UA women take advantage of opponent once fatigue hit

Posted: November 3, 2017 at 2:40 a.m.

Arkansas coach Mike Neighbors talks to players during an exhibition game against Northeastern State on Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, in Fayetteville.

The Mike Neighbors era, at least unofficially, began with a victory thanks to a big fourth quarter from Devin Cosper.

Women’s College Basketball

Arkansas 82, Northeastern (Okla.) State 74

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Northeastern State: Griffin 17, Blevins 11, Long 9, Hayes 8, Brooks 8, Eldred 7, Strange 6, Hill 3, Hellyer 3, Bertrand 2.

Arkansas: Cosper 31, Northcross-Baker 17, Monk 14, Mason 9, Thomas 6, Williams 5,

3-point FG — Northeastern State 13-35 (Griffin 5-9). Arkansas 10-25 (Cosper 6-9). Assists Northeastern State: 13 (Strange, Griffin, Eldred 3). Arkansas 16 (Monk 7). Steals: Northeastern State 7 (Blevins, Eldred 2). Arkansas 12 (Northcross-Baker 4). Blocked Shots: Northeastern State: 4 (Blevins 3). Arkansas 3 (Williams, Mason, Cosper 1). Turnovers: Northeastern State 14 (Bertrand 4). Arkansas: 9 (Zimmerman, Mason, Cosper 2).

Estimated actual attendance — 816.

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