Fans invited to kickoff luncheon

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – University of Arkansas fans are invited to a season kickoff luncheon with head football coach Bobby Petrino, Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics Jeff Long and the Razorback football team. Tickets are on sale for the luncheon that will allow fans the opportunity to meet and interact with Razorback football student-athletes and coaches as they prepare for the upcoming season.

The 2009 Arkansas Razorback Kickoff Luncheon is Friday, Aug. 14, at Noon at the Northwest Arkansas Convention Center in Springdale. General admission tickets are $25 each. A reserved table for eight, with two seats for either Razorback student-athletes or coaches, is $300.

ESPN analyst and Arkansas graduate Jimmy Dykes will emcee the event.

The event is co-sponsored by Razorback Athletics and Razorback Sports Properties, and is presented by Signature Bank and Arkansas Sports 360.

To purchase tickets, click on the following link or email

For sponsorship opportunities please call Toni Bahn at (479) 575-8618.