Observations: Arkansas 75, Auburn 73

For the first 15 or so minutes, it looked like Auburn was going to get its best win of the season. But the Tigers didn't handle all that early success well at all.

PG Sharife Cooper (Walt Beazley/Arkansas Athletics)

Before getting on the plane to Fayetteville, Bruce Pearl said Auburn would have to play some of its best basketball on the season in order to beat Arkansas on the road.

For the first 15 or so minutes Wednesday night, it looked like Auburn was doing just that. The Tigers led by 19 points with 4:17 left to…

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