Send to KindleAlthough B.J. Young and Marshawn Powell declared for the NBA Draft and Hunter Mickelson transferred to Kansas, Mike Anderson will still have a very experienced basketball team that will be capable of an NCAA bid this upcoming season. His two signees for the upcoming season could have pushed Mickelson for playing time if he hadn’t left for the Jayhawks.
BJ Young couldn't pass up the allure of the NBA a second time around.
Arkansas' scoring leader announced his decision to enter the draft Thursday, following a season in which he averaged 15.2 points. The sophomore is second Razorbacks player to declare for the draft this week, following junior forward Marshawn Powell's announcement.
Young led Arkansas in scoring in...
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March 28, 2013
NASHVILLE, Tenn. Guess the kids are all right after all.
Sporting the Southeastern Conference's youngest team, Vanderbilt extended its season by at least one more game here Thursday night with a 73-70 win over Arkansas in the second round of the SEC Tournament at Bridgestone Arena.
In doing so, the Commodores winners of seven of their last 10 games and five of the last...
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) -- BJ Young converted on a pair of three-point plays in the final minute to help Arkansas rally for a 73-71 win over Missouri on Saturday.
The win is the first over the Tigers for Razorbacks coach Mike Anderson, who is in his second season at Arkansas after leaving Missouri.
The Razorbacks (16-9, 7-5 SEC) trailed 70-66 with less than a minute remaining,...
One of BJ Young's reasons for returning to Arkansas for his sophomore season was to improve as an overall playmaker.
The Razorbacks guard has done just that so far this season, nearly doubling his assists total while facing defenses that are geared to stop the talented scorer.
Heading into Wednesday night's game against Mississippi State (7-9, 2-2 SEC), Young is fourth...
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January 23, 2013
Arkansas guard BJ Young recaps his summer and previews the Razorbacks' upcoming trip to Italy.
Arkansas freshman guard BJ Young is exploring whether to enter the NBA draft.
Razorbacks coach Mike Anderson said Friday that Young has not hired an agent. Young has until April 10 to decide if he'll remain eligible for the NBA draft or return for his sophomore season. He is still enrolled at Arkansas.
Young led the Razorbacks and all Southeastern Conference freshmen this season...
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March 30, 2012
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) -- BJ Young scored 27 points Saturday as Arkansas set a record for victories at Bud Walton Arena with a 76-65 win over South Carolina.
The win improves the Razorbacks (17-8, 5-5 Southeastern Conference) to 17-0 in Fayetteville this season, the most wins in one season since the arena opened in 1993. It also follows a lackluster loss Wednesday night at Georgia...
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) -- BJ Young scored 19 points off the bench to lift Arkansas to a 69-60 win over LSU Saturday night.
The win improves the Razorbacks (13-4, 2-1 Southeastern Conference) to 13-0 at home in Bud Walton Arena this season.
Arkansas led 30-29 at halftime before using a 9-0 run early in the second half to take control. The Razorbacks shot just 36 percent in the...