Daniel Reeves is in his second tour with the Razorbacks, rejoining the athletics department in January 2019 as assistant equipment manager. He handles the daily equipment needs for the men’s basketball, women’s basketball, men’s track & field and the national champion women’s track & field.
Between stints in Fayetteville, Reeves spent five years at the University of Houston as assistant athletics director for equipment operations, starting in August 2014. In that role, he managed the daily workings with Nike and supervised a staff that handled all 17 intercollegiate sports at Houston.
Reeves, who is a native of Lexington, Ky., first stay at Arkansas was from 2010-14, serving as assistant football equipment manager the last three seasons. He joined the Razorbacks in August 2010, working with the program’s Olympic sports.
From 2008 to 2010, Reeves served as an equipment manager at San Diego State, working with the football, women’s golf, water polo and softball programs.
Reeves also has a variety of international and NFL experience under his belt. He served from 2006 to 2008 as a seasonal intern with the NFL’s San Diego Chargers. Reeves joined the NFL Europe’s Cologne Centurions as an assistant equipment manager in 2006 and was promoted to head equipment manager in 2007.
Reeves worked as an undergraduate at Kentucky from 2000 to 2005, receiving his bachelor’s degree in kinesiology with a minor in business in 2005. Following his graduation, he worked as an intern for the NFL’s Miami Dolphins.
He is married to the former Leslie Young.