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Arkansas vs. TCU at NCAA Fayetteville Regional: How to watch and listen, pitching matchup, forecast, team comparisons
TCU designated hitter Kurtis Byrne (4) slides past Arkansas catcher Parker Rowland (44) to score, Sunday, June 4, 2023, during the first inning of the Razorbacks’ game against TCU in the second round of the NCAA Fayetteville Regional at Baum-Walker Stadium in Fayetteville.
SCHEDULED GAME TIME Monday, 2 p.m.
WHERE Baum-Walker Stadium (11,531) in Fayetteville
RECORDS Arkansas 43-17; TCU 39-22
LAST 10 Arkansas 6-4; TCU 9-1
STREAK Arkansas won 1; TCU won 8
COACHES Arkansas: Dave Van Horn — 839-440 in 21st season at Arkansas and 1,159-599 in 29th season overall in Division I; TCU: Kirk Saarloos — 77-44 in second season at Santa Clara and overall.
SERIES Arkansas leads 48-21
LAST MEETING TCU defeated Arkansas 20-5 on Sunday during an NCAA regional game in Fayetteville.
RADIO Razorback Sports Network can be accessed through local FM and AM affiliates, via the Arkansas Razorbacks Gameday app, via the TuneIn app, via the Varsity Network app or on ArkansasRazorbacks.com. Blackouts may apply.
RADIO ANNOUNCERS Phil Elson (play-by-play) and Bubba Carpenter (analyst)
TELEVISION The game will be televised by ESPNU and streamed by ESPN+. It can be accessed on WatchESPN.com and via the ESPN app (carrier login required). TV plans are subject to change.
TV ANNOUNCERS Mike Ferrin (play-by-play) and Greg Swindell (analyst)
EXPECTED PITCHING MATCHUP Arkansas RHP Cody Adcock (4-2, 5.68 ERA, 1.38 WHIP in 50 2/3 innings) vs. TCU RHP Cam Brown (3-2, 5.25 ERA, 1.46 WHIP in 48 innings)
FORECAST According to the National Weather Service, Monday will be mostly sunny with a high of 87 degrees in Fayetteville. There is a 20% chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1 p.m.
ERA: Arkansas 5.11; TCU 4.82
Runs Scored Per Game: Arkansas 7.63; TCU 8.08
Batting Average: Arkansas .275; TCU .301
Opponent Batting Average: Arkansas .262; TCU .247
Slugging Percentage: Arkansas .470; TCU .487
On-Base Percentage: Arkansas .390; TCU .403
Fielding Percentage: Arkansas .981; TCU .977
NOTABLE Arkansas must win the game to force a winner-take-all game Monday evening. The second game would begin at 8 p.m....TCU will win the regional with one victory Monday....The winner of the regional will play Indiana State in the super regional....TCU has defeated Arkansas twice this season by a combined score of 38-11. The Horned Frogs have 40 hits over those two games....TCU second baseman Tre Richardson tied the NCAA Tournament record with 11 RBI during the Horned Frogs' 20-5 victory over Arkansas on Sunday. Richardson hit three home runs, including two grand slams. He had two home runs in 60 games coming into the day.
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