FAYETTEVILLE — Before spring practice began, Arkansas coach Bobby Petrino pinpointed the ground game as one area that needed to show improvement after struggling in 2008.
FAYETTEVILLE — Arkansas still has two tailbacks with very different body types and very different running styles splitting time in the backfield.
UA tailback commit Brandon Barnett (5-9, 190, 4.4) will be looking for his third straight game of over 100 yards rushing when his No. 1 Butler County (Kan.) Community College squad hosts Air Force Prep Saturday night at 7 p.m.
September 29, 2006
In his weekly recruiting column for Hawgs Illustrated and The Morning News of Northwest Arkansas, Dudley E. Dawson catches up with recruits on hand for the Razorbacks' big win on Saturday.
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September 26, 2006
UA commit and former Texarkana tailback Brandon Barnett
(5-9, 190, 4.4) got off to solid start for Butler (Kan.) Community College Saturday night and notes that his brother and two-time Razorback signee Freddie Barnett could actually still be joining him at Arkansas.
August 31, 2006
Arkansas signee Brandon Barnett grabs the MVP while scoring three times to lead his West team to a 28-13 win over the East, who got a solid game from fellow Razorback tailback signee Darren McFadden and several other future UA players.
Freddie Barnett is working hard to get back to Arkansas in January and will be on hand Friday night to watch his younger brother and fellow Razorback signee Brandon in Friday night's Arkansas High School Coaches Association All-Star football game.