The Razorbacks rushed 438 yards and seven touchdowns in Lubbock while powering over the Red Raiders, who will play Arkansas on ESPN2 in Fayetteville this season on Sept. 19 at 7 p.m.
Arkansas punted only once, held the ball for 40:39 to Texas Tech’s 19:21 and Alex Collins ran for 212 yards and Jonathan Williams for 145 and four touchdowns.
Kingsbury knows that the game at Arkansas will be an early gauge for his team and how much it has improved since last season.
Kingsbury on Arkansas: I don't think we were prepared mentally for how physical they were last year. #borderlineerotic— Ben Kercheval (@BenKercheval) July 20, 2015
Kliff Kingsbury (@TTUKingsbury) July 20, 2015Kingsbury said that he has not named a starting quarterback yet, but will do so early in camp.
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Arkansas will have its last elite football camp on Thursday with some 30-40 prospects and also have several visitors this week.
One of those has already arrived in Euless, Texas, Trinity defensive tackle Chris Daniels (6-3, 295), who is visiting family in Fayetteville and will take an unofficial visit to check out the Razorback program on Thursday.
He does not have an offer from Arkansas yet, but does have ones from Alabama, Arkansas, Michigan and many others.
An article on Monday by ESPN’s Travis Haney pegged about how Arkansas will disrupt the SEC race.
Haney doesn’t think that the Razorbacks are ready to win the title, but good enough to decide who does.
He spotlighted Arkansas’ game Oct. 10 at Alabama as a potential one after the Razorbacks lost just 14-13 in Fayetteville last season.
"They're coming," one Power 5 head coach told Haney over the weekend. "That first year, I wasn't sure whether [Bielema] could survive in the SEC. He was a fish out of water.
“Give him credit. He stuck to his plan. He believed in his system, and he's adapted [with the new hires of assistant coaches]. He has a lot of confidence, and you can see that spreading with his players and their fans.”
Haney also talked to another coach who faced Arkansas last season that praised the Razorbacks.
"When I watch them, I'm impressed with how patient they are," said a coach who faced the Hogs last year. "They play their style, stick to it and wait until you start to wear down. They're a really disciplined team."