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.
Weather forces time change for Arkansas-Grambling State
Arkansas baseball coach Dave Van Horn is shown prior to a game against Texas A&M on Saturday, April 17, 2021, in Fayetteville.
FAYETTEVILLE — The start time for Arkansas' baseball game against Grambling State on Tuesday has been moved ahead due to a freezing temperature in the forecast.
The No. 1 Razorbacks and Tigers are scheduled to throw a first pitch at 5 p.m., which is 90 minutes earlier than originally planned. The game will be streamed on SEC Network-Plus.
According to the National Weather Service, there is a 70% chance of rain and snow Tuesday in Fayetteville with a high of 51 degrees and a low of 27 degrees.
Arkansas (30-6) and Grambling State (11-19) are scheduled to play once this week at Baum-Walker Stadium. The Razorbacks will travel Wednesday for a three-game series at No. 11 South Carolina that is scheduled to begin Thursday.
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