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No. 25 Arkansas snaps 4-game skid, beats Ole Miss 69-57

Jan. 21, 2023 15:11 PM EST

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Anthony Black scored 17 points, reserve Joseph Pinion had 13 and No. 25 Arkansas snapped a four-game losing streak by topping Mississippi 69-57 on Saturday. Only nine teams in Division I had made fewer 3-pointers than Arkansas (13-6, 2-5 Southeastern...

No. 13 Arkansas rallies from 17 down to beat No. 20 Missouri

Jan. 04, 2023 23:45 PM EST

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Ricky Council scored 25 points and Joseph Pinion scored 13 off the bench as No. 13 Arkansas rallied from a 17-point deficit to beat No. 20 Missouri 74-68 on Wednesday night. The Razorbacks (12-2, 1-1 Southeastern Conference) didn’t lead until...

Graham, No. 10 Arkansas breeze past UNC Asheville 85-51

Dec. 22, 2022 00:00 AM EST

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Jalen Graham scored a season-high 16 points and No. 10 Arkansas breezed past UNC Asheville 85-51 on Wednesday night. Graham, who hadn't played more than 11 minutes in a game this season, logged 19 minutes and shot 8 of 10 from the field as the Razorbacks...

Arkansas' Nick Smith Jr. out indefinitely with knee injury

Dec. 21, 2022 23:42 PM EST

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas freshman guard Nick Smith Jr., a projected NBA lottery pick, is out indefinitely because of a knee injury, the team announced Wednesday. Smith left the Razorbacks’ win over Bradley early in the second half on Saturday. The school said “right...

No. 10 Arkansas beats Bradley, extends win streak to 6 games

Dec. 17, 2022 19:14 PM EST

NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Freshman Jordan Walsh scored a career-high 18 points to lead 10th-ranked Arkansas to a 76-57 win over Bradley on Saturday, extending the Razorbacks’ winning streak to six games. Junior guard and SEC-leading scorer Ricky Council IV had 16 points, and...

No. 9 Arkansas takes control late, tops UNC Greensboro 65-58

Dec. 06, 2022 22:11 PM EST

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Standout freshman Nick Smith Jr. scored 22 points in just his third game to help No. 9 Arkansas overcome a sluggish offensive showing and outlast North Carolina-Greensboro 65-58 on Tuesday night. The Razorbacks (8-1) shot 33.3% and trailed for a majority...

Brazile, No. 11 Arkansas break away from San Jose St 99-58

Dec. 03, 2022 20:05 PM EST

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Trevon Brazile scored 23 points and No. 11 Arkansas pulled away in the second half to beat San Jose State 99-58 Saturday. The Razorbacks (7-1) led 40-35 at the break before erupting. It was the first men’s basketball matchup between the schools. ...

No. 11 Arkansas uses late run to beat Troy, 74-61

Nov. 28, 2022 22:49 PM EST

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Ricky Council scored a season-high 27 points and No. 11 Arkansas used a 17-0 run late in the second half to hold off Troy 74-61 on Monday night. Council scored 13 of Arkansas’ final 19 points as the Razorbacks outscored Troy 19-3 in the final 6:25. The...

Council scores 19, leads No. 9 Arkansas past South Dakota St

Nov. 16, 2022 22:53 PM EST

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Ricky Council scored 19 points in No. 9 Arkansas' 71-56 victory over South Dakota State on Wednesday night. Arkansas (3-0) used a 10-2 run over the last two minutes of the first half to build a double-digit halftime lead, an 11-0 run early in the second to...

No. 10 Arkansas routs North Dakota State in opener 76-58

Nov. 07, 2022 22:47 PM EST

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Trevon Brazile had 21 points and 12 rebounds in his debut with Arkansas, and the No. 10 Razorbacks beat North Dakota State 76-58 in the season opener for both teams Monday night. Brazile, a sophomore transfer from Missouri, scored six straight points...