Mississippi Downs Vanderbilt 65-62 - Match Report
Marshall Henderson scored 18 points leading Mississippi to a 65-62 victory over Vanderbilt at Tad Smith Coliseum on Saturday.
Mississippi did not, however, defeat Vanderbilt against the spread, which closed at 6 at most sportsbooks.
Mississippi got 12 points from Jarvis Summers and another 8 points from Dwight Coleby. Jarvis Summers contributed 3 assists, while Sebastian Saiz cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Vanderbilt got 25 points from Dai-Jon Parker in a losing cause and another 13 points from Luke Kornet. Carter Josephs contributed 5 assists for them, while Damian Jones had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Vanderbilt were victorious, as the score was 37-32 at the break.
Vanderbilt had a 38-35 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.