Boxscore
Marquette 75, North Carolina Central 66
Saturday, December 29, 2012 2:00 PM
Location - BMO Harris Bradley Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Officials - Jeff Anderson, Chris Beaver, Gary Prager
Attendance - 13600

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
North Carolina Central 37 29 66
Marquette 43 32 75

Recap


Marquette 75, North Carolina Central 66:
Vander Blue and Junior Cadougan scored 16 points apiece as the Golden Eagles held off the visiting Eagles.

Todd Mayo added 12 points off the bench and Davante Gardner scored 10 for Marquette (9-3), which improved to 7-0 at home.

Jeremy Ingram scored 20 points and Stanton Kidd had 19 and eight rebounds for N.C. Central (6-7).

The Golden Eagles led by as much as 10 points after back-to-back baskets to begin the second half but N.C. Central never let it slip further than that and chipped away over the next 12 minutes before finally pulling even at 60 on Ingram’s layup with 6:27 left.

The Eagles went over three minutes without a field goal following Ingram’s layup, allowing Marquette to pull back in front 67-60. Ray Willis ended N.C. Central’s drought with a 3-pointer, but Cadougan hit a pair of free throws and Blue drained a 3-pointer to put it away for the Golden Eagles.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Marquette improved to 27-0 all-time against MEAC schools. … The Golden Eagles have won 16 straight home games overall and begin Big East play by hosting Connecticut on Tuesday. … Marquette shot 60 percent from the field to help overcome 20 turnovers.

North Carolina Central Eagles

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Ray Willis 30:00 2-8 1-5 1-2 0 1 1 1 4 0 3 0 6
Jeremy Ingram 40:00 8-15 4-8 0-0 0 0 0 3 2 4 3 0 20
Emanuel Chapman 26:00 2-5 0-2 0-1 0 1 1 5 2 2 2 0 4
DavRon Williams 4:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 1 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 2
Stanton Kidd 40:00 7-14 2-5 3-3 5 3 8 3 3 1 2 0 19
Karamo Jawara 22:00 1-3 0-1 0-0 0 2 2 2 5 2 1 0 2
Drimir Ferguson 14:00 2-3 1-1 2-2 0 0 0 2 2 0 2 0 7
Alfonzo Houston 24:00 3-7 0-0 0-1 1 4 5 0 2 1 1 0 6
TOTAL 200 26-56 8-22 6-9 7 12 19 16 21 10 14 0 66
  46.4% 36.4% 66.7% Team Rebs: 3   Total TO: 14

Marquette Golden Eagles

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Vander Blue 34:00 6-11 3-5 1-2 0 2 2 3 3 1 3 0 16
Juan Anderson 17:00 3-4 0-1 3-4 0 3 3 2 2 0 0 0 9
Chris Otule 13:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 0
Junior Cadougan 24:00 5-8 0-2 6-7 0 3 3 2 0 3 5 0 16
Trent Lockett 11:00 2-2 1-1 0-0 1 1 2 0 1 0 1 0 5
Derrick Wilson 18:00 1-1 0-0 2-2 0 1 1 3 2 0 0 0 4
Todd Mayo 24:00 4-5 1-1 3-3 1 5 6 2 3 2 2 1 12
Jamil Wilson 19:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 1 2 3 0 3 0 6 1 0
Davante Gardner 20:00 2-4 0-0 6-7 0 1 1 2 2 0 2 0 10
Steve Taylor, Jr. 15:00 1-4 0-1 1-2 1 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 3
Jamal Ferguson 2:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
Jake Thomas 3:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 24-40 5-11 22-27 4 21 25 14 17 8 20 3 75
  60.0% 45.5% 81.5% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 20