Arkansas attack too much for Florida

Arkansas attack too much for Florida

Gafford put an exclamation point on the win with a windmill dunk with 15 seconds left.

Four players are averaging at least 9.8 points per game for Tennessee, they are Grant Williams (15.6), Admiral Schofield (13.5), Lamonte Turner (10.6) and Jordan Bowden (9.8).

The Razorbacks face second-seeded Tennessee on Saturday.

The Razorbacks, seeded sixth in the field, held off SC to reach Friday's round and now face second-seeded Tennessee in Saturday's 2:30 p.m. semifinal.

The Razorbacks' win snapped an eight-game losing streak to the Gators. The Arkansas Razorbacks have won four straight neutral site games. In the first, Barford had 28 points and five rebounds and the Razorbacks defeated the Volunteers 95-93.

The offensive glass could be a major edge for Tennessee in this meeting.

White watched in agony as his team missed a handful of point-blank shots at the rim, missing six of 12 layups, including an uncontested miss in transition by Egor Koulechov. "We've been shooting not very good this year, but when it counted we were pretty good tonight". "I thought (Bailey) played like a warrior, and that's what we've been looking for", Anderson said.

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Jaylen Barford scored 27 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, and freshman big man Daniel Gafford had 16 points and 12 rebounds for the Razorbacks (23-10), who nearly certainly sealed an at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament with the win over the Gators.

"This guy is capable of going off and going on runs by himself", Razorbacks coach Mike Anderson said.

"From the mouth of Arlando Cook, that was the icing on the cake from his perspective", said Gafford, referring to Arkansas' senior forward.

RECORDS Arkansas 22-10; SC 16-16 STARS Arkansas senior guards Jaylen Barford (17 points, 3 steals) and Daryl Macon (12 points, 4 rebounds, 4 assists).

Arkansas outscored Florida 8-0 over the final 3:49 of the first half to take a 30-29 halftime. According to oddsmakers from online sports book YouWager, the Volunteers are 3-point favorites to knock off the Razorbacks, who opened as 3-point underdogs. Florida held the ball for the final possession out of a timeout, but Chiozza's short jumper was off as the buzzer sounded. Bone made his first seven shots of the game and was on fire in the first half.

The Razorbacks took a 7-point lead on a 1 of 2 showing at the free throw line by Barford with 7:56 left to move the Hogs ahead 55-48. Gafford followed with a couple put-backs, almost yanking the rim off the backboard on the second to the delight of the pro-Arkansas crowd.

The University of Arkansas, Fayetteville (22-10) advanced to play the Gators by beating SC 69-64 Thursday night at the Scottrade Center before an announced crowd of 11,752.

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