Txsananto 35 36 71
Arkansas 62 42 104
Date of game: 1/4/2014

Recap: Arkansas vs. TX-San Antonio

Fayetteville, AR (SportsNetwork.com) - Bobby Portis logged a double-double with 19 points and 10 rebounds as the Arkansas Razorbacks pummeled the Texas- San Antonio Roadrunners, 104-71, in non-conference action at Bud Walton Arena.

Portis went 8-of-8 from the field for the Razorbacks (11-2), who won their seventh straight game. Rashad Madden netted 15 points on 7-of-11 shooting from the floor. Michael Qualls added 11 off the bench.

Devon Agusi notched a game-high 20 points for the Roadrunners (4-9), who have lost three of their last four. Jordan Sims and Hyjii Thomas each contributed 12 points. Phillip Jones grabbed 10 rebounds.

The Razorbacks proved dominant early on as they shot 50 percent from the field in the first half, with the Roadrunners shooting 39.3 percent. The Razorbacks held a confident 62-35 lead at halftime.

Arkansas matched its 50 percent mark in the second half, and while UTSA improved to shoot 42.9 percent from the floor, the game was already well out of reach. The Razorback lead was as large as 36 points inside the final two minutes.

Turnovers proved a huge downfall for the Roadrunners, as they gave the ball away 28 times, nine of those miscues being logged by Agusi.

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