Syracuse Defeats Arkansas 91-82 - Recap
James Southerland poured in 35 points for Syracuse on Friday, as they defeated Arkansas 91-82 at Bud Walton Arena.
The winning margin fell right on the closing number of 9, meaning the game was a push for bettors.
Michael Carter-Williams had 17 points for Syracuse and Brandon Triche chipped in with 17 points. Michael Carter-Williams had 9 assists for them, while Michael Carter-Williams was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Arkansas got 25 points from BJ Young in a losing cause and another 19 points from Marshawn Powell. DeQuavious Wagner contributed 3 assists for them, while Marshawn Powell had 7 rebounds.
Syracuse led at halftime, 43-38.
Syracuse won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 43-35.