Razorbacks fall to Texas A&M in Dallas

DALLAS (AP) - Khris Middleton scored 19 of his 31 points after a

bench-clearing scuffle early in the second half, including the

go-ahead free throw in overtime, and No. 25 Texas A&M extended its

winning streak to seven games with a 71-62 victory over Arkansas on


The first meeting between the old Southwest Conference rivals in

20 seasons got feisty when the Aggies (10-1) were calling a timeout

after Arkansas scored the first seven points of the second half.

The Razorbacks (7-2) led 42-33 at the time.

Texas A&M caught up when David Loubeau's free throw with 4:17

left in regulation tied the game 58-all. The next score was

Middleton's two free throws with 2:05 left that gave A&M its first

lead of the second half.

The Razorbacks' last field goal of regulation came with 6:43

left. Their only one in overtime came with 18 seconds left.