Notre Dame vs Marquette Wrap - Marquette Wins 72-64
|Notre Dame vs Marquette Wrap - Marquette Wins 72-64|
Jamil Wilson scored 19 points leading Marquette to a 72-64 victory over Notre Dame at Bradley Center on Saturday.
Marquette won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5.5-point spread as favorites.
Chris Otule had 16 points for Marquette and Trent Lockett chipped in with 8 points. Trent Lockett had 4 assists for them, while Vander Blue was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 4 boards.
Notre Dame got a 21-point performance from Jerian Grant, who was supported by 16 points from Eric Atkins. Eric Atkins had 6 assists in a losing cause for Notre Dame, while Jerian Grant grabbed 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Marquette were victorious, as the score was 41-27 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Notre Dame as they grabbed 36 boards, while Marquette only had 25.