August 30, 2011

Hogs turn focus to Missouri State

Arkansas wrapped up the first day of preparation for Missouri State on Tuesday, and the Hogs hope to showcase discipline and a fast pace for Saturday's season opener.

The Hogs are in a bit of a bind at running back with the loss of Broderick Green in the spring to a torn ACL and Knile Davis in fall camp to a broken ankle. Ronnie Wingo Jr. has a lot of size and speed and should be the first running back to take the field on Saturday for the Razorbacks.

"He's done a good job," Razorback offensive coordinator Garrick McGee said following Tuesday's workout. "He's gone into the training room every day, making sure his body's staying fresh. It's something I know I talked with him about when we were recruiting him."

With Dennis Johnson likely to be limited or not play at all with a hamstring injury...

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