Petty sets record; Alabama routs Arkansas, wins 7th straight

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Arkansas High Razorbacks

TUSCALOSSA, Ala. (AP) — JJohn Petty Jr. made five 3-pointers and set an Alabama program record, and finished with 17 points as the Crimson Tide routed Arkansas 90-59. Alabama (11-3, 6-0 Southeastern Conference) has won seven straight, its longest win streak since opening the 2011-12 season. Petty entered four 3-pointers shy from surpassing Brian Williams’ 263 made treys from 1996-99. Petty broke the record with 12:18 to play, stretching the Crimson Tide’s lead to 69-37.  Freshman Moses Moody scored a career-best 28 points and had nine rebounds to lead Arkansas (10-4, 2-4), which has lost four of its last five.