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ALyssa 12-29 Sat, 30 Dec 2017 00:17:00 +0000 ALyssa 12-29 ALyssa 12-29 KNWA high on the hill, this is your pig trail nation report, sponsored by the all new crain volkswagen." anton beard "they beat us at our game you know. that was just, they caught us slipping. but we going to come back hard." ((alyssa)) a freshman anton beard after the hogs lost 74-69 to tennessee on january 13th 2015. the volunteers havent caught the hogs slipping since then. 5 straight wins over tennessee. it started 14 days later on january 27th with a 69-64 win at bud walton. --- they did it again in march with an 80-72 win in the first round of the sec tournament --- 2016 was no different... first with a 85-67 win at home, then a 10 point win on the road ---- the last time these two teams met up was january 3rd 2017. the hogs grabbed a 4 point win in knoxville to keep their streak alive ((alyssa)) the streak can move to 6 with a win tomorrow afternoon. thistime around the vols are ranked 19th, the hogs still looking to get into the top 25. a win would surely do it. with a preview of saturday's game, here's mike irwin mike irwin: interior defense will be big for arkansas against tennessee. 6-7, 240 forward grant williams is a load averaging 16 points a game and seven rebounds. mike anderson: a lot of people look at the wiilliams kid and rightly so. he's an outstanding player. a double double waiting to happen. great body. plays bigger than his size. mike irwin: but there a lot more to this team than just willliams. for a change arkansas will be facing a team that can match it's depth going 11 deep. the vols two losses have been to a pair of top 10 teams, north carolina and villanova. they are ranked. the hogs aren't jaylen barford: i think it's big for us. big for the university and just added hype for the game especially on a saturday. so i htink it's going to be a great game. we're ready for the game. i know a lot of fans are ready for it. mike irwin: tennessee is 2-0 in road games this season and the vols will be out for some payback after blowing a halftime lead at home aginst arkansas last year. rick barnes-tennessee head coach: normally when you have a lead bad shots and turnovers will allow the other team to get back in it. and fouling will allow the other team to get back in the game and they're pretty good at all three of those areas. mike irwin: bud walton arena has been sold out for several days but an early start time for tv, saturday at noon, might keep the crowd under the 19 thousand seat capacity. mike irwin for the pig trail nation. thanks mike- arkansas and 19th ranked tennessee tip off tomorrow at noon at bud walton- its a sell out so if you arent going to the game you can catch it on the sec network ((alyssa)) thursday afternoon john chavis releasing a statement thanking texas a&m for his time with the aggies- saying he would not return in 2018. chavis's name rumored to be the next defensive coordinator at arkansas. his final game at a&m this afternoon against wake forest in the belk bowl... ---- this season the aggies allowed 388.7 yards per game and had 10 interceptions --- today- this game belonged to the offenses... the demon deacons putting up 646 total yard of offense. the aggies did have 2 fumble recoveries. --- the aggies falling 55-52. ((alex)) alyssa, thanks. ### ((alex)) the temperatures are falling - and with them - health concerns rise. coming up - the signs you need to look for - if you plan on braving the cold this weekend. #####

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