Arkansas Downs Oklahoma 81-78 - Match Report
Marshawn Powell went off for 33 points and added 6 rebounds leading Arkansas to an 81-78 win over Oklahoma on Tuesday at Bud Walton Arena.
Bettors who backed Arkansas were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 5.
Arkansas got 10 points from Mardracus Wade and another 10 points from BJ Young. BJ Young contributed 8 assists, while Marshawn Powell cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Oklahoma got 22 points from Romero Osby in a losing cause and another 14 points from Amath M'Baye. Steven Pledger contributed 3 assists for them, while Amath M'Baye had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Arkansas were victorious, as the score was 41-38 at the break.
Oklahoma had a 31-26 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.