FAYETTEVILLE, AR (News release) The University of Arkansas football team’s 2014 home games were set Tuesday with six games in Fayetteville and one contest in Little Rock.
After opening the season Aug. 30 at Auburn, the Razorbacks begin the home portion of their schedule the next week by hosting Nicholls State in Fayetteville on Sept. 6. Arkansas is playing Nicholls State for the first time in program history. Arkansas then hosts Northern Illinois in Fayetteville on Sept. 20. The teams have met once previously, an Arkansas victory in Fayetteville in 1994.
Arkansas begins a stretch of three straight home games by facing Alabama on Oct. 11 in Fayetteville. The next week, Oct. 18, the Razorbacks will be in Little Rock to host Georgia inside War Memorial Stadium. With the selection, the Bulldogs will become the 10th different SEC team the Razorbacks have hosted in Little Rock since Arkansas joined the Southeastern Conference in time for the 1992 football season.
Arkansas returns to campus Oct. 25 to play UAB, coached by former Arkansas offensive coordinator Garrick McGee, for the first time in program history. The Razorbacks host LSU on Nov. 15 in the Battle for the Golden Boot and Ole Miss on Nov. 22 in Fayetteville to wrap up the home portion of the schedule.
2014 Arkansas Razorbacks Football Schedule
Aug. 30 at Auburn* Auburn, Ala.
Sept. 6 Nicholls State Fayetteville, Ark.
Sept. 13 at Texas Tech Lubbock, Texas
Sept. 20 Northern Illinois Fayetteville, Ark.
Sept. 27 vs. Texas A&M*^ Arlington, Texas
Oct. 11 Alabama* Fayetteville, Ark.
Oct. 18 Georgia* Little Rock, Ark.
Oct. 25 UAB Fayetteville, Ark.
Nov. 1 at Mississippi State* Starkville, Miss.
Nov. 15 LSU* Fayetteville, Ark.
Nov. 22 Ole Miss* Fayetteville, Ark.
Nov. 29 at Missouri* Columbia, Mo.
^-Game played at AT&T Stadium
Home games in bold
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