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
Arkansas-Missouri tickets sold out
FAYETTEVILLE Reserved tickets for Arkansas' game against Missouri on Feb. 16 at Bud Walton Arena are sold out, according to the school.
The game will be the first for Razorbacks coach Mike Anderson against the Tigers, who he coached for five seasons prior to accepting the Arkansas job in 2011. It is scheduled to tip-off at 3 p.m. and will be televised by ESPN2.
Unsold student tickets for the contest will be sold to students for $10 the day of the game.
It is the first sellout for a game in Fayetteville this season. Arkansas is averaging less than 13,000 fans per game at the 19,200-seat facility.