Photographs by J.T. Wampler
Arkansas (11-4) hosts former Southwest Conference rival Texas today and Wednesday at Baum Stadium.
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
The meaning of the No. 10 Arkansas Razorbacks' non-conference series against Texas today and tomorrow is not lost on Coach Dave Van Horn.
WHEN 7 p.m. today
WHERE Baum Stadium, Fayetteville
RECORDS Texas 9-7; Arkansas 11-4
SERIES RECORD Texas leads 54-28
LAST MEETING Arkansas won 7-3 in Houston on March 4, 2012
COACHES David Pierce (48-31 in second year at Texas, 245-140 in seventh year overall); Dave Van Horn (606-347 in 16th year at Arkansas, 1,191-587 in 30th year overall)
STARTING PITCHERS Texas RHP Beau Ridgeway (1-0, 8.31); Arkansas LHP Kacey Murphy (1-0, 0.00 ERA)
RADIO Razorback Sports Network. Not all games will be carried by all affiliates. Check local listings.
TV SEC Network
Senior Luke Bonfield has reached base in all 15 games. … Freshman Heston Kjerstad has reached base in 14 of 15 games. His career-opening stretch of reaching base in 13 consecutive games was snapped in Friday night’s 10-4 loss to Kent State. … First baseman Jared Gates tweaked a hamstring while stretching to catch a throw in the fourth inning and was replaced in the fifth inning by pinch hitter Jordan McFarland, who hit a solo home run in the seventh and a grand slam in the eighth. … Texas has announced RHP Nico O’Donnell (1-0, 2.13 ERA) as Wednesday’s starter while Arkansas has listed the starter as TBA.
TODAY Texas, 7 p.m. (SEC Network)
WEDNESDAY Texas, 4 p.m. (SEC Network-Plus)
FRIDAY Kentucky, 6:30 p.m.
SATURDAY Kentucky, 2 p.m.
SUNDAY Kentucky, 1 p.m.
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