Arkansas To Play Missouri Day After Thanksgiving On Ch. 5
The University of Arkansas will face new crossover opponent Missouri on Friday, Nov. 28 a 1:30 on channel 5.
With Tuesday’s announcement, the Razorbacks continue the tradition of playing on the Friday after Thanksgiving for the 17th time in the last 19 years. The Hogs previously played LSU the day after Thanksgiving.
Arkansas and Missouri are meeting for the first time as SEC foes and the sixth time overall. The Razorbacks and Tigers are playing in the regular season for the first time since 1963, with their last two matchups occurring in bowl games, and are playing in Missouri for the first time since a 7-6 Arkansas win in 1944.
The Razorbacks begin their 2014 season Aug. 30 at Auburn with kickoff set for 3 p.m.