Arkansas vs Mississippi State Wrap - Arkansas Wins 73-69
Anthlon Bell scored 19 points leading Arkansas to a 73-69 victory over Mississippi State at Humphrey Coliseum on Saturday.
Arkansas won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 6-point spread.
Arkansas got 15 points from Michael Qualls and another 13 points from Bobby Portis. Coty Clarke contributed 7 assists, while Coty Clarke cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Mississippi State got a 21-point performance from Colin Borchert, who was supported by 11 points from Roquez Johnson. Craig Sword had 2 assists in a losing cause for Mississippi State, while Roquez Johnson grabbed 9 rebounds.
Arkansas led at halftime, 39-35.
Mississippi State had a 43-36 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.