The weekly Bearbackers luncheons, hosted by the University of Central Arkansas athletic department, will begin a new year Monday at the new Beef O’Brady’s in the Conway Towne Center.

The luncheons will feature recaps and previews from UCA coaches and athletes, as well as other information pertaining to UCA athletics. Head football coach Clint Conque will be the featured speaker through the fall season, followed by women’s basketball coach Matt Daniel and men’s basketball coach Corliss Williamson during their seasons. 

Lunch will begin at 11:30, with the program to follow at approximately noon. The lunch will feature a revolving menu of items and patrons can also order off the standard Beef O’Brady’s menu. A free shuttle bus will pick up every Monday at 11:30 a.m. in front of First Security Field at Estes Stadium, and return at approximately 12:45.