SEC awards Arkansas' Poffenbarger

By: Sam Lane
Published: Wednesday, November 30, 2022
Arkansas' Saylor Poffenbarger (0) is shown during practice Thursday, Sept. 29, 2022, in Fayetteville.
( Hank Layton, NWA Democrat-Gazette )
Arkansas' Saylor Poffenbarger (0) is shown during practice Thursday, Sept. 29, 2022, in Fayetteville.

Arkansas guard Saylor Poffenbarger was named the SEC Freshman of the Week on Tuesday.

Poffenbarger averaged 12.3 points, a team-leading 6.7 rebounds, 3.0 assists and 1.0 steals per game during the Razorbacks’ 3-0 weekend at the Paradise Jam in the U.S. Virgin Islands against Northern Arizona, Clemson and Kansas State.

In the Razorbacks’ first eight games this season, Poffenbarger is averaging 7.9 points and 7.5 rebounds per game.

Poffenbarger transferred to Arkansas last season from Connecticut. 


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