Mississippi overwhelms Arkansas-Little Rock 92-52

Mississippi overwhelms Arkansas-Little Rock 92-52
November 16, 2012, 10:28 pm
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Arkansas Little Rock's Leroy Isler (13) comes up with the ball in front of Mississippi's Murphy Holloway (31) at the C.M. "Tad" Smith Coliseum in Oxford, Miss. on Friday, Nov. 16, 2012. (AP Photo/Oxford Eagle, Bruce Newman)


OXFORD, Miss. (AP) Reserve guard Derrick Millinghaus scored 19 points and added five assists as Mississippi placed five scorers in double figures Friday night to defeat Arkansas-Little Rock 92-52.

Marshall Henderson, who made 5 of 10 from 3-point range, added 17 points for the Rebels (3-0). Nick Williams scored 12 points, Murphy Holloway had 11 and Reginald Buckner added 10 and a team-high 11 rebounds in the balanced attack.

John Gillon scored 14 points for Arkansas-Little Rock (1-2), which shot just 29.7 percent from the field (19 of 64). The Trojans led 10-3 in the opening four minutes but trailed by as many as 42 points, 81-39, in the second half.

Ole Miss, which led 47-33 at halftime, shot 52.4 percent (33 of 63) from the field and forced 20 turnovers. The Rebels held a decisive 47-34 edge in rebounds and blocked eight shots.