Boxscore
Mississippi 93, Mississippi Valley State 57
Friday, November 9, 2012 9:00 PM
Location - Tad Smith Coliseum, Oxford, Mississippi
Officials - Bruce Benedict, Tim Gattis, Carlos Gonzalez
Attendance - 4992

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Mississippi Valley State 21 36 57
Mississippi 44 49 93

Recap


Mississippi 93, Mississippi Valley State 57: Marshall Henderson scored 22 points as the host Rebels rolled to an easy victory in their season opener.

Henderson went 6-for-12 from the field, hitting five 3-pointers. Murphy Holloway added 15 points and 11 rebounds while Reginald Buckner added 10 points, five rebounds, four steals and three blocks for Mississippi.

The Rebels used a 17-3 first-half run to overwhelm the Delta Devils. Henderson scored four points during the pivotal stretch and Nick Williams capped it with a basket with 6:35 remaining in the first half that gave Mississippi a 30-14 lead.

Davon Usher scored 19 points to lead Mississippi Valley State, which shot only 32.2 percent from the field.

Mississippi hosts Coastal Carolina on Tuesday. Mississippi Valley State plays Tuesday at Cincinnati.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Mississippi outscored Mississippi Valley State 48-16 in the paint and held a 34-4 advantage on points off turnovers. … The Delta Devils missed all 10 of their first-half attempts from 3-point range. … Twelve Rebels scored as the bench accounted for 39 points.

Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Blake Ralling 16:00 1-3 0-1 0-0 1 2 3 0 4 0 1 0 2
Davon Usher 36:00 5-17 2-8 7-8 1 5 6 0 3 0 4 0 19
Nate Brandt 29:00 1-10 0-4 0-1 1 1 2 1 3 0 3 0 2
Montreal Holley 14:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 2 1 1 0 0
Darryl Marshall 25:00 2-4 1-2 2-2 1 3 4 3 2 0 4 0 7
Matt Smith 27:00 2-7 0-0 2-7 6 5 11 1 4 3 5 0 6
Julius Francis 21:00 3-5 0-0 1-2 1 5 6 0 3 0 2 1 7
Cameron Dobbs 11:00 3-8 2-6 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8
Darius Tomlin 13:00 2-4 0-0 1-2 0 0 0 2 1 2 2 0 5
Arthur Framery 3:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Cordarius Samples 2:00 0-0 0-0 1-2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1
Cortland Henry 3:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 19-59 5-21 14-24 11 22 33 7 26 6 23 1 57
  32.2% 23.8% 58.3% Team Rebs: 10   Total TO: 23

Mississippi Rebels

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Reginald Buckner 27:00 3-4 0-0 4-6 2 3 5 1 2 4 1 3 10
Marshall Henderson 23:00 6-12 5-11 5-6 0 1 1 1 0 2 1 0 22
Murphy Holloway 23:00 6-10 0-0 3-6 4 7 11 2 2 1 3 0 15
Nick Williams 20:00 1-6 0-1 2-2 0 2 2 3 0 1 1 0 4
Jarvis Summers 17:00 1-2 0-1 1-2 0 1 1 1 4 0 0 1 3
Aaron Jones 5:00 2-3 0-1 0-0 3 1 4 0 2 0 1 1 4
Derrick Millinghaus 22:00 1-9 0-3 4-8 1 1 2 3 2 3 2 0 6
Anthony Perez 18:00 3-8 1-4 2-2 1 1 2 0 2 0 0 1 9
Martavious Newby 15:00 4-12 0-3 3-3 5 3 8 2 2 0 2 1 11
LaDarius White 17:00 0-5 0-3 1-2 1 6 7 1 2 1 0 1 1
Terry Brutus 10:00 3-6 0-0 0-1 2 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 6
Will Norman 2:00 1-1 0-0 0-1 1 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 2
Cade Peeper 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 31-78 6-27 25-39 20 27 47 14 20 13 11 8 93
  39.7% 22.2% 64.1% Team Rebs: 7   Total TO: 11
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