Matt Jones is the online sports director for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. A two-time graduate of the University of Arkansas, he is a member of the Football Writers Association of America and National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association, and voter for the Biletnikoff Award.
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.