Middle Tennessee Falls 72-63 to Mississippi - Recap

Middle Tennessee Falls 72-63 to Mississippi - Recap

Jarvis Summers scored 25 points for Mississippi on Saturday, leading them to a 72-63 victory over Middle Tennessee at Tad Smith Coliseum.

Mississippi was the ATS victor, as they covered the 7-point spread as a favorite.

Mississippi got 15 points from Marshall Henderson and another 11 points from Ladarius White. Marshall Henderson contributed 5 assists, while Demarco Cox cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.

Middle Tennessee got an 18-point performance from Shawn Jones, who was supported by 18 points from Neiko Hunter. Tweety Knight had 10 assists in a losing cause for Middle Tennessee, while Shawn Jones grabbed 15 rebounds.

Mississippi hit the break leading 37-30 before taking care of business in the second half.

The rebound battle favored Middle Tennessee as they grabbed 48 boards, while Mississippi only had 27.