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Arkansas Basketball Games
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New Year's Day
Date Rank Opponent Result Location Notes
1/1/1924
vs. Fort Smith Faculty
W 69-8
Fort Smith, AR
1/1/1926
@ Coliseum Athletic Club
W 29-20
St. Louis, MO
1/1/1932
@ Drury
W 45-26
Springfield, MO
1/1/1943
Pittsburg St.
W 43-38
Fayetteville, AR
1/1/1944
vs. DePaul
L 30-59
Buffalo, NY
1/1/1955
Tulsa
W 68-60
Fayetteville, AR
1/1/2006
Western Illinois
W 83-54
Fayetteville, AR


Valentine's Day
Date Rank Opponent Result Location Notes
2/14/1931
Baylor*
W 29-25
Fayetteville, AR
2/14/1942
@ Texas A&M*
W 40-31
College Station, TX
2/14/1947
@ SMU*
L 62-64
Dallas, TX
2/14/1948
TCU*
W 47-38
Fayetteville, AR
2/14/1953
Texas*
L 65-70
Fayetteville, AR
2/14/1959
TCU*
L 71-76
Fayetteville, AR
2/14/1961
Texas*
W 74-59
Fayetteville, AR
2/14/1967
@ Texas A&M*
L 53-60
College Station, TX
2/14/1970
SMU*
W 88-72
Fayetteville, AR
2/14/1976
@ TCU*
W 83-66
Fort Worth, TX
2/14/1979
#11
SMU*
W 71-55
Dallas, TX
2/14/1981
Houston*
W 70-55
Fayetteville, AR
2/14/1983
#8
SMU*
W 71-61
Fayetteville, AR
2/14/1985
@ Texas*
W 60-51
Austin, TX
2/14/1987
@ Rice*
W 88-68
Houston, TX
2/14/1990
#8
@ TCU*
L 79-81
Fort Worth, TX
2/14/1996
Ole Miss*
W 79-73
Fayetteville, AR
2/14/1998
#12
@ Tennessee*
L 71-74
Knoxville, TN
2/14/2001
@ Auburn*
L 63-71
Auburn, AL
2/14/2004
#6 Mississippi St.*
L 70-77
Fayetteville, AR
2/14/2007
@ Mississippi St.*
L 60-84
Starkville, MS
2/14/2009
Kentucky*
L 63-79
Fayetteville, AR Jodie Meeks sets BWA opponent scoring record
2/14/2015
#24
@ Ole Miss*
W 71-70
Oxford, MS


April Fool's Day
Date Rank Opponent Result Location Notes
4/1/1995
#6
vs. #4 North Carolina
W 75-68
Seattle, WA NCAA Tournament (Final 4)




Thanksgiving
Date Rank Opponent Result Location Notes
11/23/2006
vs. Southern Illinois
W 61-53 OT
Orlando, FL Old Spice Classic
11/26/2015
vs. Georgia Tech
L 73-83
Brooklyn, NY NIT Tip-Off (Semifinal)
11/23/2017
vs. Oklahoma
W 92-83
Portland, OR Phil Knight Invitational


Christmas Eve
Date Rank Opponent Result Location Notes
12/24/1924
@ Stuttgart Athletic Club
W 34-18
Stuttgart, AR
12/24/1997
#12
@ American-Puerto Rico
L 59-64
San Juan, Puerto Rico Puerto Rico Holiday Classic (1st round)


Christmas
Date Rank Opponent Result Location Notes
12/25/1924
@ Jonesboro YMCA
W 28-24
Jonesboro, AR
12/25/1997
#12
vs. Murray St.
L 83-94
San Juan, Puerto Rico Puerto Rico Holiday Classic (2nd round)


New Year's Eve
Date Rank Opponent Result Location Notes
12/31/1923
@ North Little Rock High
W 35-28
North Little Rock, AR
12/31/1927
@ College of the Ozarks
W 59-20
Clarksville, AR
12/31/1943
vs. TCU
L 25-37
Oklahoma City, OK All-College Tournament
12/31/1971
@ Memphis
L 77-92
Memphis, TN
12/31/1977
#3
@ Memphis
W 95-70
Memphis, TN
12/31/1990
#2
vs. Louisiana-Monroe
W 114-92
Pine Bluff, AR
12/31/1997
#23
Alabama St.
W 103-48
Fayetteville, AR
12/31/2000
Grambling St.
W 121-66
Fayetteville, AR Game delayed 1 day by winter weather
12/31/2004
Louisiana-Monroe
W 85-43
Fayetteville, AR
12/31/2010
Texas-Arlington
W 87-74
Fayetteville, AR

    * = Conference game
    @ = Road game
    vs. = Neutral site game

    All rankings are from the Associated Press polls.

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