Diamond Head Classic - Mississippi vs Indiana State Recap - Indiana State Wins 87-85
Indiana State got a 27-point performance from Manny Arop as they ran past Mississippi 87-85 on Saturday at Stan Sheriff Center.
Indiana State was a 9-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Indiana State got 16 points from Jake Odum and another 12 points from Justin Gant. Jake Odum contributed 8 assists, while Justin Gant cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Mississippi got a 27-point performance from Marshall Henderson, who was supported by 17 points from Reginald Buckner. Jarvis Summers had 3 assists in a losing cause for Mississippi, while Murphy Holloway grabbed 13 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Indiana State were victorious, as the score was 44-33 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Mississippi as they grabbed 46 boards, while Indiana State only had 45.