Arkansas at Ole Miss: How to watch and listen, team comparisons

By: Bob Holt
Published: Monday, February 12, 2018
Arkansas Razorbacks guard Daryl Macon (4) looks to pass the ball as head coach Mike Anderson makes calls during a basketball game, Saturday, January 20, 2018 at Bud Walton Arena in Fayetteville.
Photo by Charlie Kaijo
Arkansas Razorbacks guard Daryl Macon (4) looks to pass the ball as head coach Mike Anderson makes calls during a basketball game, Saturday, January 20, 2018 at Bud Walton Arena in Fayetteville.

Arkansas men vs Ole Miss

WHEN 6 p.m., Tuesday

WHERE The Pavilion, Oxford, Miss.

RECORDS Arkansas 17-8, 6-6 SEC. Ole Miss 11-14, 4-8.

STREAKS Arkansas won 2; Ole Miss lost 5.

SERIES Arkansas leads 46-32.

LAST MEETING Arkansas defeated Ole Miss 97-93 on Jan. 20 in Fayetteville.

RADIO Razorback Sports Network can be accessed through local FM and AM affiliates, via the Arkansas Razorbacks Gameday app, via the TuneIn app or on ArkansasRazorbacks.com. The RSN broadcast will be available on satellite radio via XM Ch. 190 and Sirius Ch. 137.

TELEVISION The game will be televised on SEC Network and can be accessed via the WatchESPN app and ESPN3.com.

ANNOUNCERS Tom Hart (play-by-play) and Jon Sundvold (commentary).

NOTABLE Ole Miss announced on Monday that Andy Kennedy is stepping down as the Rebels’ coach effective the end of the season … Arkansas beat Ole Miss 97-93 in the teams’ first meeting this season on Jan. 20 in Walton Arena. Jaylen Barford led the Razorbacks with 23 points and Daryl Macon scored 20. Terence Davis led the Rebels with 30 points … Barford (19.9) and Macon (19.2) are the SEC’s top two scorers in conference games … The Razorbacks have a three-game winning streak in the series. Ole Miss last beat Arkansas, 76-60, in 2016 in the Razorbacks’ only previous game at The Pavilion … Razorbacks sophomore forward Adrio Bailey is likely to miss a second consecutive game because of the flu … Arkansas Coach Mike Anderson is 5-5 against Ole Miss … Kennedy is 12-8 against the Razorbacks … The Rebels have lost five consecutive games since beating Alabama 78-66 at home on Jan. 23 at home … Ole Miss is 10-5 at home … Arkansas is 1-6 on the road. The Razorbacks won 80-77 in double overtime at Georgia on Jan. 23.

BETTING LINE Pick'em

PROBABLE STARTING LINEUPS

Ole Miss

POS., NAME, HT., YR.;PPG;RPG

G Deandre Burnett, 6-2, Sr.;14.5;2.2

G Markel Crawford, 6-4, Sr.;9.6;3.6

G Terence Davis, 6-4, Jr.;13.6;6.2

G Devontae Shuler, 6-2, Fr.;6.8;3.0

F Bruce Stevens, 6-8, Jr.;10.3;4.7

COACH Andy Kennedy (255-154 in 12 seasons at Ole Miss, 266-167 overall in 13 seasons)

ARKANSAS

POS., NAME, HT., YR.;PPG;RPG

G Jaylen Barford, 6-3, Sr.;18.7;3.8

G Daryl Macon, 6-3, Sr.;17.4;2.8

G Anton Beard, 6-0, Sr.;9.6;2.8

F Daniel Gafford, 6-11, Fr.;11.6;6.1

F Dustin Thomas, 6-8, Sr.;4.8;4.2

COACH Mike Anderson (144-82 in seven seasons at Arkansas, 344-180 overall in 16 seasons).

TEAM COMPARISON

Ole Miss - Arkansas

76.6 Points for 82.7

76.9 Points against 75.6

-0.2 Rebound margin -1.2

+0.8 Turnover margin +3.2

41.1 FG pct. 48.6

32.9 3-PT pct. 40.3

73.1 FT pct. 67.0

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