New Orleans vs Mississippi State

Mississippi St. 97, New Orleans 46

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STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) - Colin Borchert had 17 points and eight rebounds to lead Mississippi State to a 97-47 win over New Orleans on Thursday night in nonconference action.

Mississippi State (5-7) shot 56.5 percent from the field (35 of 62) and hit a season-high 10 3-pointers.

New Orleans (3-9) shot only 33.3 percent from the field (17 of 51) and turned the ball over 23 times.

Mississippi State scored 33 points off those turnovers.

The Bulldogs opened the game on a 19-4 run and led 43-16 at the half. Mississippi State appeared sluggish coming out of the break, but a 17-0 streak midway through the half sealed the victory.

Borchert was 8 of 10 from the field and also had three blocked shots and five steals for Mississippi State.

Jalen Steele and Fred Thomas scored 16 points each for the Bulldogs. Steele, in his second game back from a wrist injury, finished 5 of 12 from the field and hit 4 of 6 3-pointers.

Thomas was 6 of 13 from the field with two blocks and one steal.

Roquez Johnson finished with 14 points on 4-of-8 shooting. Gavin Ware added 10 points on 4-of-6 shooting and had eight rebounds and two blocked shots.

Kevin Hill and Lovell Cook scored seven points each to lead New Orleans.

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New Orleans Privateers
E. Denard, F241-51-49023
L. Cook, F183-71-21027
T. McPhearson, G283-70-02016
R. Nelson, G272-50-01434
C. Blake, G220-42-21132
C. Dixon171-41-23033
E. Ganapamo142-100-02005
K. Hill142-33-32027
M. Banchy111-11-20003
I. Mack111-31-21133
T. Avery31-10-20002
T. Hobbs30-10-00000
J. Reese30-00-00000
B. James20-00-00000
M. Parker20-01-21101
M. County10-00-01000
Totals 17-5111-212771946
 33.3%52.4% 
Mississippi State Bulldogs
G. Ware, F274-62-380110
C. Borchert, F268-100-084317
T. Bloodman, G313-52-23519
T. Cunningham, G252-20-12226
C. Sword, G133-63-32259
F. Thomas286-132-231116
R. Johnson274-85-751114
J. Steele205-122-241216
B. Price30-00-00110
Totals 35-6216-2040171797
 56.5%80% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
New Orleans6-111-7166
Sam Houston6-215-6132
SE Louisiana5-212-8262
Lamar4-312-8265
SF Austin4-39-10235
Nicholls St.3-410-10157
Incarn Word3-48-10305
McNeese St.3-46-12244
C. Arkansas3-44-16268
Hou. Baptist3-57-11226
Nwestern St.2-48-9325
Texas A&M-CC2-59-9255
Abil Chr.2-58-10328

Southeastern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Kentucky7-017-26
S. Carolina5-115-423
Florida5-214-55
Alabama4-211-781
Arkansas4-315-434
Georgia4-312-741
Miss. State3-312-6118
Auburn3-413-673
Ole Miss3-412-744
Tennessee3-410-966
Vanderbilt3-49-1083
Texas A&M2-510-8110
LSU1-69-9131
Missouri0-65-13270
 
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