Recap - Marquette Defeats DePaul 89-78
|Recap - Marquette Defeats DePaul 89-78|
Marquette got 18 points from Vander Blue as they ran past DePaul 89-78 on Saturday at Bradley Center.
Marquette earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 14-point spread.
Marquette got 17 points from Junior Cadougan and another 13 points from Davante Gardner. Junior Cadougan contributed 6 assists, while Chris Otule cleaned the glass with 5 rebounds.
DePaul got 21 points from Brandon Young in a losing cause and another 16 points from Worrel Clahar. Brandon Young contributed 6 assists for them, while Cleveland Melvin had 4 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Marquette were victorious, as the score was 43-38 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Marquette as they grabbed 30 boards, while DePaul only had 24.