Mississippi State vs Jackson State Final: 58-56 - Recap

Mississippi State vs Jackson State Final: 58-56 - Recap

Mississippi State got 12 points from Craig Sword en route to a 58-56 victory over Jackson State on Wednesday at Humphrey Coliseum.

Mississippi State got 11 points from Fred Thomas and another 11 points from Roquez Johnson. Trivante Bloodman contributed 2 assists, while Gavin Ware cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.

Jackson State got a 22-point performance from Julysses Nobles, who was supported by 10 points from Brandon West. Julysses Nobles had 2 assists in a losing cause for Jackson State, while Brandon West grabbed 12 rebounds.

Mississippi State trailed at halftime, 28-23.

The rebound battle favored Mississippi State as they grabbed 33 boards, while Jackson State only had 32.