COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Sam Muldrow scored five of his 20 points
in overtime to lead South Carolina to an 81-74 victory over
Arkansas on Wednesday night.
The Gamecocks (12-5, 3-1 Southeastern Conference) trailed by
nine points midway through the second half and were still down
70-65 with 2:30 left before the comeback.
South Carolina's Ramon Galloway had a 3-pointer and Malik Cooke
a pair of foul shots to tie the game in regulation and Bruce
Ellington put the Gamecocks up for good with a foul shot to start
the extra period.
Ahead 73-70, Muldrow iced the game with a 3-pointer from the
left corner with 1:38 to go.
Arkansas (12-5, 2-2) couldn't get closer than five points the
rest of the way. Marshawn Powell had a career-high 21 points for
Muldrow added eight rebounds and six blocks for South Carolina.
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