Troy vs Mississippi Wrap - Mississippi Wins 69-54
|Troy vs Mississippi Wrap - Mississippi Wins 69-54|
Jarvis Summers went off for 28 points and added 5 rebounds leading Mississippi over Troy, 69-54, on Friday at Tad Smith Coliseum.
Mississippi earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 15.5-point spread.
Derrick Millinghaus had 13 points for Mississippi and Demarco Cox chipped in with 6 points. Ladarius White had 4 assists for them, while Aaron Jones was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.
Troy got a 11-point performance from Tevin Calhoun, who was supported by 11 points from Kevin Thomas. Antoine Myers had 3 assists in a losing cause for Troy, while Antoine Myers grabbed 7 rebounds.
Mississippi hit the break leading 39-26 before taking care of business in the second half.
Mississippi had a 53-38 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.