Boxscore
Arizona St. 83, Arkansas 68
Friday, November 23, 2012 7:00 PM
Location - Orleans Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada
Officials - Rick Batsell, Martin Cota, Randy McCall
Attendance - N/A

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Arkansas 41 27 68
Arizona St. 43 40 83

Recap


Arizona State 83, Arkansas 68
: Carrick Felix scored a career-high 24 points and Jahii Carson added 19 as the Sun Devils won the matchup of unbeaten teams at the Las Vegas Invitational at Orleans Arena.

Felix, a 6-6 senior wing, scored 17 points in the first half on 5-for-6 shooting, including 3-for-3 from beyond the 3-point arc. Jordan Bachynski, the 7-2 senior center for Arizona State (4-0), made good use of his height advantage and finished with 14 points, 13 rebounds and four blocked shots. 

Arkansas (3-1) was led by 6-3 sophomore guard B.J. Young, who scored 29 points on 12-of-24 shooting. Rashad Madden contributed 11 points and eight rebounds and Hunter Mickelson scored 10 points. 

Marshawn Powell, who came in averaging 17 points through the first three games for the Razorbacks, committed two fouls in the first four minutes and never got untracked, finishing with three points on 1-for-6 shooting.

The Sun Devils scored the first six points of the second half to go ahead 49-41 and Arkansas never got closer than five the rest of the way.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Arkansas shot 28.5 percent from the floor in the second half (10-for-35). … The Razorbacks were trying to start the season 4-0 for first time since 2006-07, which was also the last season they played a Pac-12 team, losing to USC in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. … Arkansas’ bench came in averaging 41.6 points this season, but was held to 14.

Arkansas Razorbacks

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
B.J. Young 33:00 12-24 2-7 3-5 0 3 3 2 3 2 1 1 29
Mardracus Wade 30:00 2-5 0-3 0-2 0 1 1 1 3 1 2 0 4
Rashad Madden 31:00 3-5 0-1 5-7 4 4 8 3 2 1 1 0 11
Hunter Mickelson 19:00 5-10 0-0 0-0 0 2 2 0 3 0 1 0 10
Marshawn Powell 18:00 1-6 0-2 0-1 1 4 5 1 4 0 2 1 2
Rickey Scott 12:00 0-2 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 3 0 0 0 0
Coty Clarke 12:00 0-0 0-0 2-2 0 2 2 0 5 0 2 0 2
Anthlon Bell 9:00 0-4 0-4 2-2 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 2
Michael Qualls 13:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 1 3 4 0 0 1 0 0 0
Jacorey Williams 18:00 0-4 0-1 2-2 3 1 4 1 0 2 1 0 2
DeQuavious Wagner 4:00 1-1 1-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 3
Kikko Haydar 1:00 1-1 1-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
TOTAL 200 25-63 4-20 14-21 9 22 31 8 27 7 11 2 68
  39.7% 20.0% 66.7% Team Rebs: 1   Total TO: 11

Arizona St. Sun Devils

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Carrick Felix 27:00 8-10 4-4 4-6 1 3 4 2 4 1 3 1 24
Jordan Bachynski 28:00 5-6 0-0 4-6 2 11 13 0 4 0 3 4 14
Evan Gordon 29:00 3-6 1-4 1-3 1 0 1 5 1 1 0 0 8
Jahii Carson 34:00 6-11 0-0 7-11 0 4 4 2 3 0 5 0 19
Jonathan Gilling 39:00 2-9 2-9 0-0 1 12 13 4 2 1 0 0 6
Bo Barnes 3:00 0-2 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
Eric Jacobsen 12:00 1-1 0-0 1-4 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 3
Kenny Martin 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chris Colvin 27:00 3-5 0-2 3-6 0 4 4 1 1 0 0 0 9
TOTAL 200 28-50 7-20 20-36 6 34 40 14 18 4 12 5 83
  56.0% 35.0% 55.6% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 12