Matt Jones has been the online sports editor for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and NWA Media since 2010. He is also a feature writer for Hawgs Illustrated magazine and is currently working on his Master's degree at the University of Arkansas.
Favorite Sport: Basketball
Best Sports Memories: Watching Arkansas' basketball national championship in 1994; being at the Georgia Dome when the tornado hit during the 2008 SEC Tournament; countless hours spent at Baum Stadium in the spring.
Favorite Fayetteville Restaurants: Noodles, Penguin Ed's and Mojitos
Education: University of Arkansas
Discounted basketball tickets offered to UA donors
Arkansas coach Mike Anderson talks with Alandise Harris the second half of Friday night's game against Louisiana-Lafayette at Bud Walton Arena in Fayetteville.
FAYETTEVILLE The University of Arkansas is offering donors discounted tickets to a pair of men's basketball games.
Upper-level tickets are being sold to Razorback Foundation members for $10 to home games against Texas-San Antonio on Jan. 4 and Alabama on Feb. 5. Upper-level tickets are listed as $25 at the ticket office and $20 through season ticket packages.
The discounted tickets can be purchased on the Razorbacks' official website and include a $5 handling fee per ticket.
Attendance has been down at Arkansas' seven home games this season with the largest attendance of 9,042 coming on Nov. 15 for a game against Louisiana-Lafayette. The Razorbacks have a 21-game win streak at Bud Walton Arena.
Arkansas is scheduled to face High Point on Saturday at 7:05 p.m. in Fayetteville followed by the game against UTSA to close out the nonconference portion of its schedule.