Alabama Falls 87-83 to Mississippi - Recap
Mississippi grabbed an 87-83 win over Alabama on Tuesday, behind a 24-point effort from Marshall Henderson at Tad Smith Coliseum.
Mississippi earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 5.5-point spread.
Mississippi got 17 points from Ladarius White and another 14 points from Jarvis Summers. Derrick Millinghaus contributed 5 assists, while Murphy Holloway cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Alabama got 19 points from Trevor Lacey in a losing cause and another 18 points from Nick Jacobs. Trevor Lacey contributed 7 assists for them, while Nick Jacobs had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Mississippi were victorious, as the score was 37-25 at the break.
Alabama won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-25.