Providence vs Marquette Wrap - Marquette Wins 81-71
|Providence vs Marquette Wrap - Marquette Wins 81-71|
Marquette got 15 points from Junior Cadougan en route to an 81-71 victory over Providence on Saturday at Bradley Center.
Marquette won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 8.5-point spread as favorites.
Marquette got 13 points from Trent Lockett and another 13 points from Vander Blue. Trent Lockett contributed 4 assists, while Trent Lockett cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Providence got 19 points from Bryce Cotton in a losing cause and another 14 points from Sidiki Johnson. Vincent Council contributed 8 assists for them, while Sidiki Johnson had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Marquette were victorious, as the score was 40-32 at the break.
Marquette won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 35-27.