Pollsters rank Hogs for first time since 2015 in Associated Press hoops poll

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FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- The Hogs are ranked for the first time in the Associated Press Poll since 2015.

Arkansas (11-2, 1-0) entered this week's poll at No. 22. The Hogs defeated No. 23 Tennessee 95-93 in overtime to open Southeastern Conference play Saturday. The Hogs trailed by 9 points late in the second-half.

The Hogs are one of four SEC schools ranked in this week's poll. Michigan State tops the rankings.

The Hogs return to SEC action Tuesday night at Mississippi State.