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Samford Game Information


Press Release University Arkansas:

Head coach Bret Bielema makes hisLittle Rock debut Saturday when the Razorbacks host Samford inside War MemorialStadium at 6 p.m.


The game is available in high definition on apay-per-view basis on participating cable and satellite systems within Arkansasand Alabama. Please note that the game must be purchased individually withinArkansas and Alabama as it will not be available via ESPN Gameplan within thetwo states. For TV ordering information, fans should contact their cable orsatellite provider. Fans in Arkansas and Alabama may also watch the game onlinecourtesy of RazorVision for $34.95. Per SEC guidelines, the pay-per-viewbroadcast on the computer is not part of the RazorVision subscription and mustbe purchased separately. Fans outside of Arkansas and Alabama may watch thegame as part of ESPN Gameplan or online at ESPN3.


ScottInman will handle the play-by-play call with Jimmy Dykes providing colorcommentary and Alyssa Orange on the sideline. Inman has been a sports anchor atKATV since 1999 and is in his 15th year working as a co-host for the pre-gameshow and post-game Scoreboard Show on the Razorback Sports Network. Dykes is inhis 20th year as an analyst at ESPN and is a former basketball letterman atArkansas. Orange, who has collected TV experience in Florida and Texas inaddition to Northwest Arkansas, is a sports reporter for KNWA.


Razorback Athleticshas teamed up with the University of Arkansas' Veterans Resource andInformation Center (VRIC) to help distribute donated tickets to variousmilitary groups to attend the game. Military Appreciation Day will include avariety of different events including a special pregame ceremony. TheRazorbacks also will honor the late Adam Brown, a Navy SEAL Chief from HotSprings, Ark., and Milton Crenchaw, a Little Rock native and original member ofthe legendary Tuskegee Airmen, during halftime of Saturday's game. In advanceof Military Appreciation Day, all military groups are encouraged to submitphotos to neveryieldphotos@gmail.comfor use in a special video board presentation during the game.


Saturday's game is being sponsored by AT&T and will feature arally towel giveaway to students. The AT&T Fan Zone, located on the northside of War Memorial Stadium, is set to open at 3 p.m. The team is scheduled toarrive on the east side of the stadium and enter at the northwest corner atapproximately 3:45, and a pep rally will be held in the AT&T Fan Zone at4:15. In addition, honorary captain Jim Barnes will sign autographs from 4-4:30in the AT&T Fan Zone.


Tusk IV is set to be parked outside of Gate 11 beginning at 3 p.m.Will-Call is located at Gate 1 and will open at noon, with gates to the stadiumopening at 4 p.m.


Single-game tickets for both Little Rock games and the remainingfour home games in Fayetteville are on sale. Single-game tickets can bepurchased at ArkansasRazorbacks.com, at the Razorback Ticket Center or bycalling 800-982-HOGS (4647). Additionally, tickets for the two Little Rockgames can be purchased at the War Memorial Stadium Ticket Office, which is openMonday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.


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War Memorial Stadium Information

Fans are remindedthat artificial noisemakers, umbrellas, video cameras, still cameras withlenses exceeding 6" and backpacks are not permitted inside War MemorialStadium. Bags are not permitted unless required for child or medial care.Purses no larger than 14"x10"x10" are permitted. Full War Memorial Stadiumpolicies and procedures, including directions to War Memorial Stadium, A-Z FanGuide, scholarship and public parking information, tailgating procedures, gateand ticket pick-up information, along with a stadium diagram, can be found onthe stadium's website at WMStadium.com. Per SEC policy, once a guestleaves the stadium, they will not be permitted re-entry.


Bag Policy

This policy reflects the university's ongoingcommitment to recommendations from the Department of Homeland Security. "Exceptfor bags required for child care or medical conditions, all bags, backpacks, fanny packs, camera and binocular cases or other similar items andpurses larger than 14" long (side-to-side) x 10" wide (front to back) x 10"deep (top to bottom)  are prohibited.  All purses allowed into thestadium will be searched. 


Texting Service

The University of Arkansas' AthleticsDepartment will provide a fan text messaging service inside War MemorialStadium. The service allows fans to communicate directly with event managementpersonnel in important security and guest issue situations. Fans needingassistance should text HOGS <space> your issue and location to 69050.Standard text message rates and other charges may apply. Razorback fans arereminded that they also can contact the nearest usher or security personnel, orstop by the nearest guest services location to report an issue.


Fan Code of Conduct
Razorbackfans are the best of the best. They model this by loudly supporting theRazorbacks and displaying respect and good sportsmanship toward the visitingteam and visiting fans. The NCAA, SEC and UA have assigned a high priority toassuring athletic events are conducted in a safe and enjoyable atmosphere whichpromotes good sportsmanship by spectators, student-athletes and coaches. Werequest your cooperation by supporting the participants, officials, thosearound you, and event management in a positive manner and treating others withcourtesy and respect. Refrain from throwing objects onto the field for anyreason. Do not enter the playing areas at any time, unlessdirected to do so in an emergency situation, including after-game celebrations.


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