ROGERS, Ark. (KNWA / KFTA) – When asked about the Razorbacks’ monumental victory in Longhorns on Saturday, Gov. Asa Hutchinson said something: “Welcome to the SEC, Texas.”
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Hutchinson attended Saturday’s game at Razorback Stadium. He spoke exclusively with KNWA on Sunday morning, and considered the victory of the Hogs to be a historic occasion for the natural state.
“Razorbacks last night brought a smile to the entire state of Arkansas. It’s something that surpasses Texas. It’s great to win any game, but beating Texas is one of the top positions on the wish list, ”said Hutchinson.
He also said he was proud of head coach Sam Pittman and the team for what he called a “virtually error-free” game.