Hogs can't close Mizzou

Tigers rally late for first win at Bud Walton Arena

By: Matt Jones
Published: Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Missouri guard Earnest Ross (33) maneuvers past Arkansas guard Rashad Madden (00) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game on Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, in Fayetteville, Ark. Missouri won 75-71. (AP Photo/Gareth Patterson)
Missouri guard Earnest Ross (33) maneuvers past Arkansas guard Rashad Madden (00) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game on Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, in Fayetteville, Ark. Missouri won 75-71. (AP Photo/Gareth Patterson)

Missouri used a 15-6 run in the closing minutes to beat Arkansas on Tuesday at Bud Walton Arena.

Game Sketch

RECORDS: Missouri 16-4, 4-3 SEC; Arkansas 13-7, 2-5 SEC

LEADING SCORERS: Missouri, Earnest Ross and Jabari Brown 24; Arkansas, Ky Madden 20

TURNING POINT: Earnest Ross hit a 3-pointer with 1:08 remaining to give Missouri a 67-64 lead. Ross set up the shot by rebounding a miss by teammate Jordan Clarkson.

TRENDS: The game had five ties and 10 lead changes.

LARGEST LEAD: Missouri by 10

ATTENDANCE: 14,102

NOTABLE: Missouri won its first game in seven tries at Bud Walton Arena.

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