Statement from AD Jeff Long

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — The following is a statement from University of Arkansas Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics Jeff Long.

“The athletic department is aware of an ongoing investigation into an incident involving an alleged sexual offense. We are also aware that students, including student-athletes, have been questioned regarding this matter. The department and our student-athletes have cooperated fully with the investigation and will continue to do so. We will not speculate on any allegations. We will wait for the prosecutor’s office to assess the case and determine how the matter should proceed. We will support our student-athletes in an appropriate manner in accordance with University and NCAA guidelines.”