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    Arkansas Rallies Past Samford, 31-21

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    By Tim Letcher

    SEC Digital Network

    The Arkansas Razorbacks scored 14 points in the fourth quarter to rally past Samford, 31-21 on Saturday night in Little Rock.

    Arkansas got it done on the ground again this week, with Alex Collins rushing for a career-high 172 yards and a touchdown. Jonathan Williams added 126 yards and a score on the ground as well.

    Brandon Allen added a pair of touchdown passes for the Razorbacks, who are now 2-0 under new head coach Bret Bielema.

    Statistical Leaders

    Samford


    Passing - Andy Summerlin, 19-28, 117 yards, 1 TD

    Rushing - Fabian Truss, 16 carries, 103 yards, 1 TD

    Receiving - Kelsey Pope, 3 receptions, 29 yards

    Arkansas

    Passing - Brandon Allen, 9-17, 125 yards, 2 TD

    Rushing - Alex Collins, 24 carries, 172 yards, 1 TD

    Receiving - Javontee Herndon, 5 receptions, 70 yards, 1 TD

    Quick Notes:

    Arkansas is now 167-67-4 (.710) all-time in Little Rock.

    Bret Bielema earned his 70th win as a head coach with the win.

    This was the first meeting between the two schools.