Tom Murphy is a reporter for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. A graduate of Louisiana Tech University, he is a member of the Football Writers Association of America, and voter for the Heisman Trophy and AP Top 25 football poll.
UA coach Smith reassigned
He’s out of Hogs top job day after 8th loss of season
John L. Smith’s contract, which runs through February, includes a “right of reassignment” clause that Arkansas Athletic Director Jeff Long enacted Saturday.
University of Arkansas Athletic Director Jeff Long announced Saturday that he has reassigned football Coach John L. Smith to a position within the department, less than 24 hours after UA finished its 4-8 season with a 20-13 loss to Louisiana State University.
Front Section, Pages 1 on 11/25/2012
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