Arkansas vs. Alabama: How to watch and listen, notables, team comparisons

By: Paul Boyd
Published: Saturday, February 27, 2021
Arkansas guard Chelsea Dungee (33) dribbles the ball during a game against Ole Miss on Friday, Feb. 19, 2021, in Fayetteville.
( Gunnar Rathbun, University of Arkansas Razorback Athletics )
Arkansas guard Chelsea Dungee (33) dribbles the ball during a game against Ole Miss on Friday, Feb. 19, 2021, in Fayetteville.

WHEN Sunday, 5 p.m.

WHERE Bud Walton Arena in Fayetteville

RECORDS Arkansas 18-7, 8-6 SEC; Alabama 15-7, 8-7

STREAK Arkansas won 4; Alabama lost 1

COACHES Arkansas: Mike Neighbors - 77-48 in fourth season at Arkansas and 175-89 in eighth season overall; Alabama: Kristy Curry - 129-115 in eighth season at Alabama and 440-264 in 22nd season overall.

SERIES Arkansas leads 24-15

LAST MEETING Arkansas defeated Alabama 66-48 on Jan. 30, 2020, in Tuscaloosa, Ala.

RADIO The Razorback Sports Network can be accessed via 92.1 FM or 1590 AM in Fayetteville; 1230 AM or 1580 AM in Fort Smith; and 100.3 FM or 790 AM in Rogers. Not all affiliates will carry the game. The game audio can also be accessed on the Razorback GameDay App.

TELEVISION The game will be televised on SEC Network and will be be streamed via WatchESPN.com and the ESPN app (carrier login required).

ANNOUNCERS Eric Frede (play-by-play) and Christy Thomaskutty (analyst)

NOTABLE The Crimson Tide’s last win over the Razorbacks was 83-76 on Jan. 7, 2018, in Fayetteville. … The Razorbacks lead the country in free throws attempted (578) and made (425), and rank seventh in points per game. … Dungee also leads the country in free throw attempts (201) and made (160).

ARKANSAS PROBABLE STARTING LINEUP

NAME, HT, YR; PPG; RPG

G Destiny Slocum, 5-7, Sr.; 15.6; 3.2

G Chelsea Dungee, 5-11, Sr.; 22.3; 4.1

G Amber Ramirez, 5-9, Sr.; 13.0; 2.8

G Makayla Daniels, 5-8, So.; 11.6; 2.7

F Taylah Thomas, 6-1, Sr.; 4.5; 6.2

ALABAMA PROBABLE STARTING LINEUP

NAME, HT, YR; PPG; RPG

G Jordan Lewis, 5-7, R-Sr.; 16.5; 4.0

G Hannah Barber, 5-6, Jr.; 5.5; 2.2

G Megan Abrams, 5-9, Jr.; 8.0; 4.6

F Jasmine Walker, 6-3, Sr.; 20.4; 9.9

F Ariyah Copeland, 6-3, Sr.; 14.4; 8.3

TEAM COMPARISON

Arkansas – Alabama

83.6 Points for 75.0

74.2 Points against 68.5

-8.2 Rebound margin +1.8

+6.8 Turnover margin 0

45.2 FG pct.43.3

39.4 3-pt FG pct. 35.4

73.5 FT pct. 75.3

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