Marquette Downs Connecticut 82-76 - Match Report

Junior Cadougan scored 18 points leading Marquette to an 82-76 victory over Connecticut at Bradley Center on Tuesday.

Marquette was the ATS victor, as they covered the 5-point spread as a favorite.

Davante Gardner had 18 points for Marquette and Vander Blue chipped in with 13 points. Junior Cadougan had 5 assists for them, while Jamil Wilson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.

Connecticut got a 29-point performance from Shabazz Napier, who was supported by 16 points from Ryan Boatright. Ryan Boatright had 6 assists in a losing cause for Connecticut, while Shabazz Napier grabbed 8 rebounds.

Marquette led at halftime, 30-27.

Marquette won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-31.