MBB Preview: Arkansas at Ole Miss
Who: Arkansas Razorbacks (14-5, 4-3 SEC) at Ole Miss Rebels (10-9, 2-5 SEC)
What: Other than Texas A&M, Ole Miss is Arkansas’ second-most common opponent among the SEC schools.
When: Wednesday – Jan. 26 – 6:00 pm (CT)
Where: Oxford, Miss. – Sandy and John Black Pavilion at Ole Miss (9,500)
How (to follow):
– Video: SEC Network (Mike Morgan and Jon Sunvold)
^ Online: Watch ESPN
– Radio: Learfield Razorback Sports Network (Chuck Barrett and Matt Zimmerman)
^ Listen to Razorback Sports Network Online (Tune In)
^ Razorback Gameday App
– Sirius/XM: Sirius: — || XM: 385 || Online Channel: 975
– Live Stats: http://www.Arkansas.StatBroadcast.com
FAYETTEVILLE – Arkansas travels to Ole Miss to face the Rebels on Tuesday (Jan. 26). Tip-off is set for 6:00 pm (CT) and the game will be televised on SEC Network.
- This will be the 84th meeting between Arkansas and Ole Miss. The Razorbacks own a 50-33 advantage in the series but hold just a one-game advantage in the series, 28-27, since Arkansas joined the SEC. Ole Miss leads in games played in Oxford, 20-9 and 18-9 in SEC matchups. The Hogs have won 9 of the last 12 meetings.
- Jaylin Williams is the reigning SEC Player of the Week. He has produced four double-doubles over his last five games.
- JD Notae leads the SEC in both scoring and steals. In fact, he ranks sixth in the NCAA in thefts. In SEC games only, Notae is also the league’s top scorer.
- Arkansas continues to lead the NCAA in free throws made. That trend could be in jeopardy Wednesday and Ole Miss ranks second in the SEC in fewest fouls per game.
- During Arkansas’ four-game Winning streak:
^ Arkansas has held its opponents below 40% shooting from the field in all four, including 29.2% vs Mizzou.
^ Arkansas has held its opponents below 31% shooting from 3-point range in all four games.
^ Arkansas has won the battle of the boards in all four games … actually has done so in five straight games.
^ Arkansas has forced at least 16 turnovers in all four games.
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