Arkansas vs Missouri: How to Watch, Listen, Predict, Bet & Team Comparisons

when Saturday, 6 p.m.

where Reynolds Razorback Stadium (76412) in Fayetteville

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records Arkansas 2-0; Missouri 2-0

Effect Arkansas has won 4 times. Missouri won 2

coaches Arkansas: Sam Bateman – 14-11 in season three in Arkansas and overall in Division I; Missouri State: Bobby Petrino – 15-9 in season two at Missouri State and 134-65 in season 17 overall.

series Arkansas leads 7-0

last meeting Arkansas defeated Missouri State 51-7 on September 3, 2011, in Fayetteville.

radio The Razorback Sports network can be accessed through local FM and AM Subsidiaries, via the Arkansas Razorbacks Gameday app, via the TuneIn app, via the Varsity app or at ArkansasRazorbacks.com. Power cuts may apply. Arkansas Radio will be broadcast on XM Ch. 109/205.

the television The game will be broadcast on ESPN-Plus and SEC Network-Plus, and can be accessed via WatchESPN.com and the ESPN app (carrier or subscriber login required).

Commentators Jay Alter (game after game), Brian Kenshin (analyst), and Tyra Talmadge (sidebar)

weather According to the National Weather Service, Saturday night will be mostly cloudless in Fayetteville with a high of 89 degrees and a low of 68.

betting line Arkansas is a 28 1/2-point favorite, according to OddsShark.com.

NB Missouri State coach Bobby Petrino coached Arkansas to a record 34-17 from 2008-11. Saturday’s game will be Petrino’s first at the Reynolds Razorback since he was fired as Arkansas coach for misconduct in April 2012. Missouri State has played in the NCAA Divisional Football League playoffs for the past two seasons. Both play-offs ended with losses in the first round. The Bears had not played in the playoffs in the 30 years prior to the 2020-21 season, Petrino’s first with the program… Arkansas has 17 consecutive games on FCS teams. The Razorbacks’ only loss was 10-3 to The Citadel in the 1992 season opener when the FCS was referred to as Division I-AA …. Missouri State is 0-2 against FBS teams under Petrino for a 48-0 loss at Oklahoma in 2020 And 23-16 at Oklahoma State last season… Missouri State quarterback Jason Shelley was the Offensive Player of the Year at this year’s Missouri Valley Conference and finished 10th in the Walter Payton Award vote in 2021. The Payton Award was presented to Top Offensive Player in FCS….Arkansas is 7-1 in Fayetteville’s last eight games…. Saturday is the broadcast-only Razorbacks Stadium game. As part of the SEC contract with ESPN announced in December 2020, each team will have one home game that is only available via live broadcast each season…Former Arkansas safety Tramin Thomas is an assistant coach at Missouri State… The Bears’ last two encounters against the Razorbacks came with Petrino as Arkansas coach. The Razorbacks won those games 48-10 at War Memorial Stadium in 2009 and 51-7 in Fayetteville in 2011.

Team comparison

Points per game: Arkansas 37.5; Missouri 31.0.27 Update

Number of points per game allowed: Arkansas 27.0; Missouri 22.0.2007

Total Crimes: Arkansas 452.0; Missouri State 396.0.0 Update

Total Defense: Arkansas 427.0; Missouri 385.0

Possession time: Arkansas 31:37; Missouri 30:23

Third-Down Transfers: Arkansas 53.1%; Missouri 43.7%

Opposite. Third-place transfers down: Arkansas 41.3%; Missouri 18.2%

Turning margin (season): Arkansas +4; Missouri 0

Penalties – yards (per game): Arkansas 9-93; Missouri 8-91