Arkansas will host Tusculum. Tip-off is set for 7 pm.
Por: Carlos Chicas
Fotos: Crant Osborne
The University of Arkansas held its annual Red-White Basketball Game Friday night in Bud Walton Arena. With performances of Isaiah Joe and Daniel Gafford, The Red Team defeated the White Team, 105-82, before a crowd of 7,500.
Joe, a freshman from Fort Smith, made 9-of-14 from 3-point range and scored a game-high 31 points. Gafford recorded a double-double, scoring 24 points and pulling down 12 rebounds. Redshirt sophomore guard Jalen Harris, who sat out last season per NCAA transfer regulations, also posted a double-double with 16 points and 10 assists. Gabe Osabuohien just missed a double-double, scoring 20 points and getting eight rebounds.
For the White Team, Mason Jones and Adrio Bailey each scored 22 points while Desi Sills added 16 points and eight assists.
Daniel Gafford, won the slam dunk contest with freshman Ethan Henderson giving a good run for his title. In the game, Gafford finished with six dunks.
The so call 40 Minutes of Hell basketball style will tip off Friday as Arkansas will play the first of its two home exhibition games next Friday (Oct. 26) when the Razorbacks host Tusculum. Tip-off is set for 7 pm.