Razorback q'back on watch list for position award

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) - Arkansas says Ryan Mallett is 1 of 33 quarterbacks on the preseason watch list for the Davey O'Brien National Quarterback Award.

A news release said semifinalists will be announced Oct. 26, finalists on Nov. 23, and the winner on Dec. 10.

The Razorbacks open their season Sept. 5 with a home game at Little Rock against Missouri State.

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