Led by Bobby Portis’ 22 points, the No. 18 Razorbacks narrowly held off a furious second-half rally after that — settling for an 81-75 win over Texas A&M on Tuesday night.
Courtney Williams scored 15 points and Chelsea Jennings got two key steals in the final eight seconds to help No. 15 Texas A&M hang on for a 59-55 win over Arkansas on Thursday night.
The University of Arkansas said that Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is giving $10.65 million to help fund a soon to be completed athletic support center at the campus.
The owner of the Dallas Cowboys is donating about 250 acres of land he purchased for $7.3 million to the Razorbacks Foundation.
The emotional Texas A&M coach had plenty of reasons to cry, both because of his memories of 10 seasons in Fayetteville and the Aggies’ buzzer-beating 52-50 win over the Razorbacks on Sunday.
Texas has a long way to go to restore the program back to where it once was. The Longhorns’ performance in the Texas Bowl made that perfectly clear.
Charlie Strong knows as well as anyone about the long history between Arkansas and Texas, having grown up in Arkansas and played in college at Central Arkansas.
Playing as a ranked team for the first time in seven years, No. 25 Arkansas established itself quickly against SMU.
Guard Sebastian Tretola throws TD pass in Arkansas’ lopsided win.
Texas A&M gets most of its yards through the air. Arkansas sticks primarily to the ground. The SEC’s top two scoring teams play on Saturday at AT&T Stadium in Arlington.
Kenny Hill and sixth-ranked Texas A&M have started with the highest-scoring four-game stretch in school history. The Aggies are 4-0 for the first time since 2006, winning each game by at least 24 points.
Kenny Hill and the Texas A&M Aggies will be broadcast nationally on CBS on Saturday Sept. 27 when they take on Arkansas in the Southwest Classic.