Arkansas 87, MVSU 64
Marshawn Powell scored a season-high 17 points to lead Arkansas
to an 87-64 win over Mississippi Valley State on Wednesday
Delvon Johnson added 15 points and 10 rebounds for the
Razorbacks (7-1), who won their fourth straight after a loss to
Alabama-Birmingham on Nov. 26.
Powell, who has been slowed in his recovery from a broken foot
suffered in the offseason, scored 12 points in Arkansas’ last game,
a win over Seton Hall. He scored 10 in the first half against the
Delta Devils (1-8), finishing 7 of 14 from the field.
Mississippi Valley led 32-30 late in the first half after
D’Angelo Jackson scored on a fast break, but Arkansas followed with
a 33-13 run to take control. Jackson, Mark Holmes and Terrence
Joyner led the Delta Devils with 10 points each.