Built to last

UA’s depth plus, but it must get by Vandy first

Posted: March 14, 2013 at 3:16 a.m.

Arkansas' Rashad Madden, center, keeps close to Kedren Johnson of Vanderbilt Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, during the first half of the first home conference game at Bud Walton Arena in Fayetteville.

The Arkansas Razorbacks are confident they have the depth to sustain an SEC Tournament run this week in Bridgestone Arena with 12 players averaging between 27.9 and 9.0 minutes. “We’re built to play basketball this time of year,” Arkansas Coach Mike Anderson said. “We utilize a lot of guys during the early part of the season. Now they’re more tested and ready.

Mike Anderson - SEC Tournament Preview

Arkansas coach Mike Anderson previews the SEC Tournament. The Razorbacks will face Vanderbilt in the second round of the tournament on Thursday in Nashville, Tenn. (By Matt Jones)
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Sports, Pages 19 on 03/14/2013