NEW YORK CITY, NY -

The Arkansas Razorbacks basketball program returns to postseason play.

The No. 3 seeded Hogs in the Southern Methodist bracket will open play in the National Invitation Tournament against Indiana State Tuesday night at Bud Walton Arena.  The Sycamores finished second in the Missouri Valley Conference.  The winner will play the winner between California and Utah Valley.

The Hogs beat the top seed Southern Methodist in the bracket in the non-conference portion of the schedule.  Arkansas also beat Minnesota, one of the other top 4 seeds.  Southeastern Conference teams Georgia, Missouri and LSU are all in the 32 team field.