NCAA Game Summary - Texas A&M vs. Arkansas|
(Saturday, October 3rd)
Final Score: Arkansas 47, Texas A&M 19
Arlington, TX (Sports Network) - Ryan Mallet threw for 271 yards and four
touchdowns as the Arkansas Razorbacks defeated the Texas A&M Aggies, 47-19, in
a non-conference tussle at Dallas Cowboys Stadium.
Ronnie Wingo Jr led the ground game for Arkansas (2-2), as the tailback rushed
for 86 yards and one touchdown in the win.
As for the Aggies (3-1), they were led by Jerrod Johnson, who threw for 345
yards and two touchdowns in the loss.
The Aggies opened the contest with a 10-0 advantage thanks to a 32-yard field
goal by Randy Bullock, followed by a 60-yard touchdown pass from Johnson to
The Razorback struck back minutes later, as Mallet hit Broderick Green with an
eight-yard scoring strike.
Mallett put Arkansas ahead 14-10 early in the second quarter when he hit
De'Anthony Curtis with a five-yard touchdown pass.
Arkansas' defense got involved in the scoring midway through the second frame
when Jerry Franklin returned a fumble 85 yards to pay dirt.
The Razorbacks continued their dominance in the second quarter when Alex
Tejada nailed a 38-yard field goal, which pushed Arkansas' lead to 24-10.
The offensive surge by Arkansas continued late in the second quarter when
Mallett connected with Jarius Wright for a 31-yard scoring strike. However,
the extra point was no good, leaving the Razorbacks with a 30-10 advantage at
Texas A&M slightly cut into its deficit midway through the third frame when
Bullock connected on a 47-yard field goal.
However, Arkansas was not phased, as the team capped off an eight-play, 70-
yard drive with a 28-yard touchdown pass from Mallett to Michael Smith.
The Aggies continued to fight though, as Johnson hit Ryan Tannehill with a
three-yard touchdown pass just seconds into the final frame. However, the two-
point conversion attempt failed, leaving Texas A&M on the wrong side of a
The Razorbacks continued to pour it on however, as they capped off a 10-play,
63-yard drive with an 18-yard field goal by Tejada.
Arkansas did not let up on Texas A&M, as Ronnie Wingo Jr broke free for a 62-
yard touchdown scamper with just over five minutes in regulation.
10/04 00:29:10 ET