TODAY’S GAMES

By: Bob Holt
Published: Friday, November 23, 2012
Arkansas forward Marshawn Powell (right), who finished with 21 points and 10 rebounds in Tuesday’s 89-60 victory over Florida A&M, said the Razorbacks are ready to do what they do against Arizona State.
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Arkansas forward Marshawn Powell (right), who finished with 21 points and 10 rebounds in Tuesday’s 89-60 victory over Florida A&M, said the Razorbacks are ready to do what they do against Arizona State.

— Arkansas men vs. Arizona State

WHEN 6 p.m. Central WHERE Orleans Arena, Las Vegas RECORDS Arkansas 3-0; Arizona State 3-0 SERIES Arkansas leads 1-0 TELEVISION None RADIO Razorback Sports Network

CHALK TALK Arizona State, like Arkansas, plays an up-tempo style, but Sun Devils Coach Herb Sendek doesn’t use his bench as much as Razorbacks Coach Mike Anderson. Only eight Sun Devils have played in all three games this season, and four players average 30 or more minutes. Jordan Bachynski, a 7-2 junior who plays off the Arizona State bench, is averaging 13.0 points, 10.0 rebounds and 7.3 blocked shots.

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Arkansas women vs. No. 13 Oklahoma

WHEN 6 p.m. Central WHERE Stan Sheriff Center, Honolulu RECORDS Arkansas 3-0; Oklahoma 2-1 SERIES Oklahoma leads 9-7 TELEVISION None RADIO KABZ-FM, 103.7, in Little Rock; KQSMFM, 92.1, in Fayetteville and KFPW-AM, 1230, Fort Smith

CHALK TALK Oklahoma junior guard Morgan Hook played at Rogers High School and was the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette’s Miss Basketball her senior season in 2010. ... Arkansas is playing three consecutive games in Hawaii as part of the Rainbow Wahine Showdown. The Razorbacks play Hawaii on Saturday and Oregon on Sunday before returning home to play Texas Southern on Nov. 29. ... Oklahoma’s loss was to UCLA 86-80.

Sports, Pages 29 on 11/23/2012

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