LSU-Arkansas football game moved back to Friday
POSTED: Tuesday, January 18, 2011 - 3:05pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, January 18, 2011 - 5:52pm
BATON ROUGE, La (NBC33) - After playing on the Saturday following Thanksgiving the past two years, the LSU-Arkansas football game will be played the day after Thanksgiving for the next two years. The two schools met on the day after Thanksgiving for 13 straight years from 1996 to 2008.
The Tigers and the Hogs will play on Friday, Nov. 25, 2011 in Tiger Stadium and then again on Friday, Nov. 23, 2012 in Little Rock. Both games will kickoff at 1:30 p.m. CT.
2011 LSU Football Schedule
Sept. 3 vs. Oregon - Arlington, Texas
Sept. 10 Northwestern State - Baton Rouge
Sept. 15 at Mississippi State - Starkville, Miss.
Sept. 24 at West Virginia - Morgantown, W. Va.
Oct. 1 Kentucky - Baton Rouge
Oct. 8 Florida - Baton Rouge
Oct. 15 at Tennessee - Knoxville, Tenn.
Oct. 22 Auburn - Baton Rouge
Oct. 29 Open
Nov. 5 at Alabama - Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Nov. 12 Western Kentucky - Baton Rouge
Nov. 19 at Ole Miss - Oxford, Miss.
Nov. 25 Arkansas - Baton Rouge
Other LSU Football Dates
Feb. 2 - National Signing Day
March 11 - First Day of Spring Football Practice
March 14 - Pro Day at LSU
April 9 - LSU Spring Game