FAYETTEVILLE – The men’s basketball match-up between border rivals Arkansas and Oklahoma – set for Dec. 11 at Tulsa’s BOK Center – will be televised by ESPN2 and tipoff has been set for 12:30 pm (CT).
The announcement brings Arkansas’ total to 12 games that will be broadcast on the ESPN family of networks for the 2021-22 season.
This year’s game will be the first of a multi-year series to be played in consecutive years at the BOK Center.
The Arkansas and Oklahoma series includes 28 games dating back to the 1938-39 season. Arkansas owns a 16-12 advantage in the series, including a 5-0 record when the teams play on a neutral court. The teams have never met in Tulsa.
Located midway between the Arkansas (116 miles) and Oklahoma (125 miles) campuses, the BOK Center offers a central location that caters to alumni and fan bases from both universities. Tickets for the matchup will be divided at midcourt to create a unique 50-50 atmosphere for fans from each school.
Tickets are available for purchase online at www.bokcenter.com.