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Beyond The Box: Arkansas 91, Oral Roberts 33

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Beyond The Box: Arkansas 91, Oral Roberts 33

STAR OF THE GAME

Jessica Jackson finished her second straight game with double-digit scoring, recording 19 points to lead the Razorbacks in a 91-33 route of Oral Roberts. As important as Jackson was on offense, her defensive prowess may have stole the show, as the freshman recorded five blocks and three steals on the night.

PLAY OF THE GAME

Collecting a nice feed from Kelsey Brooks, Ana Faussurier established position down low, drew contact and scored high off the glass for the and-1 play late in the first half. The redshirt freshman made the most of her nine minutes off the bench, also recording a rebound.

TURNING POINT OF THE GAME

An 11-2 run to open the game set the tone for Arkansas, as the Razorbacks generated a balanced offensive attack off of seven forced turnovers within the first four minutes of action. Four-of-five starters recorded at least one basket for UA over the stretch.&

STAT OF THE GAME

With the commanding win over Oral Roberts, Arkansas improved to 47-2 at home in non-conference games under head coach Tom Collen.



Sports Category : Basketball (W)