Arkansas vs. Wright State: How to watch and listen, notables, team comparison

By: Paul Boyd
Published: Monday, March 22, 2021
Arkansas guard Chelsea Dungee (33) celebrates a basket during a game against UConn on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021, in Fayetteville.
( David Gottschalk)
Arkansas guard Chelsea Dungee (33) celebrates a basket during a game against UConn on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021, in Fayetteville.

WHEN 1 p.m. Central, Monday

WHERE Frank Erwin Center, Austin, Texas

RECORDS Arkansas 19-8; Wright State 18-7

COACHES Arkansas: Mike Neighbors - 78-49 in fourth season at Arkansas; Wright State: Katrina Merriweather - 112-46 in her fifth season at Wright State

SERIES First meeting

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 ESPN.

ANNOUNCERS Eric Frede (play-by-play) and Tamika Catchings (analyst)

NOTABLE Wright State is making its third appearance in the NCAA Tournament compared to 12 for Arkansas. … The Razorbacks have won nine consecutive first-round tournament games, but they haven’t won more than one in the tournament since their Final Four run in 1998. … The Raiders are 0-2 all-time in the NCAA Tournament, losing 106-60 to Kentucky in 2014 and 84-61 to Texas A&M in 2019.

ARKANSAS PROBABLE STARTING LINEUP

POS. NAME, HT, YR; PPG; RPG

G Destiny Slocum, 5-7, Sr.; 15.5; 3.3

G Chelsea Dungee, 5-11, Sr.; 22.2; 3.9

G Amber Ramirez, 5-9, Sr.; 13.7; 2.9

G Makayla Daniels, 5-8, So.; 11.6; 3.0

F Taylah Thomas, 6-1, Sr.; 4.3; 6.0

WRIGHT STATE PROBABLE STARTING LINEUP

POS. NAME, HT, YR; PPG; RPG

G Angel Baker 5-8, Jr.; 18.1; 4.9

G Jada Roberson, 5-7, So.; 5.5; 5.4

G Emani Jefferson, 5-6, Fr.; 8.1; 4.4

F Tyler Frierson, 6-4, Sr.; 8.3; 8.0

F Jada Wright, 6-3, Jr.; 7.0; 4.4

TEAM COMPARISON

Arkansas – Wright State

83.1 Points for 63.6

74.1 Points against 55.4

-8.5 Rebound margin +12.3

+6.6 Turnover margin +0.6

44.8 FG pct. 40.2

39.2 3-pt FG pct. 26.5

73.5 FT pct. 60.6

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