Beginning his second year with the Lady Razorbacks is equipment manager Clay
Howell. A 2002 graduate from the University of Arkansas, Howell left his alma
mater for one season to pursue a basketball coaching career at Tennessee State
University before returning to Fayetteville.
While with Arkansas, Howell was a four-year manager with the Razorback basketball
team, serving as the head manager for three seasons. In that capacity he was
in charge of all the Razorback equipment, practice and game day set up, assistant
managers and was even asked to play against Arkansas' men's team on the practice
A native of Chapel Hill, Tenn., Howell is the son of Tommy and Jane Howell.