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
Akron12-222-547
Ohio9-517-8106
Buffalo9-515-12124
Kent St.7-715-12212
Bowling Green5-911-16229
Miami (Ohio)3-1110-17312
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ball St.8-617-10192
Toledo7-714-13143
W. Michigan7-711-15211
C. Michigan6-816-11176
N. Illinois6-814-13231
E. Michigan5-913-14177

Southeastern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Florida12-222-510
Kentucky12-222-59
S. Carolina10-420-730
Arkansas9-520-734
Alabama9-516-1075
Ole Miss7-716-1170
Tennessee7-715-1251
Vanderbilt7-714-1349
Georgia6-815-1258
Texas A&M6-814-1293
Auburn5-916-1183
Miss. State5-914-12126
Missouri2-127-19248
LSU1-139-17156
 
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