FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – University of Arkansas officials announced on Monday that the contract of basketball coach Stan Heath has once again been extended an additional year, retaining the five-year employment agreement for a second-straight year and extending the contract to April 30, 2009.
“I’m excited about the future of the Razorback basketball program under the direction of Stan Heath,” Arkansas Athletic Director Frank Broyles says. “Our program is on the rise because of Stan’s abilities as a coach, a recruiter and a leader of young men. His enthusiasm and commitment has had a positive impact on our program both on and off the court. I am confident that under Stan’s leadership, the Razorback basketball program will continue to represent the University of Arkansas in a first-class manner.”