The Texas Bowl between the TCU Horned Frogs and Arkansas Razorbacks has been cancelled due to COVID-19 issues with TCU.
According to Pig Trail Nation, the Razorbacks were set to leave at 12:45, but then the news started trickling out the game was canceled. It was scheduled for Thursday night at 7 p.m. on ESPN.
Sources indicate bowl reps reached out to another team, but they were unable to take TCU’s place.
This would’ve been a fun match up as it featured two old Southwest Conference goes. The Hogs hold a 44-24 all-time edge in the series, which dates back to 1920. TCU and Arkansas squared off in a home-and-home series in 2016 and 2017. Arkansas beat the Horned Frogs in overtime 41-38 in Fort Worth in 2016 and fell 28-7 in 2017 in Fayetteville.
Arkansas finishes its season 3-7, while TCU went 6-4 on the year. The Horned Frogs won its last three games against Kansas, Oklahoma State and Louisiana Tech, along with winning five of its final six games of the year.
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