Arkansas Razorback Football Kickoff Luncheon date set

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (UA) – As excitement for the upcoming season continues to grow, all fans have been invited to the 2010 Arkansas Razorbacks Football Luncheon with head football coach Bobby Petrino, Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics Jeff Long and the Razorback football team. Fans attending the luncheon will have the opportunity to meet and interact with Arkansas coaches and student-athletes.

The luncheon is set for Friday, Aug. 20, at Noon at the Northwest Arkansas Convention Center in Springdale. The doors will open at 11:30 a.m. and general admission tickets are $25 each. A reserved table for eight, with two seats for either football student-athletes or coaches, is $300.

ESPN analyst and Arkansas graduate Jimmy Dykes will emcee the event.

The event is co-sponsored by Razorback Athletics and Razorback Sports Properties, and is presented by Signature Bank and Arkansas Sports 360.

To purchase tickets, please call 800-982-HOGS (4647) or email Tickets may also be purchased on line at

For sponsorship opportunities please call Toni Bahn at (479) 575-8618.

University of Arkansas Media Relations