Arkansas shuts out Ole Miss, advances to SEC semis
ORANGE BEACH, Ala. – Top-seed Arkansas Soccer (15-2-2, 8-1-1) defeated the Ole Miss Rebels (10-7-3, 3-43) on Tuesday night in the SEC Tournament quarterfinals, 1-0. After a hand ball was called on the Rebels in the box, Taylor Malham put a penalty-kick past the Rebel goalie for the game-winner. Arkansas will make it’s fourth straight appearance in the tournament semifinals on Thursday, and seventh in program history.
How It Happened
>> An Ole Miss defender was called for a hand ball inside the box as Taylor Malham converted on the ensuing PK to give Arkansas a 1-0 lead in the 24th minute. The Run of Play
The Rebels had most of the looks in the opening 15 minutes, taking three shots but with only one finding the target. Arkansas steadily gained more possession and applied increased pressure to the Ole Miss back line.
The Razorbacks took the lead when Malham put