FAYETTEVILLE – The following is an update on Head Football Coach Bobby Petrino from Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics Jeff Long. Petrino was involved in a motorcycle accident Sunday evening near the town of Crosses in Madison County, Arkansas.
"Coach Petrino has continued to improve and is scheduled to be released from the hospital latertoday (Tuesday). Doctors have cleared Coach Petrino to attend practice on Tuesday and observe from the press box. His physicians will continue to monitor his progress throughout his recovery. We look forward to Coach Petrino’s continued improvement and full resumption of his duties as head football coach. I want to thank all of those who have kept Coach Petrino and his family in their thoughts and expressed their well wishes for the entire Razorback program."
Arkansas returns to the practice field on Tuesday afternoon for spring practice at Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium.