Sept. 8, 2008
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -
The Southeastern Conference announced today that Raycom Sports will televise the Alabama at Arkansas football game to a regional audience beginning at 11:30 a.m. (CDT) from Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium in Fayetteville, Ark., on Saturday, September 20.
Alabama and Arkansas will be meeting for the 19th time in football with Alabama holding a 10-8 lead in the series that began in 1961. Since Arkansas joined the SEC in 1992, the series is tied at 8-8 with the Razorbacks hold a 4-2 advantage in games played at Fayetteville. Alabama's last victory at Fayetteville was a 30-12 win in 2002. In the teams' last meeting at Fayetteville in 2006, Arkansas earned a 24-23 victory in double overtime.
Other SEC games to be televised on Saturday, Sept. 20 include Florida at Tennessee (2:30 p.m. CDT on CBS), LSU at Auburn (6:45 p.m. on ESPN) and Georgia at Arizona State (7 p.m. CDT on ABC). A decision regarding television coverage of the Mississippi State at Georgia Tech game was expected to be made later today.