Ranked for the first time this season, No. 23 Mississippi State goes after a third straight victory when it hosts Arkansas in SEC play.
The Bulldogs are coming off a 42-24 victory over No. 17 Texas A&M while the Razorbacks aim to halt a two-game slide after losing to top-ranked Alabama.
Will Rogers is Mississippi State’s star QB
MSU features dynamic quarterback Will Rogers and opportunistic cornerback Emmanuel Forbes, who picked off passes last week. Arkansas counters with the nation’s No. 2 sack attack led by linebacker Drew Sanders. The Razorbacks could be without quarterback KJ Jefferson, who’s questionable with a head injury.
The Mississippi State vs Arkansas game will be broadcast live on Fox Sports Texarkana 97.1 FM and 1400 AM, FoxSportsTexarkana.com and on the Radio Streaming Now APP. Pregame for the Hogs and Bulldogs game will begin Saturday at 8 a.m. and kickoff at 11 a.m. Mississippi State is favored by 9 points over the Razorbacks.