North Carolina Tar Heels guard/forward Theo Pinson (1) defends as Arkansas Razorbacks forward Bobby Portis (10) puts up a layup in the second half of a game in the third round of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena. 886 more words
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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — North Carolina coach Roy Williams looked at his team during a late-game huddle Thursday against Harvard and saw panic.
The fourth-seeded Tar Heels had squandered two double-digit leads — including a 16-point advantage in the second half — turned the ball over 17 times and gave up 29 points off those miscues. 870 more words
FAYETTEVILLE – On style, speed and size, the fifth-seeded Arkansas Razorbacks aim to press their advantage, pressing the 12th-seeded Wofford Terriers in tonight’s first round of the NCAA Tournament West Regional sub-regional at Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Fla. 886 more words
FAYETTEVILLE – Compiling Arkansas’ best regular season since Nolan Richardson’s 1994 national champion and 1995 national runner-ups Razorbacks, fourth-year coach Mike Anderson’s 24-7 Razorbacks and 13-5 SEC runner-ups have turned back many an Arkansas downward trend. 425 more words
FAYETTEVILLE – In his fourth year, Arkansas coach Mike Anderson has shed some monkeys off the Razorbacks’ basketball backs.
His 24-7, 13-5 Hogs have posted their first winning SEC road season (6-3) since the 1994 national championship when Anderson assisted Nolan Richardson. 865 more words