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Coach Smith previews Kentucky

Coach Smith previews Kentucky

FAYETTEVILLE — University of Arkansas head football coach John L. Smith met with the media Monday to discuss the Razorbacks’ 24-7 win at Auburn last Saturday and talk about their upcoming game against Kentucky on Saturday at Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium.

Coach Smith opened by praising the team’s effort in the victory at Auburn last Saturday.

“I want to start by complimenting our football team again,” Coach Smith said. “The players came out and did a great job preparing last week.”

Coach Smith also discussed what the team needs to do to get ready for this Saturday’s game against Kentucky. “We have to go to the field and get really well prepared for this game, this week,” Coach Smith said. “Go to the field, get a win and then onto the bye week.”

Kickoff for Saturday’s game is set for 6 p.m. and will be televised on Fox Sports Network. Tickets for two Fayetteville games are still on sale. Tickets for the conference matchup against Kentucky are $55, while tickets for the non-conference game against Tulsa are $45. Single-game tickets may be purchased online at, in person at the Razorback Ticket Center or by phone at 800-982-HOGS. Fans ordering tickets online have the option to print the tickets from home utilizing UA’s new eTicket system.

Single game tickets for the Oct. 27 Ole Miss game are still available for $65. The Razorbacks and Rebels are set to square off inside War Memorial Stadium for the 16th time in series history, including the first meeting since 1913, and the first time since 1992. Tickets purchased for Little Rock contests are not available with a print-at-home option. To show your support for the Razorback football postseason awards campaign follow @ARKTD2012 on Twitter.

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