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August 30, 2013

Game Day information for Arkansas-Louisiana Lafayette opener

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — There are many events surrounding Saturday's season-opening football game against Louisiana inside Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium in Fayetteville.

The game begins at 3 p.m. and will be broadcast on FSN, which is Cox channel 27 (2027 in HD) in Northwest Arkansas, DirectTV channel 676 (676-1 HD), Dish Network channel 416 (5416 HD) and AT&T U-Verse channel 754 (1754 HD). For more information on the broadcast, contact your cable or satellite provider. For those outside the FSN viewing area, the game can be seen on ESPN3.

Saturday marks the first game in the season-long celebration of the 75th anniversary of Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium. The celebration features in-stadium signage as well as highlights and top moments from the stadium's history featured on the second-largest on-campus video board in the country.

The team is scheduled to arrive for the Hog Walk, which begins north of the stadium at the top of Lot 44, at approximately 12:45 p.m. on Saturday.

The weekend begins Friday with volleyball and soccer in action. The volleyball team is hosting the Arkansas Invitational and faces Northwestern State at 11 a.m. and New Mexico at 7 p.m. Fans can use their Louisiana game football ticket to get into either Friday volleyball match for free. The Razorbacks play their final match of the Arkansas Invitational on Saturday, facing UMKC at 1 p.m. Admission is free to that match for everyone. The soccer team, currently 2-0 to open the season, hosts St. Louis at 7 p.m. on Friday.

The Broyles Center Museum will be open Saturday from 8 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. The Fred W. Smith Football Center will not be open on game days this season. The Hog Heaven store located in Bud Walton Arena, as well as the Bud Walton Arena Museum, will open at 9 a.m. and close at kickoff. Fans who make purchases at Hog Heaven on game day can bring the clear checkout bags from Hog Heaven into the stadium.

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