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The Daily Call – Jan. 18, 2014

BY ANDRES FOCIL
The Daily Call – Jan. 18, 2014

Welcome in to Saturday’s edition of The Daily Call. It’s gameday for @RazorbackMBB, which has a road matchup at Georgia today. We also get you updates on @RazorbackFB, @RazorbackTF and @RazorbackMTEN.

@RazorbackMBB Back On The Road At Georgia

Coming off a dramatic last-second overtime win, the University of Arkansas men’s basketball team (12-4, 1-2 SEC) looks to carry its momentum forward into a road contest at Georgia today. The game will be on SEC TV, as Dave Baker and Kyle Macy will be on the call.

For a complete preview of the matchup, click here.

…let @RazorbackWBBhelp familiarize you with the team’s roster. The ladies recently had a little fun impersonating their Razorback counterparts while in Georgia themselves earlier this week for a road trip of their own.

@RazorbackFB In All-Star Game

Two former Razorbacks are set to play in collegiate all-star games today. Kicker Zach Hocker, Arkansas’ all-time leading scorer, will particpate in the East-West Shrine Game that begins at 3 p.m. and will be aired on NFL Network. At 5 p.m., 2013 team captain fullback Kiero Small is set to play in the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl. The game kicks off at 5 p.m. on ESPN2 from the StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. For more information on the East-West Shrine Game, click here. Find more on the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl here.

@RazorbackTF Takes Down Texas In Dual Friday Night

The No. 1 men’s track and field team won its fifth straight Arkansas vs. Texas Dual, defeating No. 15 Texas by a program-best score of 102-68. Freshman Omar McLeod is now 6-for-6 in his college career, picking up wins in the 60-meter hurdles, 200-meter and 4×400-meter relay at Randal Tyson Track Center Friday night.

The No. 7 Arkansas women’s team took down No. 1 Texas in its first-ever appearance in the dual. The distance medley team of Grace Heymsfield, Victoria Feole, Stephanie Brown and Dominique Scott finished in a top-time of 3:37.74, which leads the NCAA this season. Both teams are off next week before hosting the Razorback Invitational on Jan. 31-Feb. 1.

@RazorbackMTEN Opens Season With Doubleheader Sweep

The No. 58 University of Arkansas men’s tennis team (2-0) opened up its 2014 spring season with a sweep of Mercer (0-2) in doubleheader action at the George M. Billingsley Tennis Center on Friday. The Razorbacks earned a 5-2 win to start, then closed out the day’s work with a 6-1 victory. Senior Mike Nott led the way with a perfect 4-0 individual record, earning a pair of wins in both singles and doubles play.

Find complete results and read more about the winshere.

Doubles play is under way at the first home match for@RazorbackMTEN#NeverYieldpic.twitter.com/PuF0KsHmF2

– Razorback Tennis (@RazorbackMTEN)January 17, 2014

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