Saturday, 23 June, 2018

Double double-double for Hogs in win over Florida, 80-72

ESPN Predictions For Tonight's SEC Tournament Games Gamecock men's rally falls short versus Arkansas in SEC tournament
Ben Pena | 10 March, 2018, 11:27

Barford led the Hogs with 17 points and made 3 steals to counter his 3 turnovers. Turning up the defense, Arkansas would weather the storm and hold Florida scoreless for the final four minutes and 54 seconds of the first half.

Jaylen Barford paced Arkansas with 27 points, while Daniel Gafford chipped in a double-double with 16 points and 12 rebounds. Arkansas led by as many as 15 points, but poor shot selection, turnovers, and other mistakes allowed SC back in the game. The Rebels fouled Frank Booker with 13.4 seconds remaining to send him to the free-throw line. Florida was shut out for nearly five minutes of clock time and by the time the Gators ended the drought on a couple of free throws it was 62-50 Arkansas with 5:04 left.

The Razorbacks would go on a 16-2 run over the next five minutes, scoring 12 straight to take a 14-point lead.

Arkansas won the rebounding battle 43-29, and both teams took care of the ball with Arkansas having an edge in forced turnovers, 9-6.

"I think we're slowly picking up steam and we're getting better", Arkansas coach Mike Anderson said. The Gators drilled six of their first 10 three-point attempts, but Arkansas would answer, eventually cutting the Gator lead to one. "Two games this year he dominated us".

New Zealand held to 223 despite Santner, Nicholls fifties
England also made one enforced change, naming Alex Hales in place of opener Jason Roy who has a back injury. Woakes, the most economical of the England bowlers finished with three for 32 off his 10 overs.

Next up, the Razorbacks will face 2nd seed Tennessee in the semifinals at 2pm on ESPN. Gafford leads in rebounds with 6.2 while Macon tops in assists with 4.0.

The third-seeded Gators (20-11) will face sixth-seed Arkansas on Friday night in the SEC Tournament quarterfinals. As the horn sounded to end the game, Bruce Stevens drained a three-pointer from the corner. The Gators were 25 of 60 from the floor (41.7 percent), 13 of 32 from the line (40.6 percent) and 9 of 14 from the free throw line (64.3 percent). The Tennessee Volunteers have won three of their last four neutral site games.

Silva and Kotsar both scored 15 points to lead SC.

Arkansas salted the game away at the free-throw line against a resilient Gamecocks squad that was led by Chris Silva with 15 points and 11 rebounds and Make Kotsar with 15 points and 11 rebounds.

Arkansas entered Friday's SEC Tournament quarterfinal matchup with Florida 0-8 in games against the Gators since 2013. The Lonoke native led all Razorbacks hitters with.444 average in the two series, and Martin is hitting.414 on the season with a.793 slugging percentage. The Arkansas Razorbacks have won four straight neutral site games. Arkansas beat Tennessee in Bud Walton Arena on December 30 in the first SEC game for both teams, 95-93 in overtime.

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