Team Arkansas eliminated from TBT

By: Erick Taylor
Published: Monday, July 19, 2021
Dusty Hannahs
Dusty Hannahs

Team Challenge ALS erased a seven-point, fourth-quarter deficit to beat Team Arkansas 69-63 in the second round of The Basketball Tournament at Kock Arena in Wichita, Kan.

Marvelle Harris drilled five three-pointers and finished with 25 points for Team Challenge ALS, which trailed 60-53 with 5:31 to go in the fourth quarter before scoring 16 of the final 19 points to win.

Nick Caner-Medley scored 14 points and Deshawn Stephens added 11 for Team Challenge ALS.

Dusty Hannahs had 22 points and Jaylen Barford tallied 14 points for Team Arkansas, which was outscored 44-13 in bench points two days after holding a 20-point edge in that area during the first round against Fort Worth Funk. Team Arkansas shot 24 of 64 (37.5%) for the game and hit just 3 of 17 (17.6%) three-point attempts.

Team Challenge ALS finished 25 of 54 (46.3%) from the floor and 8 of 28 (28.6%) on three-pointers.


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