OUTLER: Against some other standard rankings, Arkansas athletics stand out, a legacy of Frank Broyles.
This quickie list is inspired by the death of Frank Broyles
and his indisputable role in building the foundation for a University of Arkansas athletic department
that is one of only 22 in the country that makes enough money to pay its own way, without direct tax or student fee support.
Arkansas by the Numbers
Per capita income: 49
High school graduation rate: 43
Percent with bachelor degree: 48
Percent with advanced degree: 49
Teen birth rate: 1
Life expectancy: 46
Athletic department revenue: 14
Head football coach pay: 17