Powell’s 33 points propel Hogs

Posted: December 5, 2012 at 4:09 a.m.

NWA Media/ANTHONY REYES -- Arkansas junior forward Marshawn Powell (33) drives around Oklahoma junior forward Amath M'Baye (22) in the first half Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012 at Bud Walton Arena in Fayetteville.

Oklahoma guard Steven Pledger and Arkansas forward Marshawn Powell grew up in Virginia playing AAU basketball together, so there was a part of Pledger happy to see his old friend perform so well Tuesday night after missing all but two games last season because of a knee injury.

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