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Saturday Situation

The matchup: No 12 Arkansas (4-1, 1-1) at No. 7 auburn (6-0, 3-0)

Where: Jordan-Hare Stadium, Auburn

When: Today, 2:30 p.m.

TV: CBS

Last week: Auburn beat Kentucky 37-34. Arkansas beat Texas A&M 24-17.

Coaches: Gene Chizik is 14-5 in his second season at Auburn and 20-24 in his fourth season overall. Bobby Petrino is 17-13 in his third season at Arkansas and 58-22 in his seventh season overall.

Auburn offensive leaders: QB Cam Newton (194 carries, 672 yards, 9 TD); RB Mike Dyer (76 carries, 390 yards, 2 TD); RB Onterio McCalebb (47 carries, 345 yards, 2 TD); RB Mario Fannin (27 carries, 164 yards, 1 TD). QB Cam Newton (70-106-5, 12 TD). WR Darvin Adams (21 catches, 385 yards, 2 TD); WR Terrell Zachery (17 catches, 252yards, 1 TD); WR Emory Blake (7 catches, 123 yards, 3 TD).

Auburn defensive leaders: S Zac Etheridge (38 tackles, 0.5 TFL, 1 INT); LB Josh Bynes (34 tackles, 4.5 TFL, 0.5 sacks, 1 INT, 4 QBH, 1 FF); S Aairon Savage (33 tackles, 1 TFL); DT Nick Fairley (25 tackles, 12.5 TFL, 5 sacks, 1 INT, 12 QBH, 1 FR); DE Antoine Carter (18 tackles, 5.5 TFL, 3.5 sacks, 12 QBH).

Arkansas offensive leaders: QB Ryan Mallett (122-176-6, 1,748 yards,. 13 TD); RB Knile Davis (30 carries, 203 yards, 1 TD); RB Broderick Green (60 carries, 192 yards, 1 TD). WR Greg Childs (28 catches, 363 yards, 3 TD); TE D.J. Williams (22 catches, 259 yards, 0 TD); WR Joe Adams (21 catches, 408 yards, 3 TD).

Arkansas defensive leaders: Jerry Franklin (27 tackles, 4 TFL, 1 sack); Anthony Leon (35 tackles, 8 TFL, 2.5 sacks); Jerico Nelson (30 tackles, 3.5 TFL, 0.5 sacks); Jake Bequette (17 tackles, 5 TFL, 4 sacks).

Notable: Auburn and Arkansas will play with both nationally ranked for the first time. ... Bobby Petrino, Auburn's offensive coordinator in 2004, is 2-0 against the Tigers as head coach at Arkansas. ... Arkansas has won three of its last four against Auburn at Jordan-Hare Stadium and three of the last four overall in the series. ... Auburn's Nick Fairley leads the SEC with 12.5 TFL. ... Arkansas has spoiled unbeaten Auburn seasons in two of the past four years - 27-10 in 2006 and 44-23 last season. ... Auburn offensive coordinator Gus Malzahn was Arkansas' offensive coordinator in 2006.

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