11 Notable alumni of
Southern Arkansas University

Southern Arkansas University is 2598th in the world, 891st in North America, and 846th in the United States by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 11 notable alumni from Southern Arkansas University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates along with research and academic staff.

  1. Tommy Tuberville

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    Tommy Tuberville
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1954-.. (age 67)
    Occupations
    head coachAmerican football playerpolitician
    Biography

    Thomas Hawley Tuberville is a retired American college football coach and politician serving as the junior United States senator from Alabama since 2021. Before entering politics, Tuberville was the head football coach at Auburn University from 1999 to 2008. He was also the head football coach at the University of Mississippi from 1995 to 1998, Texas Tech University from 2010 to 2012, and the University of Cincinnati from 2013 to 2016.

  2. Tracy Lawrence

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    Tracy Lawrence
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1968-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    singermusiciansongwriter
    Biography

    Tracy Lee Lawrence is an American country music singer, songwriter, and record producer. Born in Atlanta, Texas and raised in Foreman, Arkansas, Lawrence began performing at age 15 and moved to Nashville, Tennessee, in 1990 to begin his country music career. He signed to Atlantic Records Nashville in 1991 and made his debut late that year with the album Sticks and Stones. Five more studio albums, as well as a live album and a compilation album, followed throughout the 1990s and into 2000 on Atlantic before the label's country division was closed in 2001. Afterward, he recorded for Warner Bros. Records, DreamWorks Records, Mercury Records Nashville, and his own labels, Rocky Comfort Records and Lawrence Music Group.

  3. Joyce Elliott

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    Joyce Elliott
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1951-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    politicianteacher
    Biography

    Joyce Ann Elliott is an American politician from the state of Arkansas. Since 2009, she has been a member of the Arkansas Senate representing the 31st district, which consists of portions of Little Rock and Pulaski County. She was previously a member of the Arkansas House of Representatives, serving from 2001 to 2007. She is a member of the Democratic Party.

  4. Nik Lewis

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    Nik Lewis
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1982-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    Canadian football playerAmerican football player
    Biography

    Nikolas "Nik" Lewis is a former professional Canadian football slotback who played for 15 years in the Canadian Football League (CFL). He is a two-time Grey Cup champion, winning in 2008 and 2014 with the Calgary Stampeders. In his first season, he won the CFL Rookie of the Year award, followed by five West Division All-Star and three CFL All-Star awards. He is second all-time as a Stampeder in receptions (805), receiving yards (11,250), and touchdown catches (65) behind Allen Pitts. He also has the club record for consecutive games with a reception, with 166. On August 24, 2017, Lewis became the CFL all-time leader in receptions with 1,030 catches (he finished his career with 1,051).

  5. David Fielding

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    David Fielding
    Years
    1955-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    David Fielding is an American politician and a Democratic member of the Arkansas House of Representatives representing District 5 since January 2011.

  6. Tanner Hudson

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    Tanner Hudson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1994-.. (age 27)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Tanner Hudson is an American professional American football tight end for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Southern Arkansas.

  7. Skyler Stromsmoe

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    Skyler Stromsmoe
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1984-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Skyler Emerson Stromsmoe is a Canadian professional baseball utility player who is a free agent. Prior to beginning his professional career, he played college baseball at Longview Community College and Southern Arkansas University. Stromsmoe has also competed for the Canadian national baseball team.

  8. Horace M. Wade

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    Horace M. Wade
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1916-2001 (aged 85)
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Horace Milton Wade was a former general in the United States Air Force and a former Vice Chief of Staff of the United States Air Force.

  9. Davarus Shores

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    Davarus Shores
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1992-.. (age 29)
    Occupations
    Canadian football playerAmerican football player
    Biography

    Davarus Shores is a defensive back who is a free agent. He played college football at Southern Arkansas University and Texas A&M University–Commerce.

  10. Maxie McFarland

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    Maxie McFarland
    Years
    Died in 2013
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Maxie L. McFarland, was one of thirteen tier-3 US Government Defense Senior Executives, serving as the Deputy Chief of Staff for Intelligence (G–2) for the U.S. Army's Training and Doctrine Command located at Fort Monroe, Virginia. Starting in June 2011, he worked as the Executive Vice President for Strategic Planning for the Sierra Nevada Corporation. Maxie McFarland died on 8 November 2013 and is buried at Arlington National Cemetery. He was inducted into the Military Intelligence Hall of Fame in 2014.

  11. John Allen Hendricks

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    John Allen Hendricks
    Years
    1970-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    authorprofessorhead of department
    Biography

    John Allen Hendricks is a professor whose research focuses on political communication, social media/new media technologies, and the broadcasting industry and is the author of more than ten books on the subjects.