Matt Jones is the online sports director for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. A double 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 Heisman Trophy.
Arkansas women still ranked after loss
Arkansas' Chelsea Dungee shoots a free throw during a game against New Orleans on Friday, Nov. 8, 2019, in Fayetteville.
FAYETTEVILLE Arkansas fell five spots in the Associated Press Top 25 poll following its first loss of the season.
The Razorbacks (5-1) are No. 25 in this week’s poll. Arkansas lost 84-80 at California on Sunday.
Cal received votes but was unranked in this week’s poll.
Arkansas is scheduled to play again Friday against Fordham in Nassau, Bahamas. The Razorbacks are scheduled to play Wisconsin the following day in the Bahamas Hoopfest.
The Razorbacks have been ranked in each poll this season. Arkansas won its first five games by an average of 33.2 points.
There are six SEC teams ranked in this week’s poll, including South Carolina (5), Texas A&M (6) and Mississippi State (10) in the top 10. Kentucky is ranked No. 14 and Tennessee is No. 20.
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