State Basketball Report – Jan. 22

Here is a recap of the week that was in Arkansas high school basketball, as well as a few things to keep an eye on this upcoming week.

Winter Weather Wreaks Havoc Across Arkansas

This week's slate of games has already been affected by winter weather and it appears as though it will continue to be affected Friday.

Several of Tuesday's games were postponed because of the threat of freezing rain and snow. With much of the state expected to get several inches of snow Friday, many schools have already cancelled class. That likely means there will be even more postponements.

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Bentonville-El Dorado to square off on ESPNU

David Beach - Malik Monk of Bentonville Tigers at the Bentonville Showcase, playing against the Mustang High School, Mustang OK at Bentonville High School, Bentonville, AR on Saturday November 29, 2015.
David Beach - Malik Monk of Bentonville Tigers at the Bentonville Showcase, playing against the Mustang High School, Mustang OK at Bentonville High School, Bentonville, AR on Saturday November 29, 2015.


Malik Monk and Bentonville have traveled to its fair share of name destinations and played a good number of high-profile opponents over the past two seasons.

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Carlisle To Forfeit Football, Basketball Wins

The Arkansas Activities Association announced Wednesday that Carlisle will forfeit a total of eight games after the school self-reported a violation by its football and basketball teams to the AAA office.

The infraction is listed under Article III, Section 1, Rule 1, B1 of the AAA handbook.

The AAA said in a release that it has accepted Carlisle's decision to forfeit all four football victories this season. The Bison had originally finished the season 4-6 — 4-4 in 2A-6 Conference play — and reached the Class 2A state playoffs as a No. 5 seed before suffering a 46-8 first-round Hackett.

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Basketball Scoreboard – Jan. 19

These are the scores for high school basketball games play Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016. If a score is not listed and you know it, feel free to comment on this post and/or tweet @NWAHutch.

BOYS RESULTS

7A/6A-CENTRAL

Bryant 57, Russellville 43

Conway 67, Little Rock Catholic 44

Alma 76, Greenwood 48

Van Buren 54, Siloam Springs 42

7A-WEST

Fayetteville 71, Springdale Har-Ber 49

Rogers Heritage 55, Fort Smith Southside 40

Fort Smith Northside 76, Rogers 49

Bentonville 78, Springdale 74 (OT)

7A/6A-EAST

Cabot 55, Little Rock Central 52

Marion at Mountain Home (PPD)

North Little Rock 67, Searcy 23

Jonesboro 60, West Memphis 30

6A-SOUTH

Benton 57, Sheridan 46

El Dorado 85, Texarkana 55

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Weather Affects Games In State

Here are the games that have been postponed today because of the threat of inclement weather. Makeup dates have been included if they are known. This list will be updated when more games are received. 7A/6A-East Marion vs. Mountain Home (Feb. 2) 5A-West Clarksville at Farmington (TBA) 3A-1 West Lavaca at Haas Hall Academy (TBA) 3A-1 East Valley Springs vs. Marshall (TBA) 2A-4 West Magazine at Decatur (Feb. 4)

Springdale This Week

NWA Democrat-Gazette/ANTHONY REYES • @NWATONYR Desiree Mack (25) Springdale senior shoots against Springdale Har-Ber in the first half Monday, Jan. 11, 2016 at Bulldog Gymnasium in Springdale.
NWA Democrat-Gazette/ANTHONY REYES • @NWATONYR
Desiree Mack (25) Springdale senior shoots against Springdale Har-Ber in the first half Monday, Jan. 11, 2016 at Bulldog Gymnasium in Springdale.


SPRINGDALE — A 58-49 win on Friday gave Springdale’s girls program its first 3-0 start in conference play since 2005 and its first conference win over Fayetteville since that same year.

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