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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Scoreboard
New Orleans (3-9)163046
Mississippi State (5-7) «435497

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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% 
Southland
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Lamar0-04-1213
SF Austin0-04-1209
Incarn Word0-03-1285
Abil Chr.0-03-2340
C. Arkansas0-03-2180
Nicholls St.0-03-3234
SE Louisiana0-03-397
McNeese St.0-02-3280
Sam Houston0-02-3346
New Orleans0-01-3260
Hou. Baptist0-01-4257
Texas A&M-CC0-01-4185
Nwestern St.0-01-5217

Southeastern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Alabama0-05-06
Florida0-05-0184
Texas A&M0-05-02
Miss. State0-04-0127
Kentucky0-05-113
Missouri0-05-19
Arkansas0-04-120
Auburn0-04-137
Georgia0-04-1226
Ole Miss0-04-171
S. Carolina0-04-1187
Tennessee0-04-194
LSU0-03-2115
Vanderbilt0-02-4153
 
Other games
MICH 94 Final
NW 66
COLO 83 Final
ARIZ 92
GONZ 78 Final
PEP 62