razorbackers
1 day ago

Arkansas commit Shane Clenin putting his high school on the map — literally

FESTUS, Mo. — When Arkansas offensive line coach Kurt Anderson made his first trip to visit offensive line prospect Shane Clenin at Jefferson High School, he had trouble finding it on the GPS app he was using. “He was like, ‘I’ve got a future first-round offensive tackle at this school and I can’t even find it,’” Clenin recalled this week with a laugh. So Anderson reported...
Via SEC Country
1 day ago

Celebrating Fall Graduates

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Begin with the end in mind. That is what Razorback Athletics challenges its student-athletes to do when they begin their career at the University of Arkansas. On Thursday night, twenty-seven Razorback student-athletes were recognized for completing that academic journey at the fall graduation reception in the Jerry and Gene Jones Family Student-Athlete Success...
Via Arkansas Razorbacks
1 day ago

Hogs for Breakfast: Arkansas will send some to NFL, even in ‘down’ SEC year

A lot of the frustration some people have with Arkansas’ season isn’t directly related to Arkansas. You might find a general feeling across the country the SEC was down in 2016. Except Alabama, of course. And at first blush, that appears obvious. None of the other 13 teams in the conference had even nine wins. The final Associated Press Top 25 poll of the regular season had...
Via SEC Country
1 day ago

Arkansas Razorbacks News: Football Stadium Expansion Officially Underway

Plus looking at the SEC Quarterback situation. Now that football is done at Razorback Stadium it’s time to start the expansion process. The first step of that is demolition and they have already made some progress on taking down the current Broyles Center. The project isn’t expected to be completed until the start of the 2018 season so next year Razorback Stadium might look a...
Via Arkansas Fight
1 day ago

Arkansas Honors: 2 on SEC All-Freshman Team

Arkansas has two players, McTelvin Agim and De’Jon Harris, on the 2016 SEC All-SEC Team. The SEC All-Freshman Team has been announced. McTelvin Agim and De’Jon Harris make the cut to receive postseason honors. All fourteen South Eastern Conference coaches vote to compile the list but may not vote for their own players. Four-star McTelvin […] Arkansas Honors: 2 on SEC All-Freshman...
Via Razorbackers
1 day ago

Top 2017 class recruits in the state of Arkansas

With the regular season wrapped up, the focus has begun its shift toward National Signing Day on Feb. 1, 2017. That leaves less than two months for the members of the state of Arkansas’ 2017 recruiting class to warm up their signing hands, shoot their announcement videos or choose which hat they’ll dramatically wave to signify where they’ll be heading when school starts in...
Via SEC Country
1 day ago

Offensive Trio Lands on AP All-SEC Teams

ATLANTA – Two days after earning All-SEC honors from the league head coaches, senior offensive lineman Dan Skipper and sophomore running back Rawleigh Williams III landed on the Associated Press (AP) All-SEC first team Thursday afternoon. Arkansas was one of four teams with two offensive linemen on the AP’s All-SEC list as junior center Frank Ragnow earned a spot on the second...
Via Arkansas Razorbacks
1 day ago

Duo Selected To SEC All-Freshman Team

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Defensive Lineman McTelvin Agim and linebacker De’Jon Harris earned postseason honors from the league office Thursday when they were named to the Southeastern Conference All-Freshman team as voted by the conference’s head coaches. Arkansas has had at least one player on the SEC All-Freshman team 13 straight years, while Agim and Harris are the eighth and...
Via Arkansas Razorbacks
1 day ago

Arkansas Razorbacks Enter Joe Lunardi’s Bracketology For First Time This Season

It’s never too early to talk NCAA Tournament, is it? We all know the first, most basic goal of this year’s Arkansas basketball team is to make the NCAA Tournament, and nearly a month into the season, they’ve got a perfectly clear shot to do so. Joe Lunardi has Arkansas in the NCAA Tournament right now as a 12-seed, as the last team in. The Razorbacks would be in a play-in game...
Via Arkansas Fight
1 day ago

3 Arkansas Players on AP All-SEC Teams

Today, the AP All-SEC Teams were announced and includes three Arkansas Razorbacks on the roster. The Associated Press All-SEC Teams have been released. Among the NFL-caliber talent is three Arkansas Razorbacks, two on First Team and one on Second Team. This roster looks much better than the Coaches All-SEC Teams. On First Team for Arkansas is […] 3 Arkansas Players on AP All-SEC...
Via Razorbackers
1 day ago

