Arkansas vs. Texas A&M at the SEC Tournament: How to watch and listen, pitching matchup, forecast, team comparisons

By: Matt Jones Matt Jones's Twitter account
Published: Tuesday, May 23, 2023
Arkansas pitcher Cody Adcock throws during a game against Texas A&M on Saturday, April 29, 2023, in Fayetteville.
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Arkansas pitcher Cody Adcock throws during a game against Texas A&M on Saturday, April 29, 2023, in Fayetteville.

SCHEDULED GAME TIME Wednesday, Approximately 1 p.m.

WHERE Hoover Metropolitan Stadium (10,800) in Hoover, Ala.

RECORDS Arkansas 39-15; Texas A&M 33-23

LAST 10 Arkansas 6-4; Texas A&M 7-3

STREAK Arkansas lost 2; Texas A&M won 3

COACHES Arkansas: Dave Van Horn — 835-438 in 21st season at Arkansas and 1,155-597 in 29th season overall in Division I; Texas A&M: Jim Schlossnagle — 77-42 in second season at Texas A&M and 888-435 in 22nd season overall.

SERIES Tied 49-49-1, according to the Aggies' record book, which lists games played in 1908 and 1926. Arkansas' record book, which dates to 1960, lists a 49-46 record for the Razorbacks.

LAST MEETING Arkansas defeated Texas A&M 8-7 on April 29 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 Blackouts may apply.

RADIO ANNOUNCERS Phil Elson (play-by-play) and Bubba Carpenter (analyst)

TELEVISION The game will be televised by SEC Network and can be accessed on and via the ESPN app (carrier login required).

TV ANNOUNCERS Dave Neal (play-by-play) and Ben McDonald (analyst)

PITCHING MATCHUP Arkansas RHP Cody Adcock (4-2, 5.36 ERA, 1.32 WHIP in 47 innings) vs. Texas A&M RHP Nathan Dettmer (1-3, 6.28 ERA, 1.61 WHIP in 61 2/3 innings)

FORECAST According to the National Weather Service, Wednesday will be mostly sunny with a high of 81 degrees in Hoover, Ala.


ERA: Arkansas 4.89; Texas A&M 5.79

Runs Scored Per Game: Arkansas 7.76; Texas A&M 7.16

Batting Average: Arkansas .279; Texas A&M .272

Opponent Batting Average: Arkansas .257; Texas A&M .269

Slugging Percentage: Arkansas .477; Texas A&M .457

On-Base Percentage: Arkansas .394; Texas A&M .398

Fielding Percentage: Arkansas .980; Texas A&M .979

NOTABLE Arkansas is No. 4 in the USA Today Baseball Coaches Poll, which is the poll of record for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette….Neither team can be eliminated with a loss Wednesday, which is the first day of double-elimination play at the SEC Tournament. The winner will play the winner of LSU-South Carolina in a non-elimination game Thursday afternoon. The loser will play the loser of LSU-South Carolina in an elimination game Thursday morning....Texas A&M defeated Tennessee 3-0 in the single-elimination round Tuesday at the SEC Tournament....Arkansas swept Texas A&M by a combined score of 25-16 on April 27-29 in Fayetteville....Wednesday's game will be the 100th all-time meeting between the Razorbacks and the Aggies....Texas A&M right-hander Nathan Dettmer left his April 28 start against Arkansas in the second inning with an injury....Arkansas right-hander Cody Adcock is making his second career start at the SEC Tournament. His first was as a member of Ole Miss' team against the Razorbacks as a true freshman in 2021....Adcock threw four scoreless innings on a pitch count during an April 29 start against Texas A&M....Wednesday's game will begin approximately 30 minutes after the conclusion of the preceding game between LSU and South Carolina, which is scheduled to begin at 9:30 a.m.


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