Arkansas to face Kansas State in Liberty Bowl
Arkansas will play in the AutoZone Liberty Bowl in Memphis, Tenn., on Jan. 2 against Kansas State, the school announced Sunday. Kickoff is set for 3:20 p.m. ET and will be televised on ESPN.
Arkansas (7-5, 5-3 SEC) won five of its last six games and became bowl eligible after a 31-14 thumping of LSU in Baton Rouge. Kansas State (6-6) became bowl eligible by beating West Virginia, 24-23, on Saturday. The Wildcats had a disappointing 3-6 finish in Big 12 play after starting the season 3-0 in non-conference play.
The teams last met in the 2012 Cotton Bowl, with the Razorbacks winning, 29-16.