FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) - Arkansas will close its 2012 baseball home schedule when it hosts Auburn in a three-game series this weekend.

The Razorbacks are 34-15 overall and 12-12 in Southeastern Conference play after losing to South Carolina 10-7 this past Sunday.

This week's series opens on Thursday in a game that will be nationally televised on ESPNU as part of the ESPN/SEC Thursday Night Game of the Week. The first game of the series tips off at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, and Friday's game is set for 6:35 p.m.

Saturday's game also marks Senior Day for the baseball program as Sam Bates, Bo Bigham and Tim Carver will be honored before the game. Start time on Saturday is 2:05 p.m.

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