Akron vs Mississippi State

Mississippi State upset on home court by Akron

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STARKVILLE, Miss. -- Quincy Diggs scored 19 points to lead Akron to a 68-58 victory over Mississippi State on Wednesday night.

Akron (1-0) shot 48.4 percent (30 of 62) from the field and confused the Bulldogs on defense all night. The Zips forced 19 turnovers, had six steals and blocked eight shots.

Mississippi State (1-1) led early, but Akron finished the first half on an 18-8 run and led 37-29 at the break. MSU never led in the second half.

The Bulldogs shot 34.5 percent from the field (19 of 55) and were 2 of 13 from 3-point range.

Zeke Marshall controlled the paint for Akron, finishing with five blocks and 10 points before fouling out.

Dee Bost paced Mississippi State with 13 points, and Renardo Sidney added 12 points and five rebounds. Freshman Rodney Hood scored 10.

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Akron Zips
Q. Diggs, F338-132-241319
N. Cvetinovic, F303-72-26048
Z. Marshall, C245-70-060510
B. McClanahan, G351-100-04102
A. Abreu, G293-92-35338
B. Walsh174-70-02119
N. Harney163-40-13046
D. Treadwell81-20-02022
C. Gilliam72-30-00004
J. Egner10-00-00000
Totals 30-626-83462268
 48.4%75% 
Mississippi State Bulldogs
A. Moultrie, F382-134-715018
R. Sidney, F255-92-451212
R. Hood, G374-101-241010
D. Bost, G332-98-952413
B. Bryant, G324-91-15129
J. Steele191-32-22034
W. Lewis131-10-03002
D. Smith30-10-00000
Totals 19-5518-254151258
 34.5%72% 
Mid-American
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Akron13-526-934
Ohio11-723-1281
Kent St.10-819-13124
Buffalo10-820-1591
Miami (Ohio)6-1213-20195
Bowling Green5-1316-18201
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ball St.10-821-14179
C. Michigan10-817-16155
N. Illinois9-921-12136
E. Michigan9-918-15113
Toledo8-1017-15182
W. Michigan7-1113-19203

Southeastern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Texas A&M13-528-918
Kentucky13-527-911
S. Carolina11-725-965
LSU11-719-1494
Vanderbilt11-719-1463
Ole Miss10-820-1297
Georgia10-820-1462
Florida9-921-1555
Arkansas9-916-16133
Alabama8-1018-1573
Miss. State7-1114-17152
Tennessee6-1215-19145
Auburn5-1311-20175
Missouri3-1510-21223
 
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