Maui Invitational - Marquette vs Mississippi State Wrap - Marquette Wins 89-62

Marquette cruised to victory on Tuesday, running Mississippi State out of the gym and running up an 89-62 score at Lahaina Civic Center.

Marquette was a favorite by 15 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.

Marquette got 18 points from Vander Blue and another 15 points from Davante Gardner. Junior Cadougan contributed 5 assists, while Davante Gardner cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.

Mississippi State got a 17-point performance from Fred Thomas, who was supported by 16 points from Roquez Johnson. Craig Sword had 2 assists in a losing cause for Mississippi State, while Roquez Johnson grabbed 8 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Marquette were victorious, as the score was 48-27 at the break.

Marquette won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 38-33.