Time to sweep 2012’s mess out the door

Posted: December 30, 2012 at 3:57 a.m.

Many coaches’ names were mentioned in newspapers and on television and radio, but Arkansas Athletic Director Jeff Long kept his cards so close to his vest that he shocked the whole nation when it was announced that Wisconsin’s Bret Bielema was Arkansas’ new head coach.

It seems like the perfect day to say goodbye to an imperfect year.

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Sports, Pages 21 on 12/30/2012