Mississippi State vs Florida A&M Final: 78-65 - Recap

Mississippi State earned a 78-65 victory over Florida A&M on Tuesday, getting 16 points from Craig Sword at Humphrey Coliseum.

Mississippi State got 14 points from Andre Applewhite and another 10 points from Colin Borchert. I.J. Ready contributed 4 assists, while Andre Applewhite cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.

Florida A&M got 14 points from D'Andre Bullard in a losing cause and another 9 points from Jamari Bradshaw. D'Andre Bullard contributed 4 assists for them, while Trey Kellum had 9 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Mississippi State were victorious, as the score was 42-27 at the break.

The rebound battle favored Florida A&M as they grabbed 48 boards, while Mississippi State only had 40.