Arkansas’ Southeastern Conference football opener against Georgia on Sept. 19, 2009, will be aired by ESPN or ESPN2 it was announced by ESPN on Wednesday. The game at Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium in Fayetteville will kick off at 6:45 p.m. CT.
The network for the match up will be selected following the conclusion of games on Sept. 12. Arkansas has appeared on ESPN 25 times and on ESPN2 on 19 occasions. This year’s game between Arkansas and Georgia will be the first between the two schools at Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium since 2004.
Tickets for the conference opener are available as part of the 2009 Razorback Football Fayetteville season ticket package. A limited number of bench seats and club seats are available for season purchase. Season tickets are available by logging on to ArkansasRazorbacks.com or by calling the ticket office at 1-800-982-HOGS. Razorback fans are also reminded to be a part of what could become college football’s next great tradition as Arkansas and Texas A&M play in the inaugural Southwest Classic at Dallas Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas, on Oct. 3, 2009.