FAYETTEVILLE – The University of Arkansas football team practicedTuesday evening in preparation for its upcoming road game at Ole Miss.
Offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach Jim Chaney met with the media after practice and talked about thepreparation for this weekend’s SEC Western Divisionmatchup.
"Well we made it through practice," Coach Chaney said. "We put some new things in and had some fun. The kids had a nice tempoatpractice.Itwas all normal down anddistance today.The running backs had an exceptional day and now we move on to the next day."
Coach Chaney also commented on the improvement of the passing gamein last weekend’s game against Auburn.
"I think they were much improved," Coach Chaney said. "Therewas more consistency in their performance and that is what we are looking for.I also think that collectively asa team we improved inevery aspect of the passing game.We protected a little bit better. I thought the quarterback threw the ball a little bit better and the receivers caught the ball a little bit better. It is never just one person, it takesa lot of people to improve the passing game."
Kickoff for Saturday’s game in Oxford, Miss., against Ole Miss is scheduled for 11:21 a.m. and the game will be televised nationally on SEC TV. For a complete list of affiliates click here.
Single-game tickets for the Mississippi State game in Little Rock on Nov. 23 are on sale. Single-game tickets can be purchased at ArkansasRazorbacks.com, at the Razorback Ticket Center or by calling 800-982-HOGS (4647). Additionally, tickets for the Little Rock game can be purchased at the War Memorial Stadium Ticket Office, which is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
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