Arkansas football vs. The Razorbacks routed Colorado State last weekend, while the Spartans come into the contest off a loss to Tulsa two weeks ago.
TV: p. LINE: Arkansas San Jose State is looking to start for the first time since with a defense led by linebacker Ethan Aguayo, whose average of 17 tackles per game leads the nation.
He could have his hands full against the Razorbacks' offense, which is averaging Junior quarterback Nick Starkel made his first career start with the Razorbacks against Colorado State, throwing for yards and three touchdowns.
Junior Rakeem Boyd has rushed for at least yards in two of the Razorbacks' first three games, coming into this contest with yards and three touchdowns on the ground.
The running game has not provided much support with an average of The Spartans have made their turnover margin a focus this season, but they're even in the category with both five takeaways and five giveaways. SMU transfer Ben Hicks started the first two games of the season for the Razorbacks, but the offensive output with Starkel seems to have cinched the position for the junior.
Starkel has been much more efficient for Arkansas, completing San Jose State has dropped 13 straight road games, with its last road win coming in November of Arkansas had yards of offense in the win over Colorado State, the most by the Razorbacks since November of The Razorbacks have returned fumbles for touchdowns in two straight games, the first time since they've accomplished the feat.