Recap - Marquette Defeats Southern 63-56
Marquette got 25 points from Davante Gardner en route to a 63-56 victory over Southern on Friday at Bradley Center.
Marquette got 20 points from Todd Mayo and another 10 points from Jamil Wilson. Jamil Wilson contributed 3 assists, while Jamil Wilson cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Southern got 14 points from Malcolm Miller in a losing cause and another 11 points from YonDarius Johnson. Christopher Hyder contributed 5 assists for them, while Calvin Godfrey had 11 rebounds.
Marquette led at halftime, 38-32.
Southern had a 38-35 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.