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

By: Bob Holt
Published: Friday, January 10, 2020
Arkansas Montana Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019, during the second half of play in Bud Walton Arena in Fayetteville. Visit nwadg.com/photos to see more photographs from the game.
Photo by Andy Shupe
Arkansas Montana Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019, during the second half of play in Bud Walton Arena in Fayetteville. Visit nwadg.com/photos to see more photographs from the game.

WHEN Saturday, 5 p.m.

WHERE The Pavilion (9,500), Oxford, Miss.

RECORDS Arkansas 12-2, 1-1 SEC; 9-4, 0-1 SEC

STREAK Arkansas lost 1; Ole Miss lost 2

LAST MEETING Arkansas defeated Ole Miss 74-73 on March 2, 2019 in Fayetteville.

SERIES Arkansas leads 48-33

COACHES Arkansas: Eric Musselman - 12-2 in first season at Arkansas and 122-36 in fifth season overall; Ole Miss: Kermit Davis - 29-18 in second season at Ole Miss and 498-281 in 25th overall season.

RADIO Razorback Sports Network can be accessed through local FM and AM affiliates. Not all affiliates will carry the game. The game can also be accessed on the Razorback GameDay App, the TuneIn app and on satellite radio via Sirius XM Ch. 384.

TELEVISION The game will air on SEC Network and can be streamed on ESPN3.com and the ESPN app (carrier login required).

ANNOUNCERS Kevin Fitzgerald (play-by-play) and Dane Bradshaw (analyst)

BETTING LINE Arkansas is a 3-point favorite.

NOTABLE Arkansas senior guard Jimmy Whitt scored 22 points at LSU on Wednesday night when he became the first Razorback to play all 40 minutes of a regulation game since Julysses Nobles on Nov. 17, 2009 in a 96-66 loss to Louisville in St. Louis … Arkansas is 27-26 against Ole Miss since joining the SEC, but 5-1 in the teams’ last six meetings … The Razorbacks lead the nation in 3-point defense at 22.6 percent. They are 16th nationally in steals (9.5 per game) and 18th in forced turnovers (17.9) … Rebels senior guard Breein Tyree’s 1,427 career points lead active SEC players. He scored 42 points in two games against Arkansas last season … The Razorbacks are 8-20 in road games against Ole Miss … The Rebels are 7-1 at home. The loss was to No. 24 Butler 67-58 on Dec. 3 … Ole Miss beat Penn State 74-72 in Brooklyn, N.Y. The Nittany Lions are ranked No. 20 in this week’s Associated Press poll … Two days after beating Penn State, the Rebels lost 78-37 to Oklahoma State at the NIT Tipoff. … Arkansas is 2-2 on the road with victories at Georgia Tech in overtime and at Indiana, and losses at Western Kentucky in overtime and at LSU.

OLE MISS PROBABLE STARTING LINEUP

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

G Breein Tyree, 6-2; Sr.; 17.1; 3.9

G Devontae Shuler, 6-2; Jr.; 10.9; 4.3

F Blake Hinson, 6-7; So.; 10.8; 4.6

F KJ Buffen, 6-7; So.; 9.6; 6.4

C Khadim Sy, 6-10; Jr.; 8.9; 4.9

ARKANSAS PROBABLE STARTING LINEUP

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

G Mason Jones, 6-5; Jr.; 19.8; 6.1

G Isaiah Joe, 6-5; So.; 17.1; 4.6

G Jimmy Whitt, 6-3; Sr.; 14.0; 5.3

G Desi Sills, 6-2; So.; 9.9; 3.0

F Adrio Bailey, 6-6; Sr.; 6.6; 4.8

TEAM COMPARISON

Ole Miss - Arkansas

69.6 Points for 74.5

67.5 Points against 61.1

+1.9 Rebound margin -4.6

+0.9 Turnover margin +5.1

43.7 FG pct. 44.4

32.8 3-PT pct. 31.1

69.5 FT pct. 75.7

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