Mississippi State Defeats Texas A&M 81-72 - Recap

Mississippi State got 23 points from Craig Sword en route to an 81-72 victory over Texas A&M on Saturday at Humphrey Coliseum.

Mississippi State was an underdog by 2.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.

Mississippi State got 22 points from Gavin Ware and another 14 points from Colin Borchert. Craig Sword contributed 5 assists, while Gavin Ware cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.

Texas A&M got 24 points from Jamal Jones in a losing cause and another 20 points from Davonte Fitzgerald. Fabyon Harris contributed 4 assists for them, while Alex Caruso had 6 rebounds.

Mississippi State led at halftime, 27-26.

The rebound battle favored Mississippi State as they grabbed 38 boards, while Texas A&M only had 33.