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.