Jeff Long is out as athletics director at Arkansas effective immediately, the school confirmed on Wednesday. He served as the chairperson and face of the College Football Playoff selection committee in 2014 and 2015.
Long is known for firing Razorback football coach Bobby Petrino after an alleged extramarital affair with a former Arkansas volleyball player.
Chancellor Joseph Steinmetz praised Long's "character and integrity" but noted Long had recently lost the support of fans, alumni and university leaders.
According to multiple reports, Jeff Long is out as the school's head of the athletic department.
Long then hired Bielema from Wisconsin in December 2012 after Bielema had won parts of three consecutive Big Ten championships with the Badgers. John L. Smith left the University of Louisville and came back to Arkansas to be the head coach and led the Hogs to a 4-8 season. The Razorbacks were coming off a scandal-ridden eight months at the time, and Bielema was hired to restore the program to the level it had reached under Petrino, when it went a combined 21-5 over the 2010-11 seasons.
Senior associate athletic director Julie Cromer Peoples was appointed interim director of athletics pending a search for a new hire. "I know this, winning ball games helps everybody, so that's all I'm focused on". "Not to say Jeff Long didn't understand that, I think he did, but they want someone who doesn't have that learning curve from the beginning". Demirel said Long was a driving force behind a $160 million expansion to Fayetteville's Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium. All the services we provide, and the support we have given.
With Australians returning a resounding "yes" vote , federal MPs will begin to debate same-sex marriage legislation in the Senate. The committee called on Australia to legislate for marriage equality regardless of the survey's outcome.
Israel's October 30 blowing up of the tunnel resulted in the deaths of 12 Palestinian fighters from Hamas and Islamic Jihad. Israel by Islamic Jihad significantly harm the people of Gaza & are very risky ".
Technically, the PowerPass program had already kicked off by the time GameStop made the decision to temporarily shut it down. GameStop is yet to confirm if and when this program will be launched again.
Additionally, the company also revealed that its Prime Music streaming service is also now available to Prime members in Canada. Finally, you can't use Alexa without some hardware, so Amazon also launched the Echo Dot, Echo, and Echo Plus in Canada.
The next day, she said, she got an anonymous message on social media saying cocaine had been found in her wallet. The Charmed alum revealed she hired a private investigator to find out whether the arrest warrant was authentic.
Overall, Boeing has been eating Airbus's lunch so far this year, out-selling the Toulouse, France-based planemaker by 690 to 343. The surprise 430-aircraft order by Airbus comprises a commitment for 273 A320neos (new engine options) and 157 A321neos.
Below, you'll find a list of Black Friday deals in TVs , movies, and tech that we think might be up your alley. Unless you've been living under a rock, you know Black Friday deals in the USA are right around the corner.
The new feature, which Google announced today in a blog post , seems mostly designed for families (which makes sense). When you tell Assistant, "OK Google , broadcast it's dinnertime", a bell will ring across the connected devices .
Congressional leaders said they are ready to order mandatory sexual harassment prevention training for all offices of the U.S. Until Ryan's announcement Tuesday, there was no requirement for sexual harassment training in the House of Representatives.