Marquette Defeats Pittsburgh 74-67 - Recap
|Marquette Defeats Pittsburgh 74-67 - Recap|
Vander Blue scored 22 points leading Marquette to a 74-67 victory over Pittsburgh at Petersen Events Center on Saturday.
Marquette was a 10.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Davante Gardner had 13 points for Marquette and Jamil Wilson chipped in with 11 points. Vander Blue had 4 assists for them, while Davante Gardner was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Pittsburgh got a 22-point performance from Lamar Patterson, who was supported by 12 points from James Robinson. James Robinson had 4 assists in a losing cause for Pittsburgh, while Steven Adams grabbed 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Marquette were victorious, as the score was 33-30 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Marquette as they grabbed 38 boards, while Pittsburgh only had 33.