Posted September 09, 2012 on AP on Fox
(Eds: APNewsNow. Will be updated. With AP Photos.) By KURT VOIGT AP Sports Writer Arkansas faces a difficult road in the wake of Saturday night's stunning 34-31 overtime loss to Louisiana-Monroe. The Razorbacks (1-1) played the second half and overtime without starting quarterback Tyler Wilson, who stayed in Little Rock following the upset after a hit to the head. Coach John L. Smith says Wilson's prognosis is good for this week's matchup against No. 1 Alabama. It just remains to be seen how the team reacts following such an unexpected loss. The school fell from No. 8 in last week's AP poll to unranked this week, the second-largest fall out of the poll ever. The Razorbacks were the first top-10 team to lose to a team from the Sun Belt Conference.

Wilson's status uncertain for Alabama game

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- Arkansas coach John L. Smith says quarterback Tyler Wilson still has symptoms from a head injury suffered in Saturday's loss to Louisiana-Monroe, and his status is uncertain for this week's game against No. 1 Alabama. Smith says Wilson, who stayed in Little Rock overnight after the loss, returned to Fayetteville on Sunday and was at the team's practice...

Arkansas QB Wilson misses practice

Arkansas coach John L. Smith says quarterback Tyler Wilson didn't practice Thursday and his status remains uncertain Saturday's game with No. 1 Alabama. Wilson, who missed the second half of the Razorbacks' loss to Louisiana-Monroe last week with a head injury, went through a light practice Wednesday, but Smith says the quarterback was ''busy'' doing...

Razorbacks weekend gets worse after loss

The Arkansas Razorbacks lost a heart breaker Saturday to University of Louisiana at Monroe, 31-28 in overtime. The loss hurts, definitely, but the news afterward might be just as bad.Not only did the 8th ranked Razorbacks lose, they also dropped completely out of the top 25 AP poll. They fell to "others receiving votes." Ouch.Then there is the news regarding top draft...

Covering Dixie Like Mildew: Tyler Wilson, Tyler Bray, Will Muschamp, and more.

Welcome to the Fallout.  In the wake of the Louisiana-Monroe upset of Arkansas, looks at what comes next for both teams. Arkansas faces reigning BCS champions Alabama, while the Warhawks face 0-2 Auburn. (The Mobile Press-Register) Warhawks vs. War Eagle. Joel A. Erikson looks ahead to Louisiana-Monroe's next game on Saturday against Auburn. ( Tyler Wilson out...

Arkansas fan sings love ballad after upset loss

The Arkansas Razorbacks' loss to Louisiana-Monroe on Saturday had a cataclysmic effect on the program. The Hogs fell from eighth in the AP poll to the dreaded "others receiving votes" category. Quarterback Tyler Wilson didn't play in the second half. Cornerback Tevin Mitchel was knocked out on the field, left the game, and is doubtful for this week's game...

Arkansas takes big fall out of AP poll

Arkansas has taken the second-largest fall out of the AP college football poll, dropping from eighth to unranked after losing to Louisiana-Monroe. The Razorbacks were upset 34-31 in overtime after losing quarterback Tyler Wilson to an injury. The only team to take a more drastic fall from the poll was Michigan in 2007. The Wolverines opened the season at No. 5 and dropped out after...

Buckeyes climb two spots to 12 in AP Poll

NEW YORK (AP) -- Arkansas has taken the second-largest fall out of the AP college football poll, dropping from eighth to unranked after losing to Louisiana-Monroe. Ohio State continued their upwards climb, moving up two slots. The Buckeyes are now ranked 12 in the nation. The Razorbacks were upset 34-31 in overtime after losing quarterback Tyler Wilson to an injury. The only team...

CFB Top 25: Arkansas Razorbacks Suffer Second Biggest Drop In AP Top 25 History

The Arkansas Razorbacks not only suffered an embarrassing loss at home on Saturday to the Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks, but they also took the second worst plunge in the history of the AP Top 25 poll, falling from the No. 8 team all the way out of the Top 25 altogether. The largest fall in the history of the AP Top 25 came back in 2007, when the No. 5 ranked Michigan Wolverines dropped...

The Tide's Coming In

Alabama head coach Nick Saban praises Arkansas quarterback Tyler Wilson and his importance to the SEC, but also expects to get a battle from the Razorbacks regardless of who is playing quarterback on Saturday in Fayetteville.

AP Poll: Arkansas Suffers Historic Drop After Loss

The year 2012 just went from bad to worse for the Arkansas Razorbacks football team. The formerly eighth-ranked team has dropped entirely out of the Associated Press top 25 in this week’s poll after losing 34-31 in overtime to Louisiana-Monroe. It is the second-biggest drop in the history of the AP Poll behind Michigan’s drop from number five after losing to Appalachian State...

Second weekend of college football full of Top 25 upsets

This past weekend was full of upsets in the top 25. This is what makes college football so great. Louisiana Monroe 34 over #8 Arkansas 31 Arkansas came into the ULM game thinking it would be just another non-conference win for the Razorbacks, but after quarterback Tyler Wilson was injured the Hogs offense sputtered to a screeching halt. The Razorbacks second half finished with 1...

Louisiana-Monroe 34, Arkansas 31: When an upset sneaks up on you

Stunning upsets come in a variety of flavors, but Louisiana-Monroe’s 34-31 victory over Arkansas Saturday night was one of the more unique. Like me, chances are you were watching one of the evening’s higher-profile tilts. The game’s score popped up on the crawl at the bottom of your screen every once in a while, suggesting a comfortable – if not a bit lethargic...

College Football’s Week 2 Contenders, Pretenders

Pretender: Arkansas Razorbacks The original report of a broken collarbone to Tyler Wilson was inaccurate, but he still may miss time despite being listed as “day to day” at the moment. Alabama is coming up next, but their devastating loss to Louisiana-Monroe out of the Sun Belt was the headline story of the weekend. It should not matter if you had the majority of your backups...
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