Edwards scores 26, leads Georgia past Arkansas 99-89

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Georgia's Jordan Harris (2) looks to shoot while defended by Arkansas guard Desi Sills (3) during an NCAA college basketball game in Athens, Ga., Saturday, Feb. 29, 2020. (Joshua L. Jones/Athens Banner-Herald via AP)

By BLAKE GILES

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Anthony Edwards scored 26 points, including nine straight in the final 67 seconds to lead Georgia to a 99-89 win over Arkansas in a Southeastern Conference. Georgia (15-14, 5-11) placed six players in double figures, including Rayshawn Hammonds with 22. Arkansas got 26 apiece from Isaiah Joe and Mason Jones. Desi Sills added 21 but was injured with less than a minute to play and did not return to the game.