Northwestern State vs Arkansas

Arkansas 79, Northwestern St. 61

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FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) - BJ Young had 26 points and a career-high 13 rebounds to lead Arkansas to a 79-61 win over Northwestern State on Saturday.

Young added seven assists as the Razorbacks (8-4) won their fourth consecutive game.

Arkansas closed the game on a 20-8 run after Northwestern State pulled within 59-53 with just more than 8 minutes remaining. The Razorbacks held the Demons, the nation's second-highest-scoring team, 25 points below their season average.

Northwestern State used a 15-4 run to pull within 47-44 with 14 minutes remaining but got no closer, as Kikko Haydar's 3-pointer in transition gave the Razorbacks a 50-44 lead with 13:38 remaining.

Mardracus Wade scored 14 of his 17 points in the first half as Arkansas took a 36-29 advantage into halftime. Hunter Mickelson added eight points and a career-high 13 rebounds for the Razorbacks.

James Hulbin led the Demons (5-4) with 16 points and 10 rebounds.

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Northwestern State Demons
P. Robinson, F190-32-41022
M. Frazier, F130-02-21012
G. Stewart, F60-30-01000
O. Evans, C171-42-25014
S. Davis, G281-84-61106
J. West363-114-635210
J. Hulbin264-127-13100116
G. Roberson192-41-35015
D. Hicks183-94-541510
B. White183-80-14206
Totals 17-6226-424191361
 27.4%61.9% 
Arkansas Razorbacks
H. Mickelson, F294-70-013038
M. Powell, F174-90-06049
M. Wade, G337-81-136317
B. Young, G319-227-8137126
R. Scott, G262-51-21125
M. Qualls152-60-05114
K. Haydar111-20-02133
J. Williams112-50-02044
F. Gulley80-10-00000
C. Clarke71-21-27043
R. Madden50-00-01000
A. Bell40-20-00010
D. Wagner30-20-00000
Totals 32-7110-1357162679
 45.1%76.9% 
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Sam Houston13-524-11
Nwestern St.12-617-14
Incarn Word9-521-6
Oral Roberts11-817-16
Nicholls St.11-814-15
McNeese St.9-1011-20
New Orleans8-1011-15
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C. Arkansas5-138-21
Lamar3-154-26
Abilene Christian2-1211-20
Hou. Baptist2-166-25

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Kentucky12-629-11
Georgia12-620-14
Tennessee11-724-13
Arkansas10-822-12
Missouri9-923-12
LSU9-920-14
Ole Miss9-919-14
Texas A&M8-1018-16
Vanderbilt7-1115-16
Alabama7-1113-19
Auburn6-1214-16
S. Carolina5-1314-20
Miss. State3-1514-19
 
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