FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - Arkansas' aspirations of playing in the NCAA Tournament rests on its play on the road.
The Razorbacks (16-6, 4-3) will go on the road this Saturday to play Southeastern Conference Western division rival LSU (12-9, 2-5). Arkansas will stay on the road next week at Georgia too. The Hogs are unbeaten at Bud Walton Arena (16-0), but has yet to win a game away from home. Tip-off is at 12:45 p.m. on the SEC Network.
News and Notes:
*Tourney Resume': Arkansas has three wins (Mississippi State, Michigan & Vanderbilt) against the RPI's top 40.
*Big Man Back: LSU freshman center Johnny O'Bryant returns to the lineup Saturday after missing several games to injury. He did not play in the first game against Arkansas.
*Misleading Struggles: LSU has lost its last five out of six games. However, four of those losses were on the road. The loss at home was against No. 1 Kentucky.