Maui Invitational - Mississippi State Downs Florida Atlantic 78-58 - Match Report
|Maui Invitational - Mississippi State Downs Florida Atlantic 78-58 - Match Report|
Florida Atlantic was run off the court by Mississippi State on Tuesday as they blasted them 78-58 at Humphrey Coliseum.
Mississippi State was the ATS victor, as they covered the 6-point spread as a favorite.
Mississippi State got 17 points from Roquez Johnson and another 16 points from Fred Thomas. Trivante Bloodman contributed 7 assists, while Trivante Bloodman cleaned the glass with 5 rebounds.
Florida Atlantic got a 17-point performance from Greg Gantt, who was supported by 11 points from Cavon Baker. Pablo Bertone had 2 assists in a losing cause for Florida Atlantic, while Dragan Sekelja grabbed 9 rebounds.
Mississippi State led at halftime, 43-26.
The rebound battle favored Florida Atlantic as they grabbed 42 boards, while Mississippi State only had 40.