Mississippi vs Mississippi State Wrap - Mississippi State Wins 73-67
Colin Borchert scored 21 points leading Mississippi State to a 73-67 victory over Mississippi at Humphrey Coliseum on Saturday.
Mississippi State was the ATS victor, as they covered the 12-point spread as an underdog.
Mississippi State got 12 points from Gavin Ware and another 10 points from Roquez Johnson. Craig Sword contributed 9 assists, while Colin Borchert cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Mississippi got 22 points from Murphy Holloway in a losing cause and another 16 points from Marshall Henderson. Derrick Millinghaus contributed 4 assists for them, while Murphy Holloway had 19 rebounds.
Mississippi State hit the break leading 34-30 before taking care of business in the second half.
Mississippi won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 44-40.