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Ronnie Brewer expected to join Razorbacks staff

by Richard Davenport | July 20, 2021 at 12:22 p.m.
Former Fayetteville, Arkansas and NBA guard Ronnie Brewer coaches from the bench Friday on April 12, 2019, during play at Fayetteville High School.

Former Arkansas great Ronnie Brewer is expected to join the Razorbacks' basketball staff in a recruiting capacity.

Brewer has been an assistant boys coach at Fayetteville High School and the coach of the 16-Under Woodz Elite team.

He declared for the 2006 NBA Draft after his junior season with the Razorbacks and was a first-round pick of he Utah Jazz. Brewer also played for Chicago, New York, Houston, Oklahoma City and Memphis.

Brewer was named Mr. Basketball in Arkansas as a senior in 2003 after averaging 25 points, 9 rebounds and 6 assists per game. He was a two-time All-SEC selection at Arkansas.

His father, Ron Brewer, was one of the famed Triplets and played under Hall of Fame coach Eddie Sutton.

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