ESPN to air LSU home finale against Arkansas
BATON ROUGE – The Southeastern Conference announced its network television selections for the weekend of Nov. 27-28 on Monday, and LSU’s home finale against Arkansas will kickoff at 6 p.m. on ESPN.
This season marks the first time the teams will meet on a Saturday since 1996. From 1997-2008, the game was carried by CBS on the Friday after Thanksgiving.
The 1992 game, the first meeting between the teams as SEC opponents, was also on a Friday on ESPN.
CBS elected to televise the “Iron Bowl” between Alabama and Auburn in the Friday time slot for the 2009 and 2010 seasons.