FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — The University of Arkansas Men’s Athletic Department will hold tryouts for the Midnight Madness pre-practice contests on Wednesday, Oct. 6 in Bud Walton Arena beginning at 7 p.m. Tryouts are open to the public. All contestants should enter Bud Walton Arena at the south entrance. Pre-practice events include: Three-Point Shooting Contest – Twelve contestants will be chosen Slam-Dunk Contest – Ten contestants will be chosen Hot-Shot Contest – Twelve contestants will be chosen The 12th annual Midnight Madness, the first official practice of the Razorback basketball team, will be held Friday, Oct. 15 in Bud Walton Arena. The gates will open at 9 p.m. and pre-practice events begin at 10 p.m. The Razorbacks will take the court for their first practice of the season at 12:01 a.m. The Lady Razorbacks will follow with a short scrimmage at the conclusion of the men’s practice Admission is a non-perishable food item for the Salvation Army. For more information, contact the Razorback Marketing Office at (501) 575-7404.