#14 Arkansas wins series opener, will play doubleheader Saturday

LEXINGTON, Ky. (ArkansasRazorbacks.com) - The No. 14 Arkansas baseball team defeated No. 23 Kentucky, 2-1, in the series opener on Friday night at Cliff Hagan Stadium.

Arkansas improves to 31-15 overall and 14-7 in SEC play, while Kentucky is now 26-18 overall and 9-13 in league play.

Due to inclement weather, Arkansas and Kentucky will play a doubleheader on Saturday. Game one will start at 11 a.m. (CT) with game two scheduled to start 45 minutes after the conclusion of game one. The series opener will be aired on a tape delayed basis by the Big Blue Sports Network at 6 p.m. (CT).