From the Desk of Hunter Yurachek: Jan. 7

From the Desk of Hunter Yurachek: Jan. 7

Excitement is building on campus as our winter and spring sports begin to gear up for what will be a very busy spring semester.

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Arkansas head coach Sam Pittman, West Virginia head coach Neal Brown and Louisiana head coach Billy Napier have been elected to the Board of Trustees of the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA). Pittman, Brown and Napier were elected by members attending the virtual 2021 AFCA Convention today. Pittman will be the SEC representative, Brown will represent the Big 12 and Napier is the Sun Belt representative.

Redshirt senior LB Grant Morgan, redshirt freshman S Jalen Catalon and sophomore WR Treylon Burks were named Phil Steele All-Americans and were joined by redshirt senior DL Jonathan Marshall and senior OL Ty Clary on the All-SEC teams.

Head Coach Sam Pittman has added Kenny Guiton to the Arkansas staff as the Razorbacks’ new wide receivers coach.

Here is a look at how the 17 former Arkansas football players active on NFL rosters fared this past weekend in Week 17 of the NFL season.

Redshirt senior LB Grant Morgan is the first Razorback named an All-American since Dan Skipper in 2017.

Arkansas' trip to the Texas Bowl to take on TCU has been canceled due to COVID-19 issues within the TCU program.

Here is a look at how the 16 former Arkansas football players active on NFL rosters fared this past weekend in Week 16 of the NFL season.