October 24, 2011

Hogs look to Vanderbilt

Arkansas' 29-24 win over Ole Miss in Oxford last weekend was closer than expected, and they will get back on the road this week to face a good Vanderbilt team in Nashville.

The Commodores (4-3, 1-3) have played a pretty solid schedule this season, and have wins over Big East and SEC opponents in Connecticut, 24-21, and Ole Miss, 30-7. They also lost a close one to Georgia, 33-28. Many in Razorback country thought there was no way Ole Miss could hang with the Hogs, but the Rebels put up the first 17 points of the game before Arkansas put up the next 29.

"I can remember Vanderbilt coming into Fayetteville with Jay Cutler and beating us here," Razorback defensive end Jake Bequette said of the 2005 meeting. "Historically they haven't had great records, but they're...

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