NEW ORLEANS – The University of Arkansas football team arrived in New Orleans on Tuesday leading up to the 77th Annual Allstate Sugar Bowl against Ohio State on Jan. 4. The eighth-ranked Razorbacks (10-2, 6-2 SEC) head to the Louisiana Superdome for the school’s first BCS bowl appearance, matching up against the No. 6 Buckeyes (11-1, 7-1 Big Ten).
The Razorbacks settled into their rooms at the team hotel and met as a whole later in the evening. The UA team was greeted to an official New Orleans-style welcome by the Allstate Sugar Bowl Committee following dinner with the help of a local marching band ensemble.
The UA-OSU game will air on ESPN at 7:30 p.m. For more information on Razorback football, please visit ArkansasRazorbacks.com.
Fans are encouraged to check ArkansasRazorbacks.com to follow all the team activities from New Orleans as the team prepares to play in the Sugar Bowl.