Scottie Bordelon is a reporter for WholeHogSports.com. A graduate of the University of Arkansas, Bordelon previously covered high school sports for the Times Record in Fort Smith and the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette in Springdale. He is a member of the U.S. Basketball Writers Association and Football Writers Association of America and voter for the Biletnikoff Award.
Pittman set to speak on final day at SEC Media Days
Arkansas head coach Sam Pittman blows a whistle, Saturday, April 17, 2021 during the second quarter of the Red-White spring football game at Razorback Stadium in Fayetteville. Check out nwaonline.com/210418Daily/ for the photo gallery.
Arkansas coach Sam Pittman is scheduled to speak on the final day of SEC Media Days in July, according to a release.
Along with first-year Auburn coach Bryan Harsin and Missouri’s Eli Drinkwitz, Pittman, entering his second season with the Razorbacks, is set to make the rounds in Hoover, Ala., on July 22.
The four-day event will be broadcast on SEC Network and ESPN. Full television information, a daily detailed schedule and attending athletes will be made known in early July.
Arkansas finished its 10-game SEC-only schedule at 3-7 last season with wins over Mississippi State, Ole Miss and Tennessee. The Razorbacks are scheduled to open the 2021 season on Sept. 4 against Rice.
Arkansas is scheduled to play six games in Fayetteville, highlighted by Texas on Sept. 11, Auburn on Oct. 16 and Missouri on Friday, Nov. 26.
Its road schedule includes trips to Georgia (Oct. 2), Ole Miss (Oct. 9), LSU (Nov. 13) and Alabama (Nov. 20). The Razorbacks are also scheduled to play Texas A&M in Arlington, Texas, and Arkansas-Pine Bluff in Little Rock.
SEC Media Days schedule
Monday, July 19
Dan Mullen, Florida
Ed Orgeron, LSU
Shane Beamer, South Carolina
Tuesday, July 20
Kirby Smart, Georgia
Mark Stoops, Kentucky
Lane Kiffin, Ole Miss
Josh Heupel, Tennessee
Wednesday, July 21
Nick Saban, Alabama
Mike Leach, Mississippi State
Jimbo Fisher, Texas A&M
Clark Lea, Vanderbilt
Thursday, July 22
Sam Pittman, Arkansas
Bryan Harsin, Auburn
Eli Drinkwitz, Missouri
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