Arkansas 56, Vanderbilt 33

Saturday, January 12, 2013 6:00 PM
Location - Bud Walton Arena, Fayetteville, Arkansas
Officials - Anthony Jordan, Brian Shey, Lamar Simpson
Attendance - 14315

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Vanderbilt 11 22 33
Arkansas 21 35 56

Recap


Arkansas 56, Vanderbilt 33: Junior forward Marshawn Powell scored 17 points on 8-of-9 shooting and the host Razorbacks suffocated the Commodores defensively to earn their first Southeastern Conference win.

Arkansas (10-5, 1-1 SEC) forced 25 turnovers while holding Vanderbilt (6-8, 0-2) to a season low-tying point total. The Commodores, who also scored 33 in a loss to Marist in November, entered Saturday averaging 59.5 points.

Sophomore guard BJ Young added 14 points for Arkansas, which notched its third straight win over Vanderbilt.

Arkansas led 21-11 after a half in which the Commodores made just 3-of-15 shots. Sheldon Jeter finished with eight points to lead Vanderbilt, and no Commodores starter scored more than five.

Both teams struggled mightily from the 3-point line. The Commodores hit 2-of-15 beyond the arc while the Razorbacks shot just 3-for-18.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Arkansas improved to 15-7 in SEC home openers. … Arkansas holds an 18-9 all-time lead in the series. … The Razorbacks entered with a plus-6.4 turnover margin, third-best nationally. They bettered that mark with a plus-9 margin Saturday.

Vanderbilt Commodores

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Kyle Fuller 25:00 1-8 0-4 2-2 0 0 0 1 1 2 3 0 4
Josh Henderson 12:00 1-3 0-0 0-0 0 3 3 1 1 0 4 1 2
Rod Odom 24:00 2-6 1-3 0-0 3 1 4 0 1 1 2 0 5
Kedren Johnson 26:00 0-3 0-2 3-4 0 2 2 2 2 0 5 0 3
Kevin Bright 21:00 2-3 0-0 0-0 0 2 2 0 1 0 2 0 4
James Siakam 19:00 1-4 0-0 2-6 2 5 7 0 4 1 2 0 4
Dai-Jon Parker 18:00 0-3 0-3 0-0 0 1 1 2 0 0 4 0 0
Sheldon Jeter 17:00 2-6 0-0 4-5 1 3 4 0 0 0 1 1 8
A.J. Astroth 14:00 0-3 0-2 0-0 1 3 4 1 2 0 2 0 0
Shelby Moats 24:00 1-1 1-1 0-0 1 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 3
TOTAL 200 10-40 2-15 11-17 8 20 28 7 12 6 25 2 33
  25.0% 13.3% 64.7% Team Rebs: 1   Total TO: 25

Arkansas Razorbacks

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Marshawn Powell 30:00 8-9 1-1 0-0 2 4 6 1 3 6 2 2 17
Fred Gulley 20:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 0 4 4 0 2 1 1 0 2
Rickey Scott 16:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 3 3 0 1 1 4 0 0
Hunter Mickelson 23:00 2-3 0-1 2-2 0 2 2 1 1 1 0 3 6
B.J. Young 22:00 6-13 0-4 2-2 0 3 3 3 2 2 1 0 14
Mardracus Wade 12:00 1-4 1-2 0-0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 3
Coty Clarke 12:00 1-5 0-0 1-2 1 1 2 0 2 1 1 0 3
Kikko Haydar 19:00 1-4 1-3 0-0 0 4 4 2 1 1 0 0 3
Jacorey Williams 9:00 0-3 0-1 2-2 2 0 2 1 1 0 1 0 2
Rashad Madden 15:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 3 1 2 0 2
Michael Qualls 9:00 1-1 0-0 2-2 2 1 3 0 0 0 2 0 4
Anthlon Bell 11:00 0-5 0-5 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
DeQuavious Wagner 2:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
TOTAL 200 22-52 3-18 9-10 7 23 30 9 16 14 16 5 56
  42.3% 16.7% 90.0% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 16