Razorbacks Fall To LSU For Second Time This Season
BATON ROUGE (KFSM)–The Razorbacks were looking to dish some payback to LSU in the Maravich Center, but the Tigers once again handled the Hogs winning 94-86 on Saturday. The 94 points is the most that the Hogs have allowed this season. Arkansas drops to 15-8 overall and 4-6 in SEC play.
Daryl Macon led Arkansas with 22 points, five assists and two rebounds. Fellow senior Jaylen Barford added 15 points for the Hogs. The Razorbacks finished 55.0 percent from the floor, but suffered from behind the arc making just three out of eight attempts.
LSU (13-9,4-6) , who was 7-of-37 from 3-point range in their previous two games, hit 8-of -18 in the first half against the Razorbacks, and finished 15-of-20 from behind the arc. Tremont Waters blew Arkansas away, scoring 27 points on 7-of-14 shooting with 4 3-pointers and 11 assists. Five Tigers finished in the double figures helping LSU shoot 53 percent from the floor.
Next, Arkansas returns home on Tuesday to host the South Carolina Gamecocks at 6: 00 p.m. on ESPN2.