ABOUT ARKANSASThe Razorbacks defeated Memphis in the first round of the WNIT Thursday 67-57. Arkansas had three players score in double figures, led by Dominique Wilson with 15 points, and followed by Calli Berna and Quistelle Williams with 14 and 12 points respectively. Williams also had 11 rebounds to record her sixth double-double of the season. The Razorbacks now host the Tulane Green Wave in the second round of the WNIT at 2 p.m. on Sunday. Arkansas is led in scoring by a pair of senior forwards, as Sarah Watkins paces the team with 13.0 ppg followed by Quistelle Williams with 10.4 ppg (and a team-leading 7.1 rebounds per game). They recorded a 20 win season for the third consecutive year.
BRACKET UPDATEThe winner between the Razorbacks and the Green Wave will advance to play the winner of Auburn and Western Kentucky. On the bottom half of Arkansas’ region, the winner of Drexel vs. Harvard will move forward and play the winner between Bowling Green and Duquesne.
POSTSEASON TICKETSTickets are on sale now. Contact the Razorback Ticket Center at 479-575-5151 or buy them on-line at ArkansasRazorbacks.com. Tickets will be $6 for youth, $7 for general admission, $11 for reserved seating and $1 for UA students fro the first through the fourth round WNIT games.
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