NCAA Game Summary - Arkansas vs. Minnesota|
(Tuesday, November 26th)
Final Score: Minnesota 87, Arkansas 73
Maui, HI (SportsNetwork.com) - Alandise Harris scored 15 points and grabbed
six rebounds to lead Arkansas over Minnesota, 87-73, at the Maui Invitational.
Bobby Portis added 12 points and seven boards for the Razorbacks (4-1), who
scored 30 of the first 40 points of the second half to take control. Fred
Gulley and Michael Qualls scored 10 points apiece for Arkansas, which will
face the winner of the Chaminade/Gonzaga contest on Wednesday for fifth place.
Austin Hollins scored 17 points and Malik Smith tallied 15 points for the
Golden Gophers (5-2), who played a strong first half but faltered over the
final 20 minutes.
Trailing 40-35 at halftime, Arkansas opened the second half by scoring 10
straight points to take the lead for good. Gulley's three-pointer 3:05 into
the frame gave the Razorbacks a 45-40 lead. Then, after the Gophers trimmed
the deficit to one point, 45-44, a 20-6 run by Arkansas put the game out of
reach. Moses Kingsley's layup with 9:31 left capped the surge, giving the
Razorbacks a 65-50 cushion.
Minnesota will face the loser of the Chaminade/Gonzaga contest on Wednesday in
the seventh place game.
11/26 16:23:27 ET