Razorbacks set to battle MSU

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Tonight the Arkansas Razorbacks will battle the Missouri State Bears.

The last time these two teams met was in 2005 with the Razorbacks going on to win 49-17 in Fayetteville. That season the Hogs would go on to finish (4-8) and sit out the bowl season.

Second year U of A coach Bobby Petrino is looking to build off of last seasons (5-7) record. Ryan Mallett who transferred from Michigan will start his first game for the Hogs tonight. After the game tonight Arkansas will regroup and get ready to open up SEC play against the 13th ranked Georgia Bulldogs.

Arkansas leads the all time series 5-0. Kickoff is set for 6:00pm