No. 5 Hogs take on No. 9 Tigers


Tuesday, November 21st 2006, 10:48 pm
By: News On 6


The #5 Razorbacks (10-1, 7-0) try to keep their SEC record perfect when they take on the LSU Tigers (9-2, 5-2) on Friday.

This is the 52nd time the teams have met; LSU leads the series 32-17-2, and has won four of the last five meetings.

The Tiger's defense will be tested against the Hogs. The Razorbacks are 4th in the nation in rushing offense. Tailback Darren McFadden is ranked 9th nationally and 1st in the SEC with 118.5 yards a game.

Some good news for LSU, tailback Keiland Williams is expected to play on Friday. He missed the match-up with Ole Miss with an ankle injury.

LSU defeated Ole Miss last weekend, 23-20.

The Hogs are on a 10 game winning streak, they clinched the SEC Western Division title with a 28-14 win at Mississippi State.

#5 Arkansas takes on #9 LSU in Arkansas, kick off is at 1:30 p.m., the game will be broadcast on Channel 6.

The winner of the game will walk away with "The Golden Boot," a trophy in the shape of Louisiana and Arkansas that goes to the winner. LSU has had the Boot since beating Arkansas in 2003.