Lack of numbers shouldn’t be a problem for Arkansas basketball in the upcoming season.
Former Iowa guard Jeff Peterson was confirmed as an incoming transfer by the Razorbacks on Tuesday, meaning 14 scholarships are currently allotted for next season. Only 13 scholarships are available per NCAA rules.
Peterson, whose transfer was reported nearly three weeks ago by media in Arkansas and Iowa, will have to sit out the 2009-10 season. He’ll be eligible in 2010-11 and should provide some needed backcourt depth. [read more]