Recap - Mississippi State Defeats Mississippi 76-72
|Recap - Mississippi State Defeats Mississippi 76-72|
Roquez Johnson scored 20 points leading Mississippi State to a 76-72 victory over Mississippi at Humphrey Coliseum on Saturday.
Mississippi State was an underdog by 3 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Mississippi State got 15 points from Craig Sword and another 14 points from Colin Borchert. Craig Sword contributed 4 assists, while Gavin Ware cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Mississippi got 23 points from Jarvis Summers in a losing cause and another 16 points from Ladarius White. Derrick Millinghaus contributed 4 assists for them, while Aaron Jones had 9 rebounds.
Mississippi State led at halftime, 43-36.
Mississippi had a 47-37 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.