Maui Invitational - Mississippi State vs Texas Recap - Texas Wins 69-55
|Maui Invitational - Mississippi State vs Texas Recap - Texas Wins 69-55|
Texas grabbed a 69-55 win over Mississippi State on Wednesday, behind a 19-point effort from Sheldon McClellan at Lahaina Civic Center.
Texas was a favorite by 13 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Texas got 15 points from Julien Lewis and another 8 points from Ioannis Papapetrou. Javan Felix contributed 7 assists, while Cameron Ridley cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Mississippi State got 18 points from Roquez Johnson in a losing cause and another 10 points from Fred Thomas. Fred Thomas contributed 4 assists for them, while Gavin Ware had 7 rebounds.
Texas led at halftime, 38-20.
Texas had a 41-32 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.