Matt Jones is the online sports director for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. A double graduate of the University of Arkansas, he is a member of the Football Writers Association of America and National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association, and voter for the Heisman Trophy.
Diamond Hogs break season ticket record for 3rd year in a row
The crowd is shown during an NCAA super regional game between Arkansas and Ole Miss on Saturday, June 8, 2019, at Baum-Walker Stadium in Fayetteville.
FAYETTEVILLE For the third consecutive season Arkansas has sold a record number of baseball season tickets.
The Razorbacks' 6,710 season tickets sold for 2020 are a 5.7 percent increase over last season and 13.2 percent increase over two years ago.
There have been 7,001 season tickets distributed for next season when complimentary tickets are factored. Those tickets are given to families and friends of players, and athletics department personnel.
Baum-Walker Stadium has a listed capacity of 10,737, including about 8,000 permanent seats.
Arkansas' 2020 home schedule includes conference series against Alabama, Florida, Texas A&M, Auburn and Georgia, and 32 games overall.
The Razorbacks are scheduled to open the season Feb. 14 with the first game of a three-game series against Eastern Illinois.
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