National Launch Of College Colors Day This Friday

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Friday, Sept. 2 is the national launch of the annual College Colors Day event that marks the beginning of Razorback Fridays throughout the football season for the Arkansas Razorbacks. Starting on Sept. 2 and each Friday throughout the year, Razorback fans are encouraged to wear their “Cardinal and White” to show their support of all 19 intercollegiate programs.

Besides showing their colors on Fridays, fans can show off to the rest of the nation by posting a photo displaying their Razorbacks pride at

By participating, fans can flaunt their colors, express their school spirit and vie for a trip to college football’s title game. The grand prize winner will receive round-trip airfare, hotel accommodations and two tickets to the national championship game in Tampa, Florida, courtesy of CLC and the College Football Playoff.

College Colors Day, created by the Collegiate Licensing Company (CLC), which represents the trademark licensing programs of more than 150 of the nation’s leading universities, is an annual celebration dedicated to promoting the traditions and spirit that embody the college experience.

Fans from across the United States are encouraged to wear the apparel of their favorite college or university throughout the day. College Colors Day is celebrated by thousands of organizations, retailers, classrooms and millions of individuals who don their team colors and share their school spirit with friends and colleagues.

Arkansas opens the 2016 football season at home on Saturday, Sept. 3 at 3 p.m. CT against Louisiana Tech on the SEC Network.

Fans looking for an #UncommonExperience this fall can still purchase Fayetteville, Little Rock or Southwest Classic individual game tickets by calling 1-800-982-HOGS or by clicking here.