Charlie Strong knows as well as anyone about the long history between Arkansas and Texas, having grown up in Arkansas and played in college at Central Arkansas.
Playing as a ranked team for the first time in seven years, No. 25 Arkansas established itself quickly against SMU.
Guard Sebastian Tretola throws TD pass in Arkansas’ lopsided win.
Texas A&M gets most of its yards through the air. Arkansas sticks primarily to the ground. The SEC’s top two scoring teams play on Saturday at AT&T Stadium in Arlington.
Kenny Hill and sixth-ranked Texas A&M have started with the highest-scoring four-game stretch in school history. The Aggies are 4-0 for the first time since 2006, winning each game by at least 24 points.
Kenny Hill and the Texas A&M Aggies will be broadcast nationally on CBS on Saturday Sept. 27 when they take on Arkansas in the Southwest Classic.
It’s been 23 years since Texas Tech and Arkansas faced off in what was the two teams’ final pairing before the Razorbacks joined the Southeast Conference.
Jordan Jones scored 19 points, gathered 10 rebounds and had 10 assists as No. 17 Texas A&M had little trouble with Arkansas, running away to a 77-54 win on Thursday.
Texas A&M freshman Davonte Fitzgerald led the way with 17 points as the Aggies toppled Arkansas 69-53 in Reed Arena in each team’s Southeastern Conference opener.
The Razorbacks once again showed their new-found prowess from behind the arc in an 89-78 win over former Southwest Conference rival SMU on Monday night.
Former Southwest Conference football rivals Arkansas and Texas Tech have announced plans to play each other in 2014 and 2015.
Kourtney Roberson had 13 points and 12 rebounds for the first double-double of his career as Texas A&M defeated Arkansas 69-51 on Wednesday night.