Jones, a reserve, stops practice for 20 minutes

Updated: January 8, 2004, 7:17 PM ET
Associated Press

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- Matt Jones doesn't get many opportunities to deliver the big hit on the football field, but the junior quarterback did some damage at basketball practice Thursday.

Jones, a reserve forward who joined the basketball team last week, broke a rim on a dunk, stopping practice for 20 minutes while a new one was installed. He didn't tear it off the backboard, but the collapsable rim wouldn't snap back into place.

Arkansas coach Stan Heath said Jones, who scored ...

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