UA coach makes good impression on linebacker

Posted: December 7, 2012 at 4:17 a.m.

Bret Bielema speaks Wednesday during a news conference to announce his hire as the University of Arkansas’ football coach at the Broyles Athletic Complex on the university’s campus in Fayetteville.

Junior college linebacker Myke Tavarres, who is orally committed to Arkansas, voiced concern Tuesday about being unfamiliar with new Razorbacks Coach Bret Bielema, but he felt much better about him after receiving a call from Bielema on Wednesday.

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