Mississippi Defeats Mississippi State 93-75 - Recap
|Mississippi Defeats Mississippi State 93-75 - Recap|
Mississippi State was victimized by Marshall Henderson for 31 points as Mississippi defeated them 93-75 in NCAA action on Wednesday.
Mississippi was a 17-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Mississippi got 24 points from Murphy Holloway and another 12 points from Reginald Buckner. Jarvis Summers contributed 5 assists, while Murphy Holloway cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Mississippi State got a 17-point performance from Craig Sword, who was supported by 15 points from Jalen Steele. Trivante Bloodman had 5 assists in a losing cause for Mississippi State, while Gavin Ware grabbed 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Mississippi were victorious, as the score was 42-23 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Mississippi State as they grabbed 38 boards, while Mississippi only had 35.