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No. 1 LSU’s defensive concerns have Orgeron looking inward

Nov. 18, 2019 8:33 PM EST

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — LSU coach Ed Orgeron said he’s taking a hard look in the mirror after the No. 1 Tigers’ defense gave up a season-high 614 yards — not to mention 37 points — in their most recent victory at Mississippi. “The first thing I do is look at myself...

Nowell scores 25 to lift UALR past Cent. Arkansas 76-56

Nov. 17, 2019 5:35 PM EST

CONWAY, Ark. (AP) — Markquis Nowell had 25 points as Arkansas-Little Rock rolled past Central Arkansas 76-56 on Sunday. Ruot Monyyong had 17 points and 14 rebounds for Arkansas-Little Rock (3-1). Ben Coupet Jr. added 15 points and Jaizec Lottie 10 points. Eddy Kayouloud had 14 points for the Bears (1-4)....

Eaton scores 22 to lift Arkansas St. past Idaho 82-68

Nov. 17, 2019 5:08 PM EST

JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) — Marquis Eaton had 22 points as Arkansas State beat Idaho 82-68 on Sunday in the Red Wolves Classic. J.J. Matthews had 19 points and seven assists for Arkansas State (4-1), which earned its fourth consecutive home victory. Caleb Fields added 13 points and Canberk Kus had 13 points, 12...

Ramirez has 6 3s, leads No. 23 Arkansas women by Stony Brook

Nov. 17, 2019 4:22 PM EST

FAYATTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Amber Ramirez hit six 3-points and scored 26 points, Chelsea Dungee added 19 points and No. 23 Arkansas rolled to an 88-58 win over Stony Brook on Sunday. Ramirez had half of her 3-pointers in a string when the Razorbacks scored on eight straight possessions, including six...

VMI gets first win, tops UC Davis 89-94 in 2OT

Nov. 17, 2019 3:10 PM EST

JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) — Garrett Gilkeson led a balanced attack with 18 points, Tyler Creammer had a double-double off the bench and VMI picked up its first win of the season, topping UC Davis 89-83 in double overtime on Sunday. The Keydets clinched it when Myles Lewis made two free throws with two seconds...

Two Arkansas chemistry professors accused of making meth

Nov. 17, 2019 1:39 PM EST

ARKADELPHIA, Ark. (AP) — Two Arkansas college chemistry professors have been arrested on charges of making meth, in an apparent case of life imitating art. The Clark County sheriff’s office says Henderson State University professors Terry David Bateman and Bradley Allen Rowland were arrested Friday...

Lever leads Grand Canyon past Ark.-Pine Bluff 67-54

Nov. 16, 2019 10:42 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Alessandro Lever had 25 points as Grand Canyon beat Arkansas-Pine Bluff 67-54 on Saturday night. Lever hit 9 of 12 shots and had four assists. Carlos Johnson scored 17 points and had seven rebounds for Grand Canyon (1-3). J.J. Rhymes added nine rebounds and seven assists. Shaun Doss had 12...

C. Arkansas wins to keep pace in Southland Conference hunt

Nov. 16, 2019 9:17 PM EST

CONWAY, Ark. (AP) — Breylin Smith threw a pair of touchdowns and Central Arkansas led for the duration in a 30-7 win over Stephen F. Austin on Saturday. With the win, the Bears (8-3, 6-2) held onto a share of first place in the Southland Conference standings. A four-way tie heading into Saturday is now...

Jones scores 19 in Arkansas’ 64-46 win over Montana

Nov. 16, 2019 8:58 PM EST

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Eric Musselman admits to being old school when it comes to earning playing time for his Arkansas team. On Saturday, the Razorbacks' coach used just seven players in the Razorbacks' 64-46 win against Montana in front of 13,058 in Bud Walton Arena. It marked the third straight win...

Arkansas State gets game-winning TD with 32 seconds left

Nov. 16, 2019 6:52 PM EST

JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) — Layne Hatcher connected with Kirk Merritt for a 21-yard, go-ahead touchdown with 32 seconds left and Arkansas State beat Coastal Carolina 28-27 on Saturday despite turning it over five times. Arkansas State led 21-13 at the end of the third quarter, but Coastal Carolina had...