User ID
Password
  Forgot User ID
or Register Today!
VegasInsider.com
Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Follow Us on Google+ VI Mobile Scores and Betting Odds
Home
NFL
NBA
NHL
MLB
NCAA FB
NCAA BK
Soccer
Boxing/MMA
Horses
More
Betting Tools
 
Recap: Arkansas , Mississippi
Date: March 05, 2011 4:00 PM EDT
  

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) - Chris Warren scored 24 points and handed out nine assists as Mississippi defeated Arkansas 84-74 Saturday in the regular-season finale for both teams.

Zach Graham added 15 points for Ole Miss (19-12, 7-9), which earned the Western Division's No. 3 seed in the Southeastern Conference tournament opposite South Carolina, No. 6 in the Eastern Division. Terrance Henry and Dundrecous Nelson added 13 and 10 points, respectively, for the Rebels.

Advertisement

Rotnei Clarke scored 26 points, Marshawn Powell had 14 and Julysses Nobles added 13 for Arkansas. The Razorbacks (18-12, 7-9) are the Western Division's No. 4 seed and will play the Eastern Division's No. 5 seed in the opening round.

Three-point shooting was decisive for Ole Miss, which tied a school record by making 14. The Rebels shot 63.6 percent (14 of 22) from 3-point range, including 5 of 6 by Graham.

Ole Miss took a 24-15 lead midway through the first half by hitting five consecutive 3-point shots. The Rebels were 6 of 7 from 3-point range in the opening nine minutes as Trevor Gaskins, Graham and Warren had two apiece.

The Rebels led 43-37 at halftime, but Arkansas pulled within one point twice in the second half. The final time came at 53-52 on a 3-point shot by Clarke with 14:35 left. Clarke had 17 second-half points and finished 5 of 7 from 3-point range.

Ole Miss answered with a decisive 21-6 run, highlighted by 3-pointers from Warren and Graham, to build an insurmountable 74-57 lead with 6:44 left. Arkansas never got closer than 10 points again.

Arkansas shot 43.5 percent (27 of 62) from the field, including 55.6 percent (10 of 18) from 3-point range. Clarke and Nobles combined to hit 8 of 11 behind the line, but the Razorbacks had 11 shots blocked, including seven by Reginald Buckner.

Ole Miss also won 69-60 at Arkansas on Feb. 5, giving it a sweep of the season series to earn the tournament seeding tiebreaker.

AP NEWS
The Associated Press News Service

Copyright 2014
The Associated Press
All Rights Reserved

 BETTING TRENDS
 Team  ML   SPR   O/U 
 ARK         
 MISS         
BT MOVEMENTS

 
 
  
corner graphic
With a VI Gold Membership, you can SAVE 10% off a Live Odds subscription, SAVE 20% off Daily Pick packages, and receive access to up to 1,000 Member Plays each month!
2014 VI College Bowl Betting Guide