Akron vs Mississippi State

Mississippi State upset on home court by Akron

CBSSports.com wire reports
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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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Scoreboard
Akron (1-0) «373168
Mississippi State (1-1)292958

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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
Akron13-427-958
Ohio10-720-11118
Kent St.10-722-14142
Buffalo10-717-15146
Bowling Green7-1013-19225
Miami (Ohio)4-1311-21301
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ball St.10-721-13169
W. Michigan10-716-16174
Toledo8-917-17156
E. Michigan7-1016-17175
N. Illinois7-1015-17239
C. Michigan6-1116-16216

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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