Marshall Defeats South Carolina State 85-69 - Recap
|Marshall Defeats South Carolina State 85-69 - Recap|
Marshall got 31 points from Elijah Pittman en route to an 85-69 victory over South Carolina State on Friday at Cam Henderson Center.
Marshall got 17 points from Ryan Taylor and another 15 points from Kareem Canty. Kareem Canty contributed 5 assists, while Ryan Taylor cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
South Carolina State got 19 points from Matthew Hezekiah in a losing cause and another 6 points from Jordan Smith. Jalen White contributed 3 assists for them, while Darryl Palmer had 8 rebounds.
Marshall hit the break leading 44-30 before taking care of business in the second half.
South Carolina State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 51-46.