Alabama Defeats Arkansas 59-56 - Recap
Trevor Lacey scored 14 points leading Alabama to a 59-56 victory over Arkansas at Coleman Coliseum on Thursday.
Alabama won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 6-point spread.
Alabama got 12 points from Trevor Releford and another 10 points from Nick Jacobs. Levi Randolph contributed 3 assists, while Moussa Gueye cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Arkansas got 14 points from BJ Young in a losing cause and another 11 points from Marshawn Powell. BJ Young contributed 4 assists for them, while Coty Clarke had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Alabama were victorious, as the score was 30-23 at the break.
Alabama had a 38-29 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.