Arkansas vs. Texas A&M: How to watch and listen, notables, team comparisons

By: Paul Boyd
Published: Sunday, January 10, 2021
Arkansas guard Chelsea Dungee (33) is shown during a game against Missouri on Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021, in Fayetteville.
Photo by Gunnar Rathbun, University of Arkansas Razorback Athletics
Arkansas guard Chelsea Dungee (33) is shown during a game against Missouri on Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021, in Fayetteville.

WHERE Bud Walton Arena, Fayetteville

WHEN 3 p.m., Sunday

COACHES Arkansas: Mike Neighbors - 69-44 in fourth season at Arkansas and 167-85 in eighth season overall; Texas A&M: Gary Blair - 416-167 in 18th season at Texas A&M and 824-330 in 36th season overall.

RECORDS Arkansas 10-3, 1-2 SEC; Texas A&M 11-0, 2-0 SEC

RANKINGS Arkansas 13; Texas A&M 8

SERIES Arkansas leads 23-12

LAST MEETING Arkansas defeated Texas A&M 67-66 on March 6, 2020, at the SEC Tournament in Greenville, S.C.

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 by SEC Network. It will be streamed via WatchESPN.com and the ESPN app (carrier login required).

NOTABLE The game will also be a homecoming for Texas A&M assistant coach Amy Wright. Wright, who is in her ninth season with the Aggies, started for four seasons (1999-2002) for the Razorbacks under Gary Blair, the former Arkansas coach who is in his 18th season at Texas A&M. Wright led Arkansas to four consecutive postseason appearances and is still the Razorbacks’ all-time assists leader (717) and set single-season school record for assists (205) as a senior which was later broken by Calli Berna (208).

ARKANSAS PROBABLE STARTING LINEUP

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

G Destiny Slocum, 5-7, Sr.; 15.5; 3.6

G Chelsea Dungee, 5-11, Sr.; 20.4; 3.6

G Amber Ramirez, 5-9, Sr.; 12.5; 2.7

G Makayla Daniels, 5-8, So.; 13.3; 3.5

F Taylah Thomas, 6-1, Sr.; 4.7; 6.2

TEXAS A&M PROBABLE STARTING LINEUP

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

G Kayla Wells, 6-0, Sr.; 9.5; 2.1

G Jordan Nixon, 5-8, So.; 9.1; 1.6

F Aaliyah Wilson, 5-11, Sr.; 13.9; 5.0

F N'dea Jones, 6-2, Sr.; 13.2; 10.2

C Cierra Johnson, 6-4, Sr.; 11.4; 7.8

TEAM COMPARISON

Texas A&M — Arkansas

82.6 Points for 87.7

60.5 Points against 71.7

+9.8 Rebound margin -4.0

+1.9 Turnover margin +8.4

50.5 FG pct. 44.0

41.7 3-pt pct. 36.7

72.1 FT pct. 71.7

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