High school football state finals continue Saturday

Arkansas PBS will broadcast the 2020 5A and 2A high school football state finals live from War Memorial Stadium Saturday, Dec. 12, in partnership with the Arkansas Activities Association (AAA), offering families and fans a safe viewing option in uncertain times. 

This week’s games airing live include:

  • 5A Pulaski Academy vs. Little Rock Christian – Saturday, Dec. 12, at noon.
  • 2A Fordyce vs. Des Arc – Saturday, Dec. 12, at 6:30 p.m.

For anyone who chooses to watch away from the crowds, AR PBS Sports will be broadcast statewide over the air, on cable and on satellite on Arkansas PBS’s primary channel. Correct channel information is available in local TV listings. All ways to watch Arkansas PBS can be found at myarkansaspbs.org/waystowatch.

Beginning the week after each broadcast, championship games will be available to watch atyoutube.com/arkansaspbs and in the Engage Arkansas PBS app. Games will also be available through the Engage Arkansas PBS app and PBS Video app on mobile or streaming devices. The 6A and 7A championships are now available.

Additionally, photos from the games can be downloaded for free at flickr.com/arkansaspbs. Updates from AR PBS Sports are available by texting SPORTS to 313131.

Arkansas PBS and the Arkansas Activities Association have taken precautions to help limit COVID-19 exposure for players, fans and staff, including social distancing, requiring masks and properly disinfecting between games. Additionally, anyone attending the championship games must adhere to War Memorial Stadium’s COVID-19 protocol.

The Arkansas high school football state finals are also broadcast live on 103.7 The Buzz in Central Arkansas and at 1037thebuzz.com/football.