FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Scotty Pippen Jr. scored 22 points before fouling out and in a frantic finish Vanderbilt beat Arkansas 75-74 on Tuesday night in the Commodores’ Southeastern Conference opener.

JD Notae missed the potential game-winner from 3-point range for Arkansas with 1.2-seconds left.

Vanderbilt’s Tyrin Lawrence missed two foul shots with nine seconds remaining that could’ve padded the one-point lead.

The Razorbacks’ Chris Lykes made 1 for 2 from the foul line with 15 seconds to go to bring Arkansas within 75-74. Lykes stepped to the foul line having made all 31 of his free throws in the last three minutes of games this season.

Stanley Umude scored 28 points for Arkansas.