FAYETTEVILLE -- Lack of size was an issue for the University of Arkansas women's basketball team last season, but it might be a real problem in the season opener.
Kiara Williams, a 6-1 senior, and 6-3 freshman Destinee Oberg suffered undisclosed injuries earlier this week, which could keep them out of today's game against New Orleans, Arkansas Coach Mike Neighbors said. Tipoff is scheduled for 10:30 a.m. in Walton Arena.
WHEN 10:30 a.m. today
SERIES Arkansas leads 8-0.
Neighbors acknowledged the Razorbacks have been undersized the past couple of seasons. Williams played in all 37 games a year ago and was the team's leading rebounder, averaging 6.