LSU-Arkansas Football Moved to Friday, Nov. 24, on CBS
LSU Sports Interactive
BATON ROUGE -- In what has become an annual event, LSU's football game against Arkansas in Little Rock has been moved to the day after Thanksgiving to accommodate CBS television, the Southeastern Conference has announced.
The Tigers and Razorbacks will square off a 1:30 p.m. at War Memorial Stadium in Little Rock on Friday, Nov. 24. The game was originally scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 25.
LSU and Arkansas have played on the Friday after Thanksgiving 10 straight years with the Tigers winning seven of those games. LSU's game against the Razorbacks will be televised by CBS for the 11th consecutive season.
Last year, the Tigers posted a 19-17 win over the Razorbacks in Tiger Stadium, a victory that propelled LSU into the SEC Championship Game.
The winner of the LSU-Arkansas game has gone on to represent the SEC Western Division in the league's championship game four times in the past five years.