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Northwestern State tops Central Arkansas 74-66 in OT

Nov. 26, 2022 23:06 PM EST

CONWAY, Ark. (AP) — Isaac Haney had 18 points in Northwestern State's 74-66 overtime victory against Central Arkansas on Saturday night. Haney added six rebounds and three steals for the Demons (4-2). Emareyon McDonald was 5 of 11 shooting (2 for 6 from distance) to add 12 points....

Arkansas beats No. 25 K-State women for Paradise Jam title

Nov. 26, 2022 22:24 PM EST

ST. THOMAS, Virgin Islands (AP) — Chrissy Carr scored 18 points and undefeated Arkansas rolled past previously unbeaten No. 25 Kansas State 69-53 on Saturday night for the Paradise Jam Reef Division title. Arkansas (8-0) built a 38-26 halftime lead and then pulled away in the third...

Vidal has 4 TDs, Troy advances to Sun Belt championship game

Nov. 26, 2022 18:59 PM EST

JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) — Kimani Vidal ran for 208 yards and four touchdowns and Troy beat Arkansas State 48-19 on Saturday to advance to the Sun Belt Conference championship game. Troy's ninth straight win gave them a tie for the West Division title with South Alabama but with the...

Davis' 16 lead Bethune-Cookman past Idaho State 68-66 in OT

Nov. 26, 2022 18:34 PM EST

CONWAY, Ark. (AP) — Kevin Davis scored 16 points as Bethune-Cookman beat Idaho State 68-66 in overtime on Saturday night. Davis shot 6 for 9, including 3 for 5 from beyond the arc for the Wildcats (3-3). Dylan Robertson scored 14 points and added seven rebounds. Zion Harmon shot 4...

Douglas' 18 lead Prairie View A&M past Arkansas State 67-59

Nov. 25, 2022 23:13 PM EST

JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) — William Douglas had 18 points in Prairie View A&M's 67-59 victory over Arkansas State on Friday night. Douglas added nine rebounds for the Panthers (4-2). Jeremiah Gambrell scored 13 points, shooting 5 for 14, including 1 for 7 from beyond the arc. Hegel...

Missouri holds off Arkansas 29-27 to reach bowl eligibility

Nov. 25, 2022 19:50 PM EST

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Missouri and Arkansas will be headed to similar bowl games after the Tigers held off the Razorbacks 29-27 on Saturday night, leaving each of the bitter border rivals 6-6 on the season. Only one walked out of Faurot Field with victory cigars. ...

Britten runs for go-ahead TD, UAPB beats Alabama State 19-14

Nov. 24, 2022 20:32 PM EST

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Kayvon Britten ran for three touchdowns, including a game-winner with 49 seconds left in the fourth quarter, and Arkansas-Pine Bluff beat Alabama State 19-14 on Thursday. Britten carried it 28 times for 160 yards for UAPB (3-8, 1-7 SWAC). His 7-yard...

Arkansas takes 3rd in Maui with OT win over San Diego State

Nov. 24, 2022 01:07 AM EST

LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — Trevon Brazile had 20 points and nine rebounds off the bench, Ricky Council scored 19 points, and No. 9 Arkansas defeated No. 17 San Diego State 78-74 in overtime on Wednesday night to take third place at the Maui Invitational. Kamani Johnson’s two-handed...

Thompson leads No. 11 Hoosiers past Little Rock 87-68

Nov. 23, 2022 21:28 PM EST

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — The first shot Race Thompson took Wednesday night bloodied his left temple. He spent the rest of the game counterpunching. Thompson scored a season-high 20 points and had eight rebounds to help No. 11 Indiana beat Little Rock 87-68, finishing...

Armed guards a fixture outside pot farm before 4 were slain

Nov. 23, 2022 16:49 PM EST

Armed guards were a fixture outside the marijuana growing operation in rural Oklahoma where four people were slain execution-style. The mail carrier "was met with guns pretty much all the time,” Jack Quirk, the owner of the local paper, All About Hennessey, told The Associated...