Tomorrow afternoon at 1:30 p.m., the 2015 UTEP football season will kickoff in Fayetteville, Ark., against the nationally-ranked Razorbacks. The Miners are currently listed as 33-point underdogs and will have their work cut out for them against one of the better rushing offenses in college football.…
Arkansas may have dropped from No. 8 to completely out of the Top 25 after losing to Louisiana-Monroe last Saturday, but that hasn't stopped their fans from being hog-wild for the Hoggies. This bizarre musical tribute video from a Razorbacks' fan is proof of that.
When news of Bobby Petrino's firing surfaced yesterday afternoon, many people were surprised. Within minutes of the press conference to announce his firing, SI.com's Stuart Mandel suggested to CBS.com's Bryan Fischer via Twitter that Petrino's next landing spot should be UTEP.
Although Arkansas moved up to #3 in the latest BCS poll, the news was overshadowed Sunday by the tragic death of tight end Garrett Uekman, a redshirt freshman who had played in nine games for the Razorbacks this season.