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Austin, Ole Miss women upend No. 13 Arkansas in SEC tourney

Shakira Austin scored a career-high 29 points and Ole Miss smothered No. 13-ranked Arkansas with a 69-60 upset.

GREENVILLE, S.C. — Shakira Austin scored a career-high 29 points and Ole Miss smothered No. 13-ranked Arkansas with a 69-60 upset in the second round of the Southeastern Conference tournament.

Donnetta Johnson scored 12 for Ole Miss, including the Rebels’ final four points. The 11th-seeded Rebels take on third-seeded and No. 14-ranked Tennessee in Friday’s quarterfinals. 

Amber Ramirez, who was coming off a career-high 35 points in the regular season finale, be held to seven points by halftime and 10 for the game. The Razorbacks were 7 of 31 from deep. Chelsea Dungee led Arkansas with 22 points and Destiny Slocum added 13.

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3/4/2021 10:01:45 PM (GMT -6:00)