Here’s a special guest post from my boy (and current UA student), HogBlogger Jr. A new era of ‘Pig Men’ is soon to be upon us. The day known by many a collegiate football fan to be the start of something amazing or the realization of a dismal future is coming. Yes…I am talking about National Signing [...]
Now that national signing day has come and gone, it’s pretty clear to me that the Razorback football program has stepped it up a few notches.
Hogwired.com: Arkansas Signing Day Central Arkansas inked 25 future Razorback football players on Wednesday as part of national signing day.
Hogwired.com: Pelphrey Signs Six Future Hogs During Early Recruiting Period Arkansas head basketball coach John Pelphrey took a huge step toward replacing the six seniors on this year’s team with the signing of six players to national letters of intent during the early signing period, which ended on Wednesday. [...] “We’re excited about this class,” [...]
As always, it’ll be a big day on Thursday when Razorback football players report for fall practice. But, as hard as it is to believe, there’s a story that’s been unfolding over the last few weeks that’s even bigger. As of today (and the numbers seem to be going up by the hour), there are 19 [...]
Hogwired.com: Sanchez, Britt Become Pelphrey’s First Hog Signees Forward Michael Sanchez of Sprindgale Har-Ber and guard Marcus Britt of Forrest City are the first Arkansas basketball signees for head coach John Pelphrey, and they join one of Sanchez’s teammates, Nate Rakestraw, as the newest members of the Razorbacks for the 2007-08 season.
Hogwired.com: Houston Nutt Signing Day Press Conference Transcript Nutt: “There are young men that are very excited to be Razorbacks. We are very proud of them. We had 18 committed at one time and there was a little bit of negativity that went out. I am happy to say that, of those 18, only one [...]
And so it begins. Morning News columnist Harry King officially starts the “Year of the Dog” spin cycle in Wednesday’s newspaper. Just to catch everyone up…Kurt Voigt, a sports editor for the Morning News, was allowed behind the scenes access to last season’s run to a state championship by the Springdale Bulldogs, led by head coach Gus [...]
ESPN.com: Outside the Lines: Recruiting Ethics Gus Malzahn pulled Mitch Mustain aside, at what the quarterback called the “Parade Magazine deal” in New York, and apologized. He had to catch a flight. Sure, there had been rumors. But now, Arkansas coach Houston Nutt had reached Malzahn, Mustain’s high school coach, with an offer. And soon, [...]
Stan Heath nailed down the final commitment of the 2006 basketball recruiting class today as Patrick Beverley, a 6-2, 175-pound combo guard from Marshall High School in Chicago, Illinois inked with the Razorbacks. Heath says Beverley is “an exciting player. He plays hard on both ends of the court. He’s a very good shooter with [...]