Matt Jones is the online sports director for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. A two-time graduate of the University of Arkansas, he is a member of the Football Writers Association of America and National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association, and voter for the Biletnikoff Award.
Bucknam to host monthly luncheon
NWA Media/ANDY SHUPE -- Arkansas men's track and field coach Chris Bucknam watches from the edge of the track Saturdray, Jan. 26, 2013, during the Razorback Invitational at the Randal Tyson Track Center in Fayetteville. The Razorbacks will host the Tyson Invitational this weekend.
FAYETTEVILLE Arkansas track & field coach Chris Bucknam will host a luncheon the first Wednesday of each month beginning this week.
The luncheons will be held at Jose's Mexican Restaurant at 324 W. Dickson Street in Fayetteville. They will begin at 11:30 a.m. on Feb. 6, March 6, April 3 and May 1, and cost $8.95.
Bucknam, a six-time Southeastern Conference coach of the year, and his staff will update those in attendance on the Razorbacks' program. Arkansas is currently the No. 1 team nationally in the indoor rankings and will host both the SEC and NCAA indoor championships this year.