Arkansas media relations has alerted us this afternoon that the Hogs’ SEC opener against Georgia on Sept. 19 in Razorback Stadium will air on ESPN or ESPN2 in primetime. Game time is set for 6:45 p.m. in Fayetteville.
The Worldwide Leader will make a decision on which network will air the game after the weekend of Sept. 12, according to the UA.
The game is a big one for the Razorbacks and Bulldogs. For Arkansas, it’s a chance to get back on the national map with a win. A couple of national writers and analysts believe Georgia — or any SEC team for that matter, ESPN’s Kirk Herbstreit says — could be in for an upset in the Ozarks next season. [read more]