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LR Touchdown Club announces 2013 lineup and Awards

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The Little Rock Touchdown club announced the lineup for the 2013 season.  Here is a list of the speakers and dates

Wed, Aug 21 --  Coach Bret Bielema (Arkansas)

Monday, Aug 26 -- Cliff Harris  (Dallas Cowboys/OBU

Tuesday, Sept. 3 -- Dan Hampton (Chicago Bears/Arkansas)

Monday, Sept. 9 -- Coach Tom Osborne (Nebraska)

Monday, Sept. 16 -- Jeff Long (Arkansas Athletic Director)

Monday, Sept. 23 -- Coach Houston Nutt (Arkansas/Ole Miss)

Monday, Sept. 30 -- Coach Gene Chizik (Auburn/Iowa State)

Monday, Oct. 7 -- Coach Clint Conque (UCA)

Monday, Oct 14 -- Mitch Mustain (Arkansas/USC)

Monday, Oct. 21 -- Jonathan Luigs (Arkansas/Remington Award)

Monday, Oct. 28 -- Coach Bryan Harsin (Arkansas State)

Monday, Nov 4 -- Steve Sullivan

Monday, Nov 11 -- Roland Sales (Arkansas/ MVP 1977 Orange Bowl)

                              Ike Forte (Arkansas/ MVP 1976 Cotton Bowl)

Monday, Nov. 18 -- Richard Davenport (Arkansas Democrat Gazette)

                              Chris Hays (Orlando Sentinal)

Monday, Nov. 25 -- Steve Atwater (Arkansas/Denver Broncos)

January Awards Banquet -- Lou Holtz (ESPN/Hall of Fame Head Coach)

 

The Touchdown Club also announced four new awards that will be handed out this year.

Cliff Harris Award -- Small College Defensive Player of the Year.  This will be given to the top defensive player from a combination of colleges of NCAA Division II, Division III, and NAIA Colleges.

Dan Hampton Award -- Defensive Lineman of the Year.  This will be given to both the Arkansas High School Defensive Lineman of the Year and the Arkansas College Defensive Lineman of the Year.

Willie Roaf Award -- Offensive Lineman of the Year.  This will be given to both the Arkansas High School Player of the Year and the Arkansas College Offensive Lineman of the Year.

Sully Award -- Best Broadcast Call of the Year.  This will be given to the broadcaster with the best high school broadcast play call of the year and the best college broadcast play call of the year.

For more information on the Little Rock Touchdown Club and for ticket information go to LRTouchdown.com