Matt Jones has been the online sports editor for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and NWA Media since 2010. He is also a feature writer for Hawgs Illustrated magazine and is currently working on his Master's degree at the University of Arkansas.
Favorite Sport: Basketball
Best Sports Memories: Watching Arkansas' basketball national championship in 1994; being at the Georgia Dome when the tornado hit during the 2008 SEC Tournament; countless hours spent at Baum Stadium in the spring.
Favorite Fayetteville Restaurants: Noodles, Penguin Ed's and Mojitos
Education: University of Arkansas
Hogs pick 4 team captains
Arkansas safety Alan Turner goes through practice Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014 at Razorback Stadium in Fayetteville.
FAYETTEVILLE Arkansas announced its four team captains Thursday.
The Razorbacks selected quarterback Brandon Allen, defensive end Trey Flowers, offensive tackle Brey Cook and safety Alan Turner as team leaders. Flowers, Cook and Turner are seniors, while Allen is a redshirt junior.
None of the four players were captains last season. Allen (Fayetteville), Cook (Springdale) and Turner (Junction City) were in-state signees, while Flowers is from Huntsville, Ala.