WHEN Friday, 2:30 p.m
WHERE Faurot Field (62,621) in Columbia, Mo.
RECORDS Arkansas 6-5, SEC 3-4; Missouri 5-6, 2-5 SEC
STRIPE Arkansas won 1; Missouri won 1
COACHING Arkansas: Sam Pittman – 18-16 in third season at Arkansas and overall in Division I; Missouri: Eliah Drinkwitz – 16-18 in Missouri’s third season and 28-19 in Division I fourth season overall.
SERIES Missouri leads 9-4
LAST MEETING Arkansas defeated Missouri 34-17 on November 26, 2021 in Fayetteville.
RADIO Razorback Sports Network can be accessed through local FM and AM affiliates, through the Arkansas Razorbacks Gameday app, through the TuneIn app, through the Varsity Network app, or at ArkansasRazorbacks.com. Blackouts may apply.
TELEVISION The game will air on CBS and can be accessed through the Paramount-Plus app (subscription login required).
TV ANNOUNCERS Tom McCarthy (play-by-play), Rick Neuheisel (analyst), and Sherree Burruss (sideline)
WEATHER It will be sunny Friday with a high of nearly 53 degrees in Columbia, Mo, according to the National Weather Service.
CONTEST Arkansas is a 4 1/2 point favorite, according to VegasInsiders.com.
REMARKABLE Arkansas qualified for a bowl game last week. Missouri can qualify for a bowl game by defeating the Razorbacks, but the season would likely end with a loss…Arkansas is 0-5 all-time in games played in Missouri, including 0-4 since the Tigers joined the SEC added. The Razorbacks blew double-digit leads in Missouri in 2014, 2016 and 2020….Arkansas defensive coordinator Barry Odom was the head coach with Missouri from 2016-19….Missouri receiver Barrett Banister, a native of Fayetteville, would play the game, according to reports. Banister had a career-high seven receptions for 91 yards against New Mexico State last week….Arkansas linebacker Bumper Pool is questionable with injuries to his hips and back….Arkansas is 0-2 in trophy games this season, with losses to Texas A&M and LSU by a combined five points. The Razorbacks and the Tigers play for the Battle Line Trophy.
Points per game: Arkansas 31.0; Missouri 25.2
Points Allowed Per Game: Arkansas 28.7; Missouri 24.8
Total offense: Arkansas 465.5; Missouri 362.2
Total Defense: Arkansas 452.4; Missouri 338.2
Time of Possession: Arkansas 29:28; Missouri 33:38
Third-Down Conversions: Arkansas 45.5%; Missouri 39.4%
Area Third-Down Conversions: Arkansas 45.0%; Missouri 33.3%
Sales margin (season): Arkansas +1; Missouri-5
Penalties-Yards (per game): Arkansas 7-59; Missouri 8-62