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No. 22 Arizona St. women escape with 88-85 win over Arkansas

Nov. 18, 2018 10:40 PM EST

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Kianna Ibis scored 20 on 9-of-14 shooting, Robbi Ryan scored eight of her 13 points in the fourth quarter, and No. 22 Arizona State held off Arkansas 88-85 on Sunday night. Arizona State led most of the way but struggled to gain separation from a team it beat 89-43 last season on...

Gafford's career high lifts Arkansas over Indiana 73-72

Nov. 18, 2018 7:46 PM EST

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — An overtime loss in the season opener might have proved instrumental for Arkansas in a narrow win against Indiana. The Razorbacks squandered a late lead in a 73-71 overtime loss to Texas, and the same fate loomed large again Sunday as the Hoosiers erased a double-digit Arkansas...

Troy seizes late control to down C. Arkansas 82-77

Nov. 18, 2018 5:30 PM EST

TROY, Ala. (AP) — Jordon Varnado scored 21 points and Troy outscored Central Arkansas with a late 12-7 spurt and won 82-77 on Sunday. Varnado's 3-pointer put Troy (2-3) ahead 70-68. Eddy Kayouloud's layup tied it before Javon Johnson's 3-pointer with 3:33 left put Troy out front for good. The Trojans made...

Ark.-Pine Bluff beats Texas Southern with goal-line stand

Nov. 18, 2018 12:37 AM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — Jamie Gillan made five field goals and Arkansas-Pine Bluff held off Texas Southern with a goal-line stand in the final minute for a 15-10 win on Saturday night. Texas Southern started from its 25 with 1:48 left and drove to the Arkansas-Pine Bluff 2 on Glen Cuiellette's 16-yard run for a...

Bartley scores 20 as Southern Illinois beats UAPB 78-48

Nov. 17, 2018 10:49 PM EST

CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Marcus Bartley had 20 points, including six 3-pointers, and Aaron Cook scored 16 to help Southern Illinois beat Arkansas-Pine Bluff 78-48 on Saturday night. Sean Lloyd Jr. and Rudy Stradnieks added 12 points apiece for Southern Illinois (1-2). Cook made a jumper, Lloyd converted a...

Hansen passes for 3 TDs, Arkansas State tops UL Monroe 31-17

Nov. 17, 2018 8:36 PM EST

JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) — Justice Hansen threw for 246 yards and three touchdowns as Arkansas State rolled past Louisiana Monroe 31-17 on Saturday, snapping the Warhawks' four-game win streak. Kirk Merritt caught six passes for 89 yards and two scores, Justin McInnis also caught a touchdown pass as Hansen...

Abilene Christian beats Central Arkansas 16-7

Nov. 17, 2018 7:24 PM EST

ABILENE, Texas (AP) — Luke Hales connected with Jack Short for a 2-yard TD pass late in the fourth quarter to help Central Arkansas beat Abilene Christian 16-7 on Saturday. Hales' pass to Short capped an eight-play, 55-yard drive with 2:47 left in the game. Robert Rochell intercepted Luke Anthony's pass...

Fitzgerald leads No. 25 Mississippi State past Arkansas 52-6

Nov. 17, 2018 5:13 PM EST

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Nick Fitzgerald barreled through a defender during the fourth quarter, crashing face-first into the ground before trotting to the sideline while removing a huge clump of grass and mud from his helmet. Two plays later, he was back on the field. And the quarterback's 19-yard pass to...

No. 6 Nevada dominates Little Rock, 87-59

Nov. 17, 2018 5:11 AM EST

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Eric Musselman says point guard Cody Martin has full control of No. 6 Nevada. Martin finished with 14 points and 10 assists as Nevada defeated Little Rock 87-59 on Friday night. Martin has plenty of options when he is looking to distribute the ball and it showed against Little Rock (2-1)....

Grand Canyon keeps home streak alive, tops Arkansas St 96-72

Nov. 17, 2018 12:39 AM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Michael Finke scored 15 points and grabbed seven rebounds and Grand Canyon won its second straight home game to start the season, thumping Arkansas State, 96-72 on Friday night. Grand Canyon won its third straight game after losing it season opener at South Dakota State. The Antelopes have...