Arkansas 96, Mississippi St. 70

Wednesday, January 23, 2013 9:00 PM
Location - Bud Walton Arena, Fayetteville, Arkansas
Officials - Rick Hartzell, Antinio Petty, Tracy Woodson
Attendance - 12806

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Mississippi St. 33 37 70
Arkansas 42 54 96

Recap


Arkansas 96, Mississippi State 70: Marshawn Powell scored 17 points and BJ Young came off the bench for the first time this season and scored 13 to lead the host Razorbacks in SEC play.

Coty Clarke also scored 13 points and Jacorey Williams had 10 for Arkansas (12-6, 3-2 SEC), which entered the game 14th in the nation in scoring at 78.6 points.

Fred Thomas scored 17 points, Gavin Ware had 11 points and eight rebounds and Craig Sword scored 10 for the Bulldogs (7-10, 2-3).

Powell scored eight of the first 14 points for the Razorbacks, helping them build a double-digit lead after five minutes. They led by as much as 14 in the first half before taking a 42-33 lead into the locker room. The Bulldogs stayed within striking distance until Arkansas scored 44 points over the final 15 minutes to pull away.

Mississippi State finished with a season-high 29 turnovers, which resulted in 42 points for the Razorbacks.

GAME NOTEBOOK: The Razorbacks won their eighth straight home game and improved to 11-1 overall at Bud Walton Arena this season. … Mississippi State leading scorer Jalen Steele was limited to five points on 1-for-8 shooting. … Rashad Madden started in place of Young, the team's leading scorer this season, and finished with four points and five rebounds.
 

Mississippi St. Bulldogs

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Jalen Steele 31:00 1-8 1-5 2-2 1 1 2 0 0 0 1 1 5
Colin Borchert 22:00 2-5 2-4 0-0 0 3 3 2 5 0 3 0 6
Trivante Bloodman 24:00 1-2 1-1 0-0 0 1 1 2 3 0 3 0 3
Gavin Ware 29:00 2-4 0-0 7-8 3 5 8 2 4 2 0 0 11
Craig Sword 21:00 4-13 0-0 2-2 1 5 6 2 3 2 9 0 10
Roquez Johnson 28:00 3-5 0-0 3-5 3 2 5 0 4 0 4 0 9
Fred Thomas 24:00 6-12 2-5 3-4 0 2 2 1 0 1 6 2 17
Tyson Cunningham 19:00 3-5 3-4 0-0 0 3 3 2 2 0 2 0 9
Baxter Price 2:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 22-54 9-19 17-21 8 22 30 11 21 5 28 3 70
  40.7% 47.4% 81.0% Team Rebs: 6   Total TO: 28

Arkansas Razorbacks

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Marshawn Powell 19:00 6-12 1-4 4-4 0 2 2 2 2 1 2 2 17
Fred Gulley 19:00 2-2 1-1 0-0 0 0 0 5 1 2 0 0 5
Rickey Scott 15:00 2-5 1-4 1-2 3 1 4 4 1 1 1 0 6
Rashad Madden 21:00 1-3 0-1 2-2 1 4 5 3 0 2 1 1 4
Hunter Mickelson 17:00 2-5 0-0 0-0 1 5 6 1 1 1 1 3 4
Jacorey Williams 11:00 4-5 0-1 2-2 2 0 2 1 2 1 0 0 10
B.J. Young 17:00 4-10 0-2 5-8 0 2 2 3 0 0 0 1 13
Coty Clarke 19:00 5-5 1-1 2-2 1 3 4 0 3 0 0 2 13
Kikko Haydar 16:00 1-4 1-4 0-0 1 3 4 2 3 0 1 0 3
Mardracus Wade 17:00 1-5 1-3 2-2 0 0 0 3 2 5 1 2 5
Anthlon Bell 8:00 3-5 3-5 0-0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 9
Michael Qualls 13:00 1-5 0-1 3-4 1 1 2 0 1 1 3 0 5
Davion Spivey 2:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2
DeQuavious Wagner 4:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Charlie Henderson 2:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 33-67 9-27 21-26 10 21 31 27 17 14 12 11 96
  49.3% 33.3% 80.8% Team Rebs: 3   Total TO: 12