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Red-hot Hauser leads Marquette to 92-51 romp over American

MILWAUKEE (AP) Sam Hauser poured in 29 points, hitting a career best seven 3-pointers along the way, and Marquette rolled to a 92-51 victory over American University on Thursday night.

Hauser's 7-of-9 effort from long range helped the Golden Eagles (9-3) shoot 50 percent (14 of 28) from beyond the arc. Hauser, who made all six of his free throws, added five assists, four rebounds and three steals. Andrew Rowsey scored 19, making 4 of 5 3-pointers and all five of his free throws, and Markus Howard tallied 10 points and five assists

Marquette, which has won four straight, shot 59 percent (30 of 51) from the floor and 75 percent (18 of 24) at the free-throw line.

Larry Motuzis led the Eagles (3-8) with 12 points, while Sa'eed Nelson scored 11 with four assists.

Howard scored seven in a game-opening 12-4 run and Marquette never trailed.

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Key Players
Min. Per Game
Pts. Per Game
Ast. Per Game
Reb. Per Game
Field Goal %
Three Point %
Free Throw %
+ 3 Tyler McFarland made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Stacy Beckton Jr. 16.0
  Personal foul on Cam Marotta 25.0
+ 2 Greg Elliott made dunk 25.0
  Defensive rebound by Greg Elliott 25.0
  Stacy Beckton Jr. missed layup, blocked by Jamal Cain 27.0
  Defensive rebound by Stacy Beckton Jr. 51.0
  Theo John missed 2nd of 2 free throws 51.0
+ 1 Theo John made 1st of 2 free throws 51.0
  Personal foul on Kevin Brown 51.0
  Defensive rebound by Greg Elliott 1:08
  Drew Lamont missed 3-pt. jump shot 1:10
Team Stats
Points 51 92
Field Goals 17-48 (35.4%) 30-51 (58.8%)
3-Pointers 9-27 (33.3%) 14-28 (50.0%)
Free Throws 8-9 (88.9%) 18-24 (75.0%)
Total Rebounds 20 36
Offensive 2 8
Defensive 16 27
Team 2 1
Assists 9 23
Steals 7 10
Blocks 0 4
Turnovers 16 12
Fouls 19 12
Technicals 0 0
12 PTS, 2 REB
29 PTS, 4 REB, 5 AST
12T
away team logo American 3-8 302151
home team logo Marquette 9-3 464692
Team Stats
away team logo American 3-8 64.5 PPG 43.5 RPG 9.0 APG
home team logo Marquette 9-3 79.5 PPG 51 RPG 16.0 APG
Key Players
5
L. Motuzis G 3.5 PPG 4.0 RPG 0.0 APG 37.5 FG%
10
S. Hauser G/F 12.5 PPG 6.0 RPG 2.5 APG 44.4 FG%
Top Scorers
L. Motuzis G 12 PTS 2 REB 0 AST
S. Hauser G/F 29 PTS 4 REB 5 AST
35.4 FG% 58.8
33.3 3PT FG% 50.0
88.9 FT% 75.0
Starters MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO PF FG 3PT FT OREB DREB
L. Motuzis 26 12 2 0 3 0 2 4 5/12 1/6 1/1 0 2
S. Nelson 31 11 0 4 1 0 5 4 3/9 1/4 4/4 0 0
C. Diallo 25 8 1 2 0 0 1 0 2/4 2/4 2/2 0 1
S. Iorio 24 6 5 0 1 0 2 1 2/4 2/3 0/0 0 5
M. Cimino 23 0 2 0 1 0 2 3 0/1 0/1 0/0 1 1
Starters MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO PF FG 3PT FT OREB DREB
L. Motuzis 26 12 2 0 3 0 2 4 5/12 1/6 1/1 0 2
S. Nelson 31 11 0 4 1 0 5 4 3/9 1/4 4/4 0 0
C. Diallo 25 8 1 2 0 0 1 0 2/4 2/4 2/2 0 1
S. Iorio 24 6 5 0 1 0 2 1 2/4 2/3 0/0 0 5
M. Cimino 23 0 2 0 1 0 2 3 0/1 0/1 0/0 1 1
Bench MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO PF FG 3PT FT OREB DREB
M. Bragg 21 8 3 0 0 0 1 3 3/6 2/2 0/0 1 2
S. Beckton Jr. 20 3 2 3 0 0 1 2 1/8 0/3 1/2 0 2
T. McFarland 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1/1 1/1 0/0 0 0
K. Brown 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0
D. Lamont 10 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0/3 0/3 0/0 0 0
N. Macarchuk 17 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 3
J. Washington - - - - - - - - - - - - -
M. Gasperini - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. Perez - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. Little - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 200 51 18 9 7 0 16 19 17/48 9/27 8/9 2 16
Starters MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO PF FG 3PT FT OREB DREB
S. Hauser 27 29 4 5 3 1 0 1 8/10 7/9 6/6 1 3
A. Rowsey 28 19 4 3 1 0 1 0 5/6 4/5 5/5 1 3
M. Howard 26 10 1 5 1 0 6 1 4/10 2/7 0/0 0 1
S. Anim 22 6 3 2 1 0 2 3 2/3 0/0 2/3 0 3
M. Heldt 14 4 4 1 1 0 0 2 2/2 0/0 0/0 3 1
Starters MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO PF FG 3PT FT OREB DREB
S. Hauser 27 29 4 5 3 1 0 1 8/10 7/9 6/6 1 3
A. Rowsey 28 19 4 3 1 0 1 0 5/6 4/5 5/5 1 3
M. Howard 26 10 1 5 1 0 6 1 4/10 2/7 0/0 0 1
S. Anim 22 6 3 2 1 0 2 3 2/3 0/0 2/3 0 3
M. Heldt 14 4 4 1 1 0 0 2 2/2 0/0 0/0 3 1
Bench MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO PF FG 3PT FT OREB DREB
H. Froling 21 9 7 4 0 0 1 1 4/9 1/5 0/0 0 7
T. John 18 9 6 0 1 0 0 1 4/5 0/0 1/2 2 4
G. Elliott 23 5 5 3 2 1 1 1 1/2 0/1 3/6 0 5
J. Cain 17 1 1 0 0 2 1 1 0/3 0/1 1/2 1 0
C. Marotta 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0/1 0/0 0/0 0 0
I. Eke - - - - - - - - - - - - -
M. Lelito - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 200 92 35 23 10 4 12 12 30/51 14/28 18/24 8 27