Arkansas Razorbacks news from the staff of the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.
Arkansas drops road game at Florida
Arkansas Coach Tom Collen watches his team take on Mississippi Valley State during the second half of the game in Bud Walton Arena in Fayetteville on Saturday December 28, 2013. Arkansas defeated Mississippi Valley State 100-54.
Jaterra Bonds scored 15 points to lead Florida to a 59-52 win over Arkansas on Thursday in Gainesville, Fla.
The Gators led by as many as 11 points in the second half after the game was tied 24-24 at halftime. Florida (13-3, 3-0 SEC) won its ninth straight game and held Arkansas to just 32 percent (18 of 56) shooting.
Jessica Jackson and McKenzie Adams each scored 23 points for the Razorbacks (14-2, 1-2 SEC). Jackson added 10 rebounds and had 19 points after halftime.
Melissa Wolff scored 4 points and was the only other Arkansas player to make a field goal attempt. Florida's bench outscored the Razorbacks' 23-1.
Arkansas will host Mississippi State on Sunday at 2 p.m.