Razorback News for March 5th

Theory: The UA job is one of the top five in the country. Reality: It was at one time in the 1990s. The facilities, the potential fan support and the money are there. But the program is down, the recruiting base eroded. Top five is the dream, the potential. The program is not even top 10 right now.

Theory: The manner in which Richardson's UA career ended caused irreparable damage. Reality: There is soreness and bleeding. But there's nothing wrong that the right choice as a coach can't cure. Remember the...
Log Cabin Democrat
 
A week before saying publicly he was frustrated in the job, Nolan Richardson privately said he was looking for an end to his time as Arkansas' coach, according to the school's chancellor. Chancellor John...
ESPN
 
Frankly, that is an insulting and indefensible position. Nolan Richardson made more than a million bucks a year. He became rich working at that university so suggesting that he was treated no better than a slave is...
Fox Sports
 
Nolan Richardson filed an appeal Monday of the buyout of his contract and his attorney, John Walker, said the former Razorbacks basketball coach wants to know more about Friday's firing from UA systems president B...
Morning News
 
We saw the two faces of Arkansas basketball coach Nolan Richardson last week. One was the enraged look of a man who felt he had been wronged. The other was the calm visage of a man denying that he had wronged...
CNNSI
 
Former Arkansas Head Basketball Coach Nolan Richardson is working to drop the "former" from his title as he has filed a request for the specific reasons behind his Friday dismissal to the UA Chancellor John White...
KFSM Channel 5
 
Richardson then used his weekly news conference to spray vitriol on people who hired him 17 years ago, built him a 20,000-seat palace and helped him become successful, rich and famous. Nor did he stop there. He insulted...
Sporting News
 
Few have any idea of what the Razorbacks are going through in the wake of Friday's firing of 17-year Arkansas coach Nolan Richardson. But Indiana's Hoosiers - who just 18 months ago endured the firing of 29...
Morning News
 
The lawyer for former Arkansas coach Nolan Richardson says the coach will appeal a university decision to keep him off the basketball court next season. But Richardson attorney John Walker of Little Rock says...
KATV Channel 7
 
"Mr. Richardson ... did intend to seek review after being fully and completely informed of the nondiscriminatory reasons for the university's decision," Walker said. "He wanted to know what Dr. Sugg's...
CBS SportsLine

Interim head coach Mike Anderson said Monday it will be "two desperate teams playing each other" when his Arkansas Razorbacks take on Tennessee on Thursday in the first round of the Southeastern Conference...
Log Cabin Democrat
 
Arkansas offensive lineman Josh Melton of Batesville has been named a finalist for the 2001-02 H. Boyd McWhorter SEC Scholar-Athlete of the Year Award. One male and one female student-athlete were selected...
Morning News
 
Former Arkansas coach Nolan Richardson intends to appeal the university's decision to buy out his contract, his lawyer said Monday. Arkansas bought out the remaining six years of Richardson's contract...
ESPN
 
It's hard for me to say exactly what is going to happen because, I didn't really mention to him about civil rights. I just said - "Well I heard about the agent," 'cause I know his agent real well. It was more of when you get...
KFSM Channel 5
 
Richardson said last Thursday that he wanted to remain as coach. Walker said Monday that White was wrong "when he indicated that Mr. Richardson desired to have Arkansas buy out his contract...
USA Today
 
It's been nearly a week since Arkansas played its last game, and unless a tornado blew through Baum Stadium since press time, the Hogs will host Southwest Missouri State today at 4 p.m. Game time was moved back...
Morning News


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