Matt Jones is the online sports director for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. A double 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.
Abilene Christian hires Hogs' volunteer Flanders
Brad Flanders spent 2014 as the volunteer coach at Arkansas. Flanders was hired Monday as pitching coach at Abilene Christian.
FAYETTEVILLE Arkansas baseball is in the market for a new volunteer coach.
Brad Flanders was hired as pitching coach at Abilene Christian on Monday after spending last season in a volunteer capacity with the Razorbacks. Flanders, a former catcher at Missouri, worked with Arkansas' catchers in the volunteer role.
Past volunteer coaches for the Razorbacks have included Brian Walker and Chris Curry. Walker is now the hitting coach at Wichita State, while Curry was recently hired as head coach at Arkansas-Little Rock.