Hogs Give Heath Extra Year

After signing Football coach Houston Nutt to a contract extension over the weekend, the Hogs now have Basketball coach Stan Heath settled in the pen for awhile.

Arkansas Athletic Director Frank Broyles extended Heaths' contract for 1-year, to April of 2010.

Heath is paid almost 3/4's of a Million Dollars a year, plus a $71-thousand dollar annuity.

Heaths' Hogs went 18-and-12 last year, but lost 5 of its' last 6-games and turn down a bid to the N-I-T.