Central Arkansas vs Mississippi State Recap - Mississippi State Wins 79-72

Central Arkansas vs Mississippi State Recap - Mississippi State Wins 79-72

Gavin Ware scored 22 points and added 13 rebounds for a double-double, leading Mississippi State over Central Arkansas, 79-72, on Saturday at Mississippi Coliseum.

Trivante Bloodman had 12 points for Mississippi State and Colin Borchert chipped in with 11 points. Craig Sword had 3 assists for them, while Gavin Ware was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.

Central Arkansas got 26 points from Robert Crawford in a losing cause and another 11 points from Jarvis Garner. Robert Crawford contributed 3 assists for them, while Robert Crawford had 8 rebounds.

Mississippi State led at halftime, 34-25.

The rebound battle favored Mississippi State as they grabbed 43 boards, while Central Arkansas only had 29.