Boxscore
Marquette 84, Louisiana State 80
Saturday, December 22, 2012 2:00 PM
Location - BMO Harris Bradley Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Officials - John Cahill, Tim Clougherty, Michael Stephens
Attendance - 14309

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Louisiana State 33 47 80
Marquette 45 39 84

Recap


Marquette 84, Louisiana State 80: Junior Cadougan scored 15 of his 17 points in the second half as the host Golden Eagles rebounded after squandering a 22-point lead to record their 15th straight victory at BMO Harris Bradley Center.

Davante Gardner came off the bench to make all nine of his free throw attempts and finish with a team-high 19 points. Gardner also had five steals and Vander Blue added 17 points for Marquette (8-3), which has won five of its last six.

Andre Stringer made six 3-pointers en route to a game-high 20 points for Louisiana State (7-2), which has dropped two of its last three.

The Tigers erased a 44-22 deficit after going on a 27-5 surge that spanned from the first half into the second. Stringer drilled consecutive 3-pointers as Louisiana State seized a 58-57 edge.

The advantage was short-lived as Blue and Jamil Wilson made 3-pointers and Cadougan drilled another as the Golden Eagles seized a 69-62 lead. The Tigers trimmed the deficit to a basket with 37 seconds left, but Charles Carmouche lost control of the ball and Gardner made four free throws to ice the contest.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Trent Lockett and Blue got the Golden Eagles off to a solid start by keying a 17-3 run to open the contest. Lockett had seven points - including a 3-pointer to finish the run - while Blue made three layups. ... While Stringer went 6-for-10 from 3-point range, the remainder of the Tigers went just 4-for-16 from beyond the arc.

Louisiana State Tigers

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Andre Stringer 34:00 6-12 6-10 2-2 0 2 2 2 3 3 2 0 20
Andrew Del Piero 8:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 2 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 2
Johnny O'Bryant III 32:00 7-17 0-0 0-0 3 2 5 3 5 0 1 0 14
Corban Collins 8:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
Charles Carmouche 32:00 3-8 1-3 8-9 1 3 4 10 2 3 4 0 15
Shavon Coleman 37:00 4-8 1-3 2-2 2 4 6 0 4 1 3 2 11
Anthony Hickey 32:00 8-18 2-8 0-0 2 5 7 3 4 2 1 0 18
Shane Hammink 11:00 0-2 0-1 0-0 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0
Eddie Ludwig 2:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0
Malik Morgan 4:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 29-68 10-26 12-13 11 17 28 18 21 11 14 2 80
  42.6% 38.5% 92.3% Team Rebs: 4   Total TO: 14

Marquette Golden Eagles

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Junior Cadougan 32:00 6-10 1-4 4-4 1 3 4 6 2 0 4 0 17
Trent Lockett 25:00 2-4 1-1 2-2 3 3 6 1 3 1 3 0 7
Vander Blue 32:00 6-11 1-4 4-5 0 2 2 2 2 0 4 0 17
Juan Anderson 12:00 0-2 0-1 0-0 1 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 0
Chris Otule 19:00 1-2 0-0 2-2 2 5 7 0 2 0 0 0 4
Jamil Wilson 27:00 4-10 2-4 1-1 1 4 5 1 3 0 2 0 11
Todd Mayo 12:00 0-4 0-4 2-2 0 0 0 1 1 2 1 0 2
Derrick Wilson 8:00 2-2 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Davante Gardner 21:00 5-6 0-0 9-9 0 3 3 0 3 5 1 0 19
Jake Thomas 10:00 1-4 1-4 0-0 0 1 1 3 0 1 1 0 3
Steve Taylor, Jr. 2:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 27-55 6-22 24-25 8 23 31 15 16 9 16 0 84
  49.1% 27.3% 96.0% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 16