Boxscore
Arkansas 98, Mississippi St. 88
Saturday, January 7, 2012 9:00 PM
Location - Bud Walton Arena, Fayetteville, Arkansas
Officials - Rob Groover, Anthony Jordan, Mike Nance
Attendance - 12744

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Mississippi St. 37 51 88
Arkansas 43 55 98

Recap


Julysses Nobles and B.J. Young each scored 24 points as host Arkansas upended No. 16 Mississippi State 98-88 on Saturday.

Nobles made 7-of-11 from the field, including four 3-pointers, to reach a career-high in scoring, and added five assists to spark the Razorbacks (12-3, 1-0 SEC) to their seventh consecutive win.

Young, a freshman, made 10-of-13 from the field and hit two 3-point baskets.

Arkansas also got 12 points and five assists from Mardracus Wade, 11 points and six rebounds from Rashad Madden and 12 points Michael Sanchez.

The 98 points were the most scored by the Razorbacks this season and the most they’ve scored against Mississippi State since ringing up 115 in 1993.

Mississippi State (13-3, 0-1) was led by Dee Bost with 21 points and Rodney Hood with 17 points and five rebounds. Arnett Moultrie had a game-high 10 rebounds.

Mississippi St. Bulldogs

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Arnett Moultrie 29:00 4-6 0-0 1-1 3 7 10 2 5 0 4 1 9
Dee Bost 36:00 6-13 0-6 9-13 0 2 2 3 3 3 6 0 21
Renardo Sidney 22:00 2-4 2-2 0-1 0 4 4 0 3 1 2 0 6
Jalen Steele 24:00 2-6 2-4 0-0 0 2 2 0 2 0 1 0 6
Rodney Hood 38:00 5-12 2-5 5-5 2 3 5 2 1 0 1 0 17
Wendell Lewis 14:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 1 1 2 0 2 0 0 1 2
Deville Smith 18:00 6-8 3-3 10-11 2 1 3 1 1 1 2 0 25
Brian Bryant 19:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 0 3 3 1 2 1 2 0 2
TOTAL 200 27-52 9-20 25-31 8 23 31 9 19 6 18 2 88
  51.9% 45.0% 80.6% Team Rebs: 1   Total TO: 18

Arkansas Razorbacks

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Michael Sanchez 26:00 4-5 0-0 4-5 1 3 4 1 3 2 2 2 12
Mardracus Wade 26:00 5-6 0-1 2-3 0 2 2 5 4 0 1 0 12
Rickey Scott 20:00 0-3 0-1 1-2 0 1 1 3 1 0 1 0 1
Devonta Abron 16:00 2-6 0-0 0-1 0 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 4
B.J. Young 23:00 10-13 2-4 2-2 2 1 3 2 3 2 1 0 24
Julysses Nobles 35:00 7-11 4-7 6-7 0 3 3 7 3 1 0 0 24
Marvell Waithe 17:00 3-6 0-1 0-0 1 0 1 0 2 4 1 0 6
Hunter Mickelson 15:00 1-6 0-0 2-2 1 2 3 2 2 0 1 3 4
Rashad Madden 21:00 3-6 0-1 5-6 2 4 6 2 4 0 2 0 11
Kikko Haydar 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 35-62 6-15 22-28 7 19 26 22 23 9 9 5 98
  56.5% 40.0% 78.6% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 9
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