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    Photo of Rakeem Boyd Opts Out

    Rakeem Boyd Opts Out

    Razorback junior running back Rakeem Boyd (#5) from Houston, TX runs a sweep to the right side against Texas A&M in September at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, TX. Nate Allen FAYETTEVILLE – Arkansas senior running back and offensive co-captain Rakeem Boyd is opting out of the Razorbacks’ remaining games to concentrate on preparing for the spring’s 2021 NFL draft. Boyd posted his decision Tuesday on Twitter as the Razorbacks prepare for Saturday’s game at Missouri…

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    Pittman Presser

    Nate Allen FAYETTEVILLE – Sam Pittman said Monday his Arkansas Razorbacks should be sufficiently roster restored to play Saturday’s 11 a.m. SEC Network televise game at Missouri postponed from last Saturday.Last Saturday’s game, still set this Saturday for Mizzou’s Faurot Field in Columbia, Mo., was postponed because the Razorbacks were under the SEC protocol healthy roster limit due to positive covid-19 coronavirus tests and quarantines from contact tracing plus injuries.“We anticipate having a close to…

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    Morgan, Burks Honored

    Nate Allen FAYETTEVILLE – For their outstanding  play during this 2020 season, Arkansas Razorbacks senior middle linebacker Grant Morgan of Greenwood has been named one of 16 finalists for the Butkus Award while sophomore Razorbacks receiver Treylon Burks has been added to the Watch List for the Biletnikoff Award.Named for Hall of Fame linebacker Dick Butkus, the Butkus Award postseason honors college football’s best linebacker.The Biletnikoff Award, named for Hall of Fame receiver Fred Biletnikoff,…

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    Photo of No. 14 Arkansas Falls To No. 12 Maryland, 115-96

    No. 14 Arkansas Falls To No. 12 Maryland, 115-96

    Mario Bravante Online Version: https://arkansasrazorbacks.com/no-14-arkansas-falls-to-no-12-maryland-115-96/ FORT MYERS, Fla. – No. 14 Arkansas (3-1, 0-0) fell in its fourth game in five nights, losing to No. 12 Maryland (2-1, 0-0), 115-96, on Sunday night inside Alico Arena. Arkansas was doubled-up at the three-point line (16 to 8) and outrebounded (51 to 31) by the Terrapins. Sophomore Makayla Daniels, a Maryland native, led the Razorbacks on the scoresheet, going for 21 points against the Terps. She also…

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    Saturday Football/Basketball Times Set

    Nate Allen FAYETTEVILLE – Arkansas’ Saturday kickoff and tip-off times got set Sunday for the Razorbacks SEC football game, 11 a.m., against the Missouri Tigers in Columbia, Mo. and the Razorbacks basketball game, 5 p.m. at Walton Arena against David Lipscomb University.Arkansas, 3-5, and Mizzou, 4-3 will kick off at 11 a.m. Saturday televised on the SEC Network at Mizzou’s Faurot Field, the same, time, TV network and location set for last Saturday until the…

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    Arkansas Razorback Football

    Nate Allen FAYETTEVILLE – Unlike some angry that their opposition cites too many covid-19 related absences to play a football game, (review Clemson Coach Dabo Swinney’s lingering outrage two Saturdays ago when Florida State withdrew from its Clemson game on game day morning in Tallahassee, Fla.,) the Missouri Tigers ought to be grateful to Arkansas.Because the Razorbacks on Nov. 24 announced their healthy numbers were below SEC protocol to play last Saturday’s game against Mizzou,…

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    Hogs Beat Mean Green

    Nate Allen FAYETTEVILLE – After each earlier in the week opened their season scoring at will against the hapless Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils, the Arkansas Razorbacks and University of North Texas Mean Green introduced each other to defense Saturday evening at Walton Arena.Thanks to 7-3 center Connor Vanover, “our goalie,” Arkansas Coach Erick Musselman said of his six shots shot-blocker the Razorbacks cast the by far bigger introduction in Saturday’s nonconference game defeating the…

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    Photo of No. 14 Arkansas Completes The Comeback, Downs FGCU 86-80

    No. 14 Arkansas Completes The Comeback, Downs FGCU 86-80

    Online Version:  https://arkansasrazorbacks.com/no-14-arkansas-completes-comeback-downs-fgcu-86-80/ FORT MYERS, Fla. – No. 14 Arkansas (3-0, 0-0) remained undefeated, coming back from 11 down to beat Florida Gulf Coast (1-2, 0-0) 86-80 on Saturday afternoon at Alico Arena. The Hogs dominated the fourth quarter, winning the frame 26-13. A couple of clutch free throws from redshirt senior guard Amber Ramirez iced the game with just over nine seconds left.   Redshirt senior guard Chelsea Dungee led the Hogs in this one, going for 25…

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    Photo of No. 14 Arkansas Surges In The Second Half, Beats Wake Forest 98-82

    No. 14 Arkansas Surges In The Second Half, Beats Wake Forest 98-82

    Mario Bravante Online Version:  https://arkansasrazorbacks.com/no-14-arkansas-surges-in-the-second-half-beats-wake-forest-98-82/ FORT MYERS, Fla. – No. 14 Arkansas (2-0, 0-0) beat Wake Forest (0-1, 0-0), 98-82, Friday morning in Alico Arena, using a 56-point second half to pull away from the Demon Deacons. That surge included a 37-point third quarter, the most points ever scored in a single frame by a Razorback team.     Redshirt senior guard Amber Ramirez bounced back in a big way for the Hogs, going for 22…

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    Arkansas vs. Mississippi Valley

    Nate Allen FAYETTEVILLE – Fueled by a 28-0 run during their 61-30 first half, the Arkansas Razorbacks opened their basketball season demolishing the Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils, 142-62 Wednesday night at Walton Area. It marked Arkansas’ second highest scoring game ever behind only Nolan Richardson’s 1989-90 Razorbacks annihilating US International 166-101. Coach Eric Musselman’s Razorbacks hit 7 of their 11 first-half threes and finished 12 of 19 on first half treys to MVSU’s 8 of 22.…

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    No. 14 Arkansas Wins Season Opener, Beats Oral Roberts 96-49

    UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS WOMEN’S BASKETBALL || @RazorbackWBB Online Version: https://arkansasrazorbacks.com/no-14-arkansas-wins-season-opener-beats-oral-roberts-96-49/ FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – No. 14 Arkansas (1-0, 0-0) started its season off with a win, beating Oral Roberts (0-1, 0-0) on Wednesday morning in Bud Walton Arena, 96-49. The Razorbacks were balanced all morning long, as five different Hogs scored in double figures, while 12 different Razorbacks scored overall. On the defensive side of the ball, Arkansas was stifling, holding the Golden Eagles to just 49 total…

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    Razorback TeleConference

    Nate Allen FAYETTEVILLE – With Thanksgiving falling in the middle of Arkansas’ unexpected open date week, Coach Sam Pittman allowed his Razorbacks to go home from after Wednesday’s practice until reconvening Sunday.By then, actually Friday Pittman said he was told, the Razorbacks will know whether on Dec. 5 they play Alabama as scheduled in Fayetteville, or Missouri as was supposed to be scheduled this Saturday in Columbia, Mo. or be open again Dec. 5 and…

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