Recap - Arkansas Defeats Vanderbilt 56-33

Recap - Arkansas Defeats Vanderbilt 56-33

The battle between Arkansas and Vanderbilt didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Vanderbilt was handed a 56-33 defeat on Saturday at Bud Walton Arena.

Bettors who backed Arkansas were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 11 at sportsbooks.

Marshawn Powell had 17 points for Arkansas and BJ Young chipped in with 14 points. BJ Young had 3 assists for them, while Marshawn Powell was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.

Vanderbilt got an 8-point performance from Sheldon Jeter, who was supported by 5 points from Rod Odom. Kedren Johnson had 2 assists in a losing cause for Vanderbilt, while James Siakam grabbed 7 rebounds.

Arkansas led at halftime, 21-11.

The rebound battle favored Arkansas as they grabbed 32 boards, while Vanderbilt only had 29.