Marquette Downs Georgetown 49-48 - Match Report

Marquette got 12 points from Vander Blue en route to a 49-48 victory over Georgetown on Saturday at Bradley Center.

Bettors who backed Marquette were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 3.5.

Marquette got 12 points from Davante Gardner and another 9 points from Trent Lockett. Junior Cadougan contributed 6 assists, while Trent Lockett cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.

Georgetown got an 18-point performance from Markel Starks, who was supported by 13 points from Otto Porter Jr.. Markel Starks had 7 assists in a losing cause for Georgetown, while Greg Whittington grabbed 8 rebounds.

Marquette led at halftime, 20-19.

The rebound battle favored Marquette as they grabbed 35 boards, while Georgetown only had 26.