Marquette vs Mississippi State

Marquette 89, Mississippi St. 62

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LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) - Vander Blue scored 18 points and Davante Gardner had a double-double as Marquette won big over Mississippi State 89-62 on Tuesday in its second game at the Maui Invitational.

Marquette (3-1) never trailed, and the Bulldogs never trailed by less than 10 points after the opening minutes.

Gardner finished with 15 points and 12 rebounds.

Mississippi State didn't score in the first four minutes as Marquette built an 8-0 lead. Gavin Ware hit a jumper and Craig Sword had a steal and dunk to make it 8-4, but Marquette responded by scoring 10 straight points in less than two minutes.

Mississippi State (1-3) had 22 turnovers - 15 in the first half. Fred Thomas had 17 points for the Bulldogs.

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Scoreboard
Marquette (3-1) «484189
Mississippi State (1-3)273562

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Marquette Golden Eagles
J. Anderson, F161-50-00202
C. Otule, C183-62-28018
V. Blue, G248-140-003218
T. Lockett, G235-101-134313
J. Cadougan, G211-50-00522
D. Gardner227-141-1122015
D. Wilson211-30-00022
J. Wilson194-53-341311
J. Ferguson142-30-01024
S. Taylor, Jr.102-31-23015
J. Thomas103-30-01149
D. Flood20-00-00000
Totals 37-718-938182089
 52.1%88.9% 
Mississippi State Bulldogs
R. Johnson, F265-96-881316
W. Lewis, C201-34-44136
F. Thomas, G346-151-130017
C. Sword, G312-113-52237
T. Bloodman, G271-22-32125
G. Ware325-91-260211
T. Cunningham300-30-03200
Totals 20-5217-233371362
 38.5%73.9% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Villanova15-332-41
Butler12-625-915
Creighton10-825-1026
Seton Hall10-821-1244
Providence10-820-1356
Marquette10-819-1361
Xavier9-924-1437
St. Johns7-1114-19140
Georgetown5-1314-18107
DePaul2-169-23236

Southeastern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Kentucky16-232-64
Florida14-427-910
Arkansas12-626-1028
S. Carolina12-626-1143
Ole Miss10-822-1477
Alabama10-819-1578
Vanderbilt10-819-1638
Georgia9-919-1552
Texas A&M8-1016-1593
Tennessee8-1016-1682
Auburn7-1118-14113
Miss. State6-1216-16149
LSU2-1610-21194
Missouri2-168-24255
 
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