Mississippi Downs Georgia 84-74 - Match Report
Georgia was scorched by Marshall Henderson for 25 points as Mississippi defeated them 84-74 in NCAA action on Saturday.
Mississippi won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 11-point spread.
Murphy Holloway had 14 points for Mississippi and Ladarius White chipped in with 12 points. Jarvis Summers had 4 assists for them, while Reginald Buckner was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Georgia got 19 points from Kentavious Caldwell-Pope in a losing cause and another 13 points from Kenny Gaines. Vincent Williams contributed 7 assists for them, while Kentavious Caldwell-Pope had 12 rebounds.
Mississippi trailed at halftime, 41-35.
Georgia won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 45-30.