Game times and TV selections for the first three games of the Bret Bielema era at Arkansas were announced Tuesday at the SEC Media Days 2013.
The Razorbacks play their first game under Coach Bielema on Aug. 31 at 3 p.m. on FSN against Louisiana inside Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium in Fayetteville. Coach Bielema is 7-0 in season-opening games as a head coach, and the Razorbacks have won six consecutive season openers. Arkansas owns a 4-0 advantage in the series, with all games being played in Fayetteville. In the most recent matchup, Arkansas earned a 24-17 victory in 2002.
Arkansas hosts Samford in Little Rock on Sept. 7 at 6 p.m. on pay-per-view. Additional information regarding the pay-per-view broadcast will be announced at a later date. The Razorbacks return to Fayetteville to host Southern Miss the next week at 11:21 a.m. on the SEC Network. Arkansas is playing Samford and Southern Miss for the first time in program history.
In addition to the first three games, it was announced earlier this summer that Arkansas’ game at LSU on Nov. 29 will begin at 1:30 p.m. and be broadcast nationally on CBS.
Check back with this page for more updates from Hoover, Ala. You can also follow the SEC Media Days coverage listening to 103.7 The Buzz. All of the details are here.
UPDATE: Razorbacks Football Media Guide Available for Free Download
The 2013 University of Arkansas Razorback football media guide is now available for online viewing. Filled with 208 pages of information, the book is the foremost source on Razorback football for the 2013 season.
On July 10, the front cover of Arkansas’ 2013 football media guide was released via head coach Bret Bielema’s Twitter account, @BretBielema.
The guide cover embraces social media in a unique way, featuring the Twitter handles of Coach Bielema (@BretBielema), Kiero Small (@KieroSmall36), Travis Swanson (@TSwan64) and Chris Smith (@42Arkansas) as well as the @RazorbackFB account. This groundbreaking aspect allows fans to directly interact with the Arkansas football program’s leaders and brings a level of inclusion to fans across the world.
The complete media guide includes a 2013 season preview, updated biographical and statistical information about current and former student athletes, an in-depth look at the new Razorback coaching staff and a look at the opening of the Fred W. Smith Football Center this summer.
Fans may obtain their own digital copy of the publication by downloading a PDF version from ArkansasRazorbacks.com. Click here to enter the guide’s download page.