No. 4 Alabama uses late runs to put away No. 15 Arkansas

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Mark Sears scored a game-high 26 points and No. 4 Alabama used big second-half runs to put away 15th-ranked Arkansas on Wednesday, 84-69. Arkansas pulled within two points with 4:30 left before Alabama made 3-pointers on three consecutive possessions to seal the win. The Crimson Tide had squandered a 12-point lead four minutes prior. Brandon Miller, the SEC’s leading scorer, scored all 14 of his points in the second half and Noah Clowney added 15 to join Sears in double figures.

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