Recap - Mississippi Defeats Vanderbilt 89-79
|Recap - Mississippi Defeats Vanderbilt 89-79|
Marshall Henderson scored 26 points for Mississippi on Tuesday, leading them to an 89-79 victory over Vanderbilt at Memorial Gymnasium.
Mississippi was the ATS victor, as they covered the 8.5-point spread as a favorite.
Mississippi got 14 points from Reginald Buckner and another 14 points from Jarvis Summers. Jarvis Summers contributed 3 assists, while Reginald Buckner cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Vanderbilt got 19 points from Kedren Johnson in a losing cause and another 16 points from Dai-Jon Parker. Kedren Johnson contributed 8 assists for them, while Shelby Moats had 8 rebounds.
Mississippi hit the break trailing 41-40 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Mississippi as they grabbed 38 boards, while Vanderbilt only had 35.