Arkansas season review: A look back at Razorbacks’ Week 6 Alabama loss

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Arkansas wrapped up the 2016 regular season with a 28-24 loss at Missouri. The Hogs finished 7-5 overall and 3-5 in SEC play. The Razorbacks will face Virginia Tech in the Belk Bowl on Dec. 29. SEC Country is taking a game-by-game look back through Arkansas’ regular season. We continue with a look at the Hogs’ 49-30 home loss to Alabama on Oct. 8. Game...
Via SEC Country
2 days ago

Trent’s Trough: Arkansas likely considering grad-transfer possibilities while finishing 2017 class

Join us daily at SEC Country for “Trent’s Trough” as Arkansas beat writer Trent Shadid provides the latest recruiting news. Arkansas likely to leave door wide open for grad transfers Arkansas coach Bret Bielema is expecting the Hogs to sign 23 to 25 players in the 2017 class. If that total ends up closer to the low end of what Bielema projects, Arkansas could find itself...
Via SEC Country
2 days ago

McMakin Recaps Successful Fall Campaign

Fall Statistics | Spring Schedule • Arkansas captured an 11-shot victory at the Mountaineer Intercollegiate and has won at least one tournament in each of the last 11 seasons. • The strong fall finish pushed head coach Brad McMakin’s squad to a head-to-head fall record of 42-17. • McMakin recorded his 23rd tournament victory at the helm of the Razorbacks. • The Razorbacks...
Via Arkansas Razorbacks
2 days ago

Hogs for Breakfast: Arkansas superlatives — who were players and coaches of the year?

The SEC announced individual awards for the 2016 season on Wednesday. Arkansas even had a player among the honorees in linebacker Brooks Ellis as Scholar Athlete of the Year. For on-the-field play exclusively, Arkansas was lacking. For the record, none should have been included, and most of us realize that. In fact, few had any problem with those named. Jalen Hurts, Alabama quarterback...
Via SEC Country
2 days ago

Razorbacks Roll Past Butler

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – The University of Arkansas women’s basketball team never trailed, as they opened the game on a 10-0 run and cruised to a 68-50 win over Butler on Wednesday night in Bud Walton Arena. The Razorbacks run their record to 9-0, their best start under head coach Jimmy Dykes, ahead of the team’s second road test of the season.  Jessica Jackson led all scorers...
Via Arkansas Razorbacks
2 days ago

Dan Skipper, Rawleigh Williams, Brooks Ellis Earn SEC Honors

Skipper and Williams earn All-SEC honors while Ellis is named Scholar-Athlete of the Year The coaches released their All-SEC teams earlier this week. Dan Skipper earned 1st team recognition and Rawleigh Williams earned 2nd team. How many times has the SEC’s leading rusher not earned 1st team? I don’t know. No issues wither Derrius Guice being 1st team, but Kamryn Pettway is a...
Via Arkansas Fight
2 days ago

WATCH: Arkansas begins demolition in north end zone of Razorback Stadium

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Arkansas’ $160 million renovation of Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium is now well underway. The latest update is the demolition of the Frank Broyles Athletic Center in the north end zone. The facility is being reconstructed to increase seating capacity to nearly 77,000, enclose the north end zone and add club and suite seating. Arkansas’ Board of...
Via SEC Country
2 days ago

Belk Bowl Preview: Hogs vs Hokies By the Numbers

The Razorbacks (7-5) will square off in Charlotte at the Belk Bowl against 22nd ranked Virginia Tech (9-4) on December 29th at 4:30 CST on ESPN. This will be the first meeting between the two schools. Looking at the numbers, it is a compelling match-up. Justin Fuentes has adopted some “Beamer Ball” concepts. He retained […] Belk Bowl Preview: Hogs vs Hokies By the Numbers ...
Via Razorbackers
2 days ago

SEC Scholar-Athlete Of The Year

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Arkansas senior linebacker Brooks Ellis has been named the 2016 Southeastern Conference Scholar-Athlete of the Year, the league office announced Wednesday. Ellis is the first player in program history to earn the honor since the award’s inception in 2003. The honor comes less than a week after Ellis became the first Arkansas football student-athlete in school...
Via Arkansas Razorbacks
2 days ago
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