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Live Update: Alabama 24, Arkansas 0 Halftime

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At the half, No. 1 Alabama leads Arkansas 24-0 in Fayetteville.

With Tyler Wilson on the bench, Arkansas backup quarterback Brandon Allen has thrown two interceptions in the first half helping Alabama race out to another huge, first-half lead for the third consecutive game.

Alabama's last score before the half came on a 1-yard touchdown run by Eddie Lacy, his second of the day, putting the Crimson Tide on top 24-0.  The run was setup by the defense when HaHa Clinton-Dix intercepted Arkansas's Brandon Allen and returned it to the Razorback's 3-yard line.

AJ McCarron has one touchdown pass, connecting with freshman Amari Cooper for a 20-yard score.

Kicker Cade Foster has booted a 51-yard field goal and missed making a 52-yarder by a couple inches.  Also, all five of his kickoffs have gone into the endzone for touchbacks.

Lacy's first score was a 5-yard rumble over three Razorback defenders.

On defense, Vinnie Sunseri picked off his first pass of the year.

Player Stats/Offense:

AJ McCarron - 7/12, 103 yards, 1 TD

E. Lacy - 9 att, 40 yards, 2 TD

TJ Yeldon - 9 att, 42 yards

A. Cooper - 1 rec, 20 yards, 1 TD

C. Foster 1/2 FG, 51 yard

Player Stats/Defense:

H. Clinton-Dix - 1 Int

V. Sunseri - 1 Int

 


 

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