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Arkansas coach Van Horn gets contract extension after CWS

July 11, 2018

FILE - In this June 28, 2018, file photo, Arkansas coach Dave Van Horn walks from the dugout after losing to Oregon State in Game 3 of the NCAA College World Series baseball finals in Omaha, Neb. Van Horn says he's agreed to a contract extension through the 2023 season after taking the Razorbacks to a runner-up finish in last month's College World Series. Van Horn, who just completed his 16th season at Arkansas, said Tuesday night, July 10, 2018, that the deal includes options for the 2024 and 2025 season. (AP Photo/Ted Kirk File)

HARRISON, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas coach Dave Van Horn says he’s agreed to a contract extension through the 2023 season after taking the Razorbacks to a runner-up finish in last month’s College World Series.

Van Horn, who just completed his 16th season at Arkansas, said Tuesday night that the deal includes options for the 2024 and 2025 season. He declined to release specifics.

Van Horn’s current contract runs through the 2021 season, with an annual base package of $775,000.

The 57-year-old Van Horn, who’s 643-364 at Arkansas, spoke to reporters prior to an appearance at a Razorback Club event in Harrison.

Oregon State beat Arkansas 5-0 to claim the national title June 28 in Omaha, Nebraska.

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