FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Following a season-opening 46-26 win over Troy, Arkansas has vaulted to 18th in both the Associated Press and USA Today Coaches’ polls. The Razorbacks (1-0) jumped three spots in the Associated Press poll from their pre-season poll spot at No. 21. The Hogs also moved up two spots in the USA Today Coaches’ poll after starting the season at No. 20.
Arkansas is one of six Southeastern Conference teams in the polls this week. LSU, Florida, Georgia, Auburn and Tennessee are also ranked.