NCAA Game Summary - Texas A&M at Arkansas
(Saturday, March 9)
Final Score: Arkansas 73, Texas A&M 62
Fayetteville, AR (Sports Network) - Mardracus Wade shot 3-of-5 from long range and netted 14 points to lead the Arkansas Razorbacks to a 73-62 win over the Texas A&M Aggies in an SEC showdown at Bud Walton Arena.
Michael Qualls finished with 13 points, Rashad Madden had 11 and Marshawn Powell and Anthlon Bell dropped 10 points apiece for Arkansas (19-12, 10-8), which ended the regular season with an 18-1 record at home.
Fabyon Harris paced Texas A&M (17-14, 7-11) with 16 points. Jordan Green had 14 points off the bench and Kourtney Roberson scored 13 points.
Arkansas led 33-26 at halftime thanks to 19 bench points. The Razorbacks also held Texas A&M without a fast break basket in the opening 20 minutes.
The home team extended its lead to 57-41 at the 9:26 mark of the second half behind Madden and Qualls. Arkansas made 20-of-24 free throws in the period.
Texas A&M coughed the ball up 23 times while Arkansas took care of the ball with just 12 turnovers.
03/09 17:16:36 ET