Young's 25 leads Arkansas past Tennessee 73-60Tennessee's Jarnell Stokes (5) drives to the basket against Arkansas' Coty Carke (4) during the first half an NCAA college basketball game in Fayetteville, Ark., Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013. (AP Photo/Gareth Patterson)
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) -- B.J. Young broke out of a recent shooting slump, scoring 23 points and Arkansas improved to 13-1 at home this season with a 73-60 win over Tennessee on Saturday.
Marshawn Powell added 12 points before fouling out for the Razorbacks, which suffered their only home loss this season against No. 6 Syracuse, and Hunter Mickelson finished with 10.
Young had 12 points in the first half for Arkansas (13-8, 4-4 SEC), which scored 27 points off 20 turnovers by the Volunteers. The sophomore's total was his most since scoring 26 points in a win over Northwestern State on Dec. 29.
Jarnell Stokes led Tennessee (11-9, 3-5) with 18 points, while Kenny Hall added 14 and Josh Richardson 11. The loss snapped a two-game winning streak for the Volunteers.