LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) -- Isaiah Joe scored 21 points, Mason Jones added 20 and Arkansas beat Valparaiso 72-68 in the first meeting between the teams.
It was the Razorbacks' annual trip to North Little Rock. They improved their record to 12-9 over the last 21 visits. Adrio Bailey and Jimmy Whitt Jr. added 10 points each for Arkansas (10-1).
Javon Freeman-Liberty led Valparaiso (7-6) with 21 points, seven rebounds, six assists and four steals.