Arkansas Defeats South Carolina 71-64 - Recap
Arkansas got 20 points from Michael Qualls en route to a 71-64 victory over South Carolina on Wednesday at Bud Walton Arena.
Arkansas won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 12.5-point spread.
Arkansas got 12 points from Coty Clarke and another 9 points from Bobby Portis. Coty Clarke contributed 4 assists, while Coty Clarke cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
South Carolina got 29 points from Brenton Williams in a losing cause and another 9 points from Duane Notice. Sindarius Thornwell contributed 5 assists for them, while Mindaugas Kacinas had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Arkansas were victorious, as the score was 40-29 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Arkansas as they grabbed 42 boards, while South Carolina only had 35.