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Houston Nutt to part with the Arkansas Razorbacks

Arkansas Razorbacks head coach Houston Nutt will not accept contract, sources claim.

Houston Nutt to part with the Arkansas Razorbacks According to ESPN, citing sources close to the Razorbacks, head coach Houston Nutt will not be with Arkansas next season. According to the sports network, Nutt is preparing to resign from the head coach position, despite the $2.4 million annual salary offered by chancellor John A. White to sway Nutt to remain with Arkansas. Fans of the Razorbacks have been divided over their feelings of Houston Nutt coaching the team, despite the positive 8-4 season and the upset Arkansas laid down on LSU last weekend. A conference is scheduled at 7:30 pm ET, during which Nutt is expected to resign.

 Houston Dale Nutt signed with Arkansas in 1998, succeeding head coach Danny Ford, coming out of a brief stay with Boise State in 1997. Before that he got his first head coach position at Murray State University from 1993-96. Houston Nutt will leave the Arkansas Razorbacks with a 10-year record of 75-48 three SEC West championships and two trips to the conference championship game.

 Published on 11/26/2007

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