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Arkansas gets by Oklahoma St. in WNIT

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) - Whitney Jones made a go-ahead free throw with 16.8 seconds to play in overtime to help Arkansas to a 61-60 home victory over Oklahoma State on Monday in the WNIT.

Arkansas (18-13) advances to play at Kansas on Thursday night.

Jones led the Razorbacks with 22 points and 11 rebounds, and Ayana Brereton scored 11 points.

The game went into overtime after Oklahoma State's Andrea Riley made 1 of 2 free throws to tie at 53.

Riley attempted a 3-pointer at the buzzer in overtime, but Jones was able to partially block the shot. Riley finished with 21 points for Oklahoma State (17-16).

Announced attendance at Walton Arena was 1,396.

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