Posted October 08, 2012 on
Arkansas (2-4, 1-2) will get cornerback Tevin Mitchel back for this weekend's home game with Kentucky (1-5, 0-2), but will be without senior linebacker Alonzo Highsmith - the team's leading tackler - for the rest of the season due to a foot injury suffered in Saturday's win at Auburn.
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(Eds: Updates. With AP Photos.) By KURT VOIGT AP Sports Writer John L. Smith's positive outlook has never wavered this season, even as Arkansas' preseason hopes crumbled under the weight of a four-game losing streak.
The Razorbacks coach's eternal optimism spread to his players on Monday, two days following the team's streak-snapping 24-7 win over Auburn.
Good news, finally, from the Arkansas football program: a desperately needed win and the first really solid performance of the season. The Razorbacks moved to 2-4 overall after defeating hapless Auburn 24-7 Saturday.The Hogs now have a chance for a monumental two-game winning streak with a weak Kentucky team scheduled to visit Fayetteville this Saturday. Kentucky will bring a 1-5...