FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- Marshawn Powell scored 18 points, leading Arkansas to a 97-59 win over Alcorn State on Saturday.
Powell had 12 points before halftime, connecting on 5 of 6 shots, including a pair of 3-pointers.
Arkansas (5-4) never trailed and didn't play any of its starters the final 12 minutes. The Razorbacks led by as many as 42 points after halftime.
After Alcorn State pulled within one point midway through the first half, the Razorbacks used runs of 18-4 and 22-1 to put the game out of reach.
Colorado State graduate transfer John Gillon has chosen Syracuse, giving the Orange a potential starter at point guard entering the 2016-17 season.
DeSean Murray, who averaged 20.2 points as a sophomore at Presbyterian, will transfer to Auburn to play for coach Bruce Pearl.
Former Kentucky guard Ed Davender, the only Wildcat with at least 1,500 points and 400 assists, has died. He was 49.