Marquette 67, Seton Hall 46

Tuesday, February 19, 2013 7:00 PM
Location - Prudential Center, Newark, New Jersey
Officials - Brent Hampson, Lamar Simpson, Mike Stuart
Attendance - 6224

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Marquette 27 40 67
Seton Hall 27 19 46

Recap


No. 20 Marquette 67, Seton Hall 46: Vander Blue scored 19 points and Davante Gardner added 18 off the bench as the visiting Golden Eagles pulled away in the second half to complete a season sweep of the Pirates.

Jamil Wilson contributed 10 points and nine rebounds as Marquette (19-6, 10-3 Big East) moved one-half game ahead of Syracuse and Georgetown for first place in the Big East.

Gardner scored 14 of his points in the second half and had 10 in a 25-1 game-breaking run as the Golden Eagles handed Seton Hall (13-14, 2-12) its eighth consecutive defeat.

Fuquan Edwin scored 14 points and Aaron Cosby had 11 for the Pirates, who shot a miserable 29.4 percent and finished 7 of 27 from 3-point range.

The Pirates took their last lead at 33-32 on Tom Maayan's basket with 17:50 to play but Marquette ripped off 17 unanswered points to take command. Wilson's 3-pointer capped