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MONTICELLO, Ark (UAM) - The University of Arkansas at Monticello football team will face off against a team from Arkansas for the first time this season this Saturday, October 5 when the team hosts Arkansas Tech with both teams looking for their third wins of the 2013 season.
Saturday's kickoff is set for 3 p.m. at Willis "Convoy" Leslie Cotton Boll Stadium. The game will be covered on the UAM Sports Network with the radio broadcast at KHBM-FM 93.7 in Monticello and live audio and video streaming available at uamsports.com. Live statistics will also be available at uamsports.com.
Both teams enter Saturday's contest with an even 2-2 overall record. The Boll Weevils are also 2-2 in Great American Conference games this season after most recently suffering a 35-17 loss to Southwestern Oklahoma State last Saturday on the road. The Wonder Boys stepped out of GAC action last Saturday and was defeated on the road by NCAA Division I-FCS member Nicholls State by a final score of 44-34. ATU is 2-1 in GAC games this season.