Women's basketball: Arkansas hosts No. 17 Texas A&M

Posted: February 22, 2018 at 1 a.m.

Mike Neighbors, head coach of Arkansas during game against LSU at Bud Walton Arena, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR, on Sunday, February 18,2018. Special to NWA Democrat-Gazette/David Beach

Arkansas women's basketball coach Mike Neighbors didn't deny tonight's game against No. 17 Texas A&M has special meaning. It's much more than the Razorbacks' final regular-season home game.

Texas A&M at Arkansas women

WHEN 7 p.m.

WHERE Bud Walton Arena, Fayetteville

RECORDS Texas A&M 20-8, 9-5; Arkansas 12-15, 3-11.

SERIES Arkansas leads 21-8.

RADIO KABZ-FM 103.7 in Little Rock; KQSM-FM 92.1 in Fayetteville; KFPW-AM 1230 and KFPW-FM 94.5 in Fort Smith; KURM-AM 790 and KURM-FM 100.3 in Rogers.

ONLINE ArkansasRazorbacks.com

TELEVISION SEC Network Plus

PROBABLE STARTING LINEUPS

ARKANSAS

POS^NAME^HT.^YR.^PPG^RPG

G^Malika Monk^5-5^Jr.^16.0^3.5

F/C^Kiara Williams^6-1^So.^7.8^7.1

PG^Jailyn Mason^5-9^So.^10.7^4.1

G^Devin Cosper^5-10^Gr.^14.4^5.9

G/F^Bailey Zimmerman^6-0^Jr.^4.4^3.3

COACH Mike Neighbors (12-15 first season at Arkansas; 110-56 overall)

TEXAS A&M

POS^NAME^HT.^YR.^PPG^RPG

G^Chennedy Carter^5-7^Fr.^21.6^3.4

G^Danni Williams^5-10^Jr.^14.2^3.1

G^Anriel Howard^5-11^Jr.^11.9^12.0

G/F^Jasmine Lumpkin^6-0^Sr.^6.5^6.1

C^Khaalia Hillsman^6-5^Sr.^14.8^7.7

COACH Gary Blair (351-149 15th year at Texas A&M; 759-312 overall)

TEAM COMPARISON

Arkansas^Texas A&M

67.1^Points Scored Ave.^76.4

72.0^Points Allowed Ave.^68.3

36.6^Field Goal Pct.^45.0

41.1^Field Goal Defense^42.0

29.3^3-Point Shooting Pct.^33.5

38.8^Rebounds Per Game^40.9

43.6^Rebounds Allowed Per Game^32.6

CHALK TALK Texas A&M freshman guard Chennedy Carter is one of the top players in the league averaging 21.6 points (second in the SEC) and 4.6 assists (tied for third in the SEC). … Aggies junior Anriel Howard ranks second in the SEC, averaging 12 rebounds per game. … Texas A&M leads the SEC in number of made free throws (477) and free throw percentage (76.9) , while Arkansas ranks 10th with 301 made free throws. … Junior guard Malica Monk leads Arkansas, averaging 16 points per game, and has reached double figures in 25 of 27 games.

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