Southeastern Louisiana vs Marquette

Marquette 64, SE Louisiana 53

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MILWAUKEE (AP) - Davante Gardner scored 18 points and Chris Otule added 10 points to help Marquette hold off Southeastern Louisiana 64-53 on Tuesday night.

The Golden Eagles (2-0) are still trying to make up for lost time after their season opener against Ohio State on the deck of the USS Yorktown of the coast of Columbia, S.C., was cancelled because of condensation on the court.

The Lions (0-2) refused to go away, trailing 52-50 when Jeffery Ricard scored on a layup with 6:01 remaining. After the teams traded free throws, Gardner went to work for Marquette, scoring two inside hoops to make the score 57-51 with 3:16 left.

Trent Lockett hit two free throws with 2:17 to play for Marquette, and the Golden Eagles clamped down on the defensive end to finally put the game away.

Ricard led Southeastern Louisiana with 11 points, and Brandon Fortenberry added nine.

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Southeastern Louisiana Lions
J. Petrovcic, F290-51-211031
R. Johnson, F142-50-03354
B. Fortenberry, G354-130-15309
D. Evans, G343-90-01508
J. Ricard, G253-65-710411
R. Woods221-21-21023
J. Campbell151-52-34004
T. Nelson122-61-10037
J. James70-00-00040
O. Ochie73-30-11026
Totals 19-5410-1730112353
 35.2%58.8% 
Marquette Golden Eagles
J. Wilson, F302-82-37536
C. Otule, C184-62-450110
V. Blue, G281-74-45226
J. Cadougan, G273-60-13506
T. Lockett, G191-36-62238
D. Gardner218-142-461318
J. Anderson192-40-02025
J. Thomas140-12-32022
D. Wilson130-10-00210
S. Taylor, Jr.71-20-02103
J. Ferguson40-00-01020
Totals 22-5218-2539181964
 42.3%72% 
Southland
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
SF Austin18-028-661
Texas A&M-CC15-325-885
Incarn Word12-617-12163
Sam Houston12-618-16178
Hou. Baptist10-817-17225
SE Louisiana9-912-21331
Abil Chr.8-1013-18321
McNeese St.7-119-20341
New Orleans6-1210-20343
Nicholls St.6-1211-23313
C. Arkansas6-127-21338
Nwestern St.5-138-20344
Lamar3-1511-19336

Big East
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Villanova16-235-54
Xavier14-428-67
Seton Hall12-625-919
Providence10-824-1140
Butler10-822-1156
Creighton9-920-15100
Marquette8-1020-13110
Georgetown7-1115-18106
DePaul3-159-22199
St. Johns1-178-24246
 
Other games
MVSU 60 Final
CINCY 102
UVM 49 Final
UCONN 67
MIST 67 Final
KAN 64
AST 54 Final
MIZZ 91
CLST 47 Final
MICH 77
DUKE 75 Final
UK 68
SDCC 57 Final
SDSU 91
UCIRV 79 Final
UCLA 80