Matt Jones is the online sports editor for the Arkansas-Democrat-Gazette and Northwest Arkansas Newspapers.
Rutgers scheduled for afternoon kickoff
Arkansas cornerback Will Hines (9) slips as Rutgers wide receiver Brandon Coleman (17) sprints for a third quarter touchdown Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012 at Razorback Stadium in Fayetteville.
FAYETTEVILLE Arkansas' Sept. 21 game at Rutgers will kickoff at 2:30 p.m. Central and be televised by either ABC, ESPN, ESPN2 or ESPNU.
The game will be the Razorbacks' first ever at Rutgers and the last of a two-year nonconference agreement between the schools. The Scarlet Knights won a 35-26 decision last season in Fayetteville.
Rutgers is 1-1 this season. The Scarlet Knights beat Norfolk State 38-0 on Saturday following a 52-51 overtime loss at Fresno State in the season opener. Rutgers will play Eastern Michigan this weekend.