LITTLE ROCK, Ark.- Hunter Yuracheck, vice chancellor and director of athletics at the University of Arkansas, told the University of Arkansas System Board of Trustees at their virtual meeting on Monday officials are planning on starting Razorback football on September 5.

Yurachek also stated that the plan is to bring student-athletes back onto campus by July 15.

Yuracheck stressed everything officials looked at- from disinfecting the stadium, ensuring social distance with fans to having employees wear personal protective equipment.

The athletic director added officials have time to make these decisions with football season still several months out.