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 fall in AP poll
Arkansas guard Chelsea Dungee (33) is shown during a game against Missouri on Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021, in Fayetteville.
FAYETTEVILLE Arkansas fell three spots in The Associated Press Top 25 women's basketball poll Monday after splitting two games to begin SEC play.
The Razorbacks (10-2, 1-1 SEC) are ranked No. 13 in this week's poll. Arkansas is one of five SEC teams ranked this week, along with South Carolina (5), Texas A&M (8), Kentucky (10) and Mississippi State (14).
Kentucky defeated Arkansas 75-64 in both teams' conference opener last week. The Razorbacks defeated Missouri 91-88 in their second SEC game.
The Razorbacks are scheduled to play at Tennessee on Thursday and at home against Texas A&M (10-0, 1-0) on Sunday.
Tennessee (6-1) received votes but were unranked in this week's poll. The Lady Vols' first two SEC games were postponed due to covid-19 protocols.
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