Broyles Says Expect Nutt News Conference Around 5:00P.M.


Arkansas athletic director Frank Broyles tells Channel 8 Eyewitness News to expect a news conference around 5:00pm Friday afternoon.  The news conference will reveal whether Arkansas head coach Houston Nutt will accept Nebraska's open coaching position.  Broyles confirmed that Nutt and Nebraska athletic director Steve Pederson have discussed the position and an offer has been made to Nutt.   The deal reportedly involves a $2 million dollar package but many sources say Nebraska has a 40% chance of getting Nutt.   We are monitoring this developing story and we will have a live update if and when Nutt decides to accept the position.