NCAA Men's Basketball

Sam Houston State Bearkats (21-13)


Thu. 3/2 Sat. 3/4 Wed. 3/8 Thu. 3/9 Fri. 3/10
vs. McNe 
W 79-74
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@ SFA 
L 56-64
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vs. CenArk 
W 77-69
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@ HouBap 
W 63-59
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@ UNO 
L 63-75
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Arkansas stomps Sam Houston State

(TSX / STATS) -- Arkansas senior forward Moses Kingsley scored 17 points and grabbed seven rebounds, and the Razorbacks stayed hot with a 90-56 win over Sam Houston State on Thursday at Verizon Arena in Little Rock, Ark.

Kingsley, the preseason Southeastern Conference player of the year, was one of four Razorbacks in double figures. Junior guard Daryl Macon also had 17 points, junior guard Anton Beard added 16 points, and junior guard Jaylen Barford finished with 11 points for the Razorbacks (11-1), who won their eighth in a row ahead of SEC play.

The Razorbacks opened the second half with a 19-6 run to take command. Barford hit a 3-pointer that put Arkansas in front 58-35 with 15 minutes to play, and the Bearkats never mounted a challenge.

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Leaders
Points: D. Henderson10.7
Rebounds: T. Butler6.4
Assists: J. Dewey III4.9
FG%: No qualifiers
FT%: J. Dewey III73.9%
3P%: D. Henderson29.3%
Steals: J. Dewey III1.4
Blocks: T. Butler0.8
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Villanova32-4
2 Gonzaga37-2
3 Kansas31-5
4 Arizona32-5
5 North Carolina33-7
6 Kentucky32-6
7 Duke28-9
8 UCLA31-5
9 Oregon33-6
10 Louisville25-9
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 North Carolina33-7
2 Gonzaga37-2
3 Oregon33-6
4 Kansas31-5
5 Kentucky32-6
6 South Carolina26-11
7 Arizona32-5
8 Villanova32-4
9 UCLA31-5
10 Florida27-9
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Southland Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
New Orleans 13-5 20-12
Texas A&M-Corpus Christi 12-6 24-12
Houston Baptist 12-6 17-14
Stephen F. Austin 12-6 18-15
Sam Houston State 10-8 21-13
Lamar 10-8 19-15
Southeastern Louisiana 9-9 16-16
Nicholls 7-11 14-17
Northwestern State 7-11 13-16
Abilene Christian 7-11 13-16
Incarnate Word 7-11 12-17
Central Arkansas 7-11 8-24
McNeese State 4-14 7-22
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 74.3 (150)
Rebounds: 11.8 (75)
Assists: 14.9 (83)
FG%: 43.7% (220)
FT%: 68.6% (232)
3P%: 31.7% (321)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 71.3 (151)
Rebounds: 25.9 (116)
Assists: 12.5 (114)
FG%: 42.6% (109)
FT%: 72.6% (297)
3P%: 34.3% (150)