Arkansas' Justin Smith (18 points, 6 rebounds, 3 steals) including 2-of-3 on three-point shots in 69-54 win against North Texas.
Hogs guard J.D. Notae (16 points, 6 rebounds) still had a big night not starting and said later he'll do whatever his role will be with team.
Arkansas coach Eric Musselman still found some things defensively that need to be corrected but overall pleased with 80-point win in opener.
Arkansas' Vance Jackson (15 points, 7 rebounds) on hot streak and passing the 1,000 points in his collegiate career in opening win.
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WholeHogSports' Scottie Bordelon is ready for basketball season and told the guys on Halftime he thinks J.D. Notae could lead the way.
Hogs coach Eric Musselman with the media about not having lineup set, wrestling with differences with this team ahead of opener.
Freshman point guard K.K. Robinson talked with the media on how Hogs coach Eric Musselman requires players to pay attention to details.
Arkansas guard Jalen Tate met with the media about the preparations to finally get season started Wednesday against Mississippi Valley State.
Arkansas coach Eric Musselman met with the media Friday afternoon as they start regular season Wednesday night against Mississippi Valley.