LSU - Arkansas again nationally televised on day after Thanksgiving

LSU - Arkansas again nationally televised on day after Thanksgiving

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FAYETTEVILLE, AR - NOVEMBER 23: Tharold Simon #24 of the LSU Tigers runs the ball against the Arkansas Razorbacks at Razorback Stadium on November 23, 2012 in Fayetteville, Arkansas. (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

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Posted on May 22, 2013 at 11:36 AM

BATON ROUGE - LSU and Arkansas will be featured once again on the Friday after Thanksgiving in a nationally-televised game on CBS, the SEC announced Wednesday.

The game is scheduled for a 1:30 p.m. kickoff in Tiger Stadium.

Since Arkansas joined the SEC in 1992, the Tigers have Razorbacks have played 21 times with 16 of those games coming on a Friday. The teams played the Friday after Thanksgiving for 13 straight years from 1996 to 2008 before moving to Saturday in 2009 and 2010.

The teams played on Friday for the past two years, which included LSU’s 20-13 win over Arkansas in Fayetteville to cap the 2012 regular season.

The remainder of the CBS Sports 2013 SEC schedule will be announced later this summer.

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