Posted on April 25, 2017
Article by Brandon Langlois with the University of Arkansas.
FAYETTEVILLE, Arkansas. — Arkansas practiced in full pads for 20 periods Tuesday on the outdoor practice fields at the Fred W. Smith Football Center.
It marked the the Razorbacks’ 13th practice of the spring. Arkansas will have one more practice Thursday before spring camp culminates Saturday with the annual Red-White Spring Game inside Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium. Kickoff is scheduled for noon, and admission is free and open to the public. The game will air live on SEC Network with Chris Cotter, Clint Stoerner and Kris Budden calling the action, and will also be available through connected devices on the ESPN and WatchESPN apps.
In conjunction with the Red-White Spring Game, Arkansas will host HogFest presented by Pepsi from 9:00-11:30 a.m. in Lot 60 outside of Bud Walton Arena.
Located in Lot 60 outside of Hog Heaven in Bud Walton Arena, HogFest will feature a fun zone, games, music, mascots, giveaways and an autograph session with many Razorback greats. The pep rally prior to the game will start at 10 a.m. on the main stage.
Fans will be encouraged to bring canned food items for Northwest Arkansas Food Bank and UA Full Circle Pantry. Canned food bins will be located throughout the HogFest area as well as stadium gates. After the game, fans will be able to grab the official spring game poster as they exit the stadium.
The Arkansas baseball team will also be in action Saturday, taking on Ole Miss at 4 p.m. inside Baum Stadium. Single-game tickets are available at ArkansasRazorbacks.com or by calling the Razorback Ticket Office at 1-800-982-HOGS.