No. 18 Arkansas 95, S. Alabama 38
Nov. 21, 1998
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) _ Wendi Willits and Sytia Messer scored 16 points each Friday night in 18th-ranked Arkansas' 95-38 walloping of South Alabama.
The victory came in the first round of the Arkansas Invitational Tournament. In the championship game on Saturday, the Lady Razorbacks (3-1) will take on Louisville, a 72-61 winner over Texas-Arlington earlier on Friday.
Only one player for South Alabama (0-3) scored in double figures _ Tinika Roberson, with 16 points. She was also the Jaguars' rebound leader, with 6.
It was the second 50-point-plus win this week by the Lady Razorbacks, who beat Providence 110-59 on Monday.
South Alabama committed 23 first-half turnovers that led to 29 points for Arkansas on the way to a 47-26 halftime lead. After intermission, the Lady Razorbacks went on a 17-2 run that put them up 70-32.