Boxscore
Arkansas 97, Alcorn St. 59
Saturday, December 15, 2012 8:00 PM
Location - Bud Walton Arena, Fayetteville, Arkansas
Officials - Roger Ayers, Carlos Gonzalez, Joe Lindsay
Attendance - 12484

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Alcorn St. 24 35 59
Arkansas 53 44 97

Recap


Arkansas 97, Alcorn State 59:
Marshawn Powell recorded 18 points and seven rebounds as the host Razorbacks cruised past the Braves.

Powell was 7-for-9 from the field and made both of his 3-point attempts for Arkansas (5-4), which forced 24 turnovers and outrebounded Alcorn State 41-26. Coty Clarke had 14 points and Michael Qualls added 10.

LeAntwan Luckett led the Braves (2-7) with a game-high 20 points while Anthony Nieves scored 15 and Tyrel Hunt chipped in 12.

After a 3-pointer from Mardracus Wade capped an early 9-0 run to give the Razorbacks a five-point lead just 3:44 into the game, two three-point plays from Clarke highlighted a 10-0 stretch which extended the lead to 31-16 with 8:18 left in the period.

A 3-pointer by Powell with 5:52 remaining before intermission sparked a 22-3 half-closing run as Arkansas took a 53-24 lead. The Razorbacks outscored Alcorn State 44-35 in the second half to close out the victory.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Powell has scored at least 18 points in each of his last four games and six of nine this season. ... Arkansas hauled in 21 offensive rebounds. ... Alcorn State falls to 0-5 on the road this season.

Alcorn St. Braves

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
LeAntwan Luckett 35:00 7-15 2-4 4-4 3 2 5 4 4 2 4 0 20
Anthony Nieves 30:00 5-13 1-4 4-6 1 1 2 0 3 0 3 0 15
Anthony Evans 24:00 0-3 0-2 0-0 0 1 1 3 1 3 3 0 0
Josh Nicholas 26:00 2-7 0-0 0-1 1 5 6 0 3 1 1 3 4
Ian Francis 15:00 1-3 0-0 1-2 1 1 2 1 2 0 2 0 3
Tyrel Hunt 33:00 5-9 0-0 2-3 0 3 3 2 3 2 7 1 12
Michael Starks 20:00 1-1 0-0 1-2 1 3 4 0 3 0 2 1 3
Stephane Raquil 4:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Terrance Birdie 5:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Jamaal Hester 7:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0
Marius Myles 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 22-53 3-10 12-18 8 18 26 10 19 8 24 5 59
  41.5% 30.0% 66.7% Team Rebs: 7   Total TO: 24

Arkansas Razorbacks

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Rashad Madden 12:00 2-3 2-3 1-2 1 1 2 1 0 0 3 0 7
Hunter Mickelson 23:00 4-10 0-1 0-0 2 2 4 2 2 1 1 0 8
B.J. Young 18:00 2-4 1-1 0-2 0 2 2 3 1 0 2 1 5
Marshawn Powell 19:00 7-9 2-2 2-2 4 3 7 2 2 1 2 2 18
Mardracus Wade 13:00 1-3 1-2 0-0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 3
Anthlon Bell 13:00 2-7 1-5 0-0 1 1 2 2 1 0 0 0 5
Kikko Haydar 13:00 1-4 1-3 0-0 1 1 2 2 0 2 0 0 3
Rickey Scott 14:00 2-6 0-1 1-1 0 3 3 3 1 1 0 0 5
Coty Clarke 14:00 4-6 0-0 6-6 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 2 14
Michael Qualls 15:00 5-10 0-0 0-4 6 1 7 4 0 3 0 1 10
DeQuavious Wagner 14:00 2-4 1-3 2-2 0 0 0 4 1 3 0 0 7
Jacorey Williams 16:00 3-7 0-0 1-1 2 4 6 1 1 1 2 2 7
Fred Gulley 13:00 2-5 1-3 0-0 2 1 3 0 2 3 0 1 5
Davion Spivey 3:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0
TOTAL 200 37-79 10-24 13-20 21 20 41 24 13 16 11 10 97
  46.8% 41.7% 65.0% Team Rebs: 6   Total TO: 11