Arkansas Rumors & News

  • Arkansas names Paul Rhoads defensive coordinator

    SEC Country "Arkansas has named defensive backs coach Paul Rhoads as its new defensive coordinator, coach Bret Bielema tweeted Monday night after a team meeting. Rhoads will replace Robb Smith, who resigned and took the Minnesota defensive coordinator job last week. Rhoads spent seven seasons as Iowa..." January 17

  • Arkansas LB Dre Greenlaw to have another foot surgery

    SEC Country "Arkansas linebacker Dre Greenlaw has re-injured his right foot and will have surgery later this week, according to Danny West of HawgSports.com. Greenlaw broke his foot in October of last season during the Hogs’ loss to Alabama. He had surgery shortly after and missed the final six games of the..." January 17

  • Arkansas' Jeremy Sprinkle apologizes for shoplifting at bowl game event

    Sporting News - NCAAF "Arkansas senior Jeremy Sprinkle issued an apology Friday after getting caught shoplifting at Belk earlier this week, even though he received a $450 gift card from the department store. All players on the teams participating in the Belk Bowl are given 90 minutes to spend the gift card at the..." December 31

  • Evans leads Hokies comeback in Belk Bowl

    The Sports Xchange "CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- In his first season as Virginia Tech's coach, Justin Fuente wanted to help put the Hokies back on the map. After a first-half detour in the Belk Bowl, he might have done just that. Quarterback Jerod Evans threw for two touchdowns and ran for two more -- all in the..." December 29

  • Arkansas’ Jeremy Sprinkle suspended for alleged shoplifting attempt

    SEC Country "Arkansas senior tight end Jeremy Sprinkle’s suspension from the Belk Bowl is related to an alleged shoplifting incident, sources have confirmed to SEC Country. Sprinkle was accused of attempting to shoplift items at the Belk department store at the SouthPark Mall in Charlotte on Tuesday,..." December 29

  • Ex-USC QB one of two transferring from Arkansas

    College Football Talk "Maybe the third time will be a charm for Ricky Town. Bret Bielema has confirmed that Town and another Arkansas player, running back Damon Mitchell, have decided to transfer from the Razorbacks. According to the head coach, the quarterback’s decision to transfer stems from a desire for a better..." December 07

  • Missouri overcomes 17-point deficit, downs Arkansas

    The Sports Xchange "Missouri stormed back from a 17-point deficit to upset Arkansas 28-24 on Friday at Memorial Stadium in Columbia, Mo. Drew Lock completed 16 of 26 passes for 268 yards for Missouri (4-8, 2-6 SEC). Nate Strong rushed for two touchdowns, including the go-ahead score early in the fourth quarter,..." November 25

  • No. 24 LSU runs over No. 25 Arkansas

    The Sports Xchange "FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- LSU found a cure for the Alabama hangover. Derrius Guice ran 21 times for a career-high 252 yards, including the longest play from scrimmage in school history, and Leonard Fournette scored three touchdowns as the 24th-ranked Tigers handled No. 25 Arkansas 38-10 on..." November 12

  • Arkansas gets commitment from 4-star LB Bumper Pool

    SEC Country "Arkansas received major recruiting news Monday as 4-star 2018 linebacker Bumper Pool announced his commitment to the Razorbacks. Pool (6-foot-2, 215 pounds) is the No. 5 inside linebacker and No. 17 prospect in Texas for the class. He also holds offers from 10 other Power 5 Conference programs,..." November 08

  • Stingy defense powers Arkansas past No. 11 Florida

    The Sports Xchange "FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- After one of its worst defensive games in school history, Arkansas had one of its best Saturday afternoon. The Razorbacks shut down Florida's running game and held the 11th-ranked Gators without an offensive touchdown in a 31-10 victory at Reynolds Razorback..." November 05

  • No. 21 Auburn crushes No. 17 Arkansas 56-3

    The Sports Xchange "AUBURN, Ala. -- Last year, it took four overtimes to determine a winner between Auburn and Arkansas. This year, it took basically a half. Behind a powerful rushing attack, big plays and a stifling defense, No. 21 Auburn raced out to a 21-0 lead in the first quarter and never looked back en..." October 22

  • Ramirez helps No. 22 Arkansas rally past No. 12 Ole Miss

    The Sports Xchange "FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- Arkansas' mastery of Ole Miss continues. Razorbacks sophomore defensive back Santos Ramirez knocked loose the football from Ole Miss senior quarterback Chad Kelly on a fourth-down run with 1:40 remaining and No. 22 Arkansas rallied late to beat the 12th-ranked Rebels..." October 16

  • Arkansas' Dre Greenlaw to miss 4-6 weeks with foot injury

    SEC Country "Arkansas linebacker Dre Greenlaw will miss four to six weeks with a foot injury suffered in Saturday’s loss to No. 1 Alabama, coach Bret Bielema said Monday. Greenlaw had surgery Monday morning. The sophomore started all of the first six games for the Hogs this season." October 11

  • No. 1 Alabama tops No. 16 Arkansas 49-30

    The Sports Xchange "FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- Alabama's defense scored for the sixth and seventh times this season and forced a season-high five turnovers Saturday night. But it was a balanced, quick-strike, big-play offense that paved the way for the Crimson Tide. Top-ranked Alabama recorded five scoring..." October 09

  • Arkansas Professor Arrested For Yelling Obscenities At Bret Bielema

    College Spun "An Arkansas fan was arrested after yelling obscenities at Bret Bielema Saturday night. An Arkansas fan was escorted out of Razorback Stadium in handcuffs following the team’s 49-30 loss to No. 1 Alabama on Saturday. That fan, per 247Sports, screamed obscenities at Bret Bielema and said he..." October 09

  • No. 20 Arkansas rolls past Alcorn State

    The Sports Xchange "LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- With No. 1 Alabama coming for a visit next week, No. 20 Arkansas couldn't afford a letdown on Saturday against FCS opponent Alcorn State. Take away a lackluster second quarter and it was mission accomplished for the Razorbacks. Arkansas used a balanced attack to..." October 01

  • Did Lane Kiffin almost end up as head coach at Arkansas?

    Fox Sports - College Football "One of the most interesting stories to come out of the college football weekend came courtesy of Bobby Petrino and the Louisville Cardinals. By now you know that the Cardinals crushed Florida State, but what's been more interesting is the reaction to Petrino specifically. A guy who was once..." September 20

  • Arkansas slays No. 15 TCU in double overtime

    The Sports Xchange "FORT WORTH, Texas -- Earlier in the game, Arkansas quarterback Austin Allen remembered being stuffed by TCU's defense on third-and-short. The Razorbacks went back to the same play with the outcome hanging in the balance in double overtime. This time, Allen and his lineman found something..." September 11

  • Arkansas squeaks past Louisiana Tech

    The Sports Xchange "Arkansas junior quarterback Austin Allen connected with senior tight end Jeremy Sprinkle for a 4-yard touchdown on a late fourth-and-goal play, and the Razorbacks' defense came up with a series of big plays late to slip past Louisiana Tech 21-20 on Saturday in a nonconference game at Fayetteville,..." September 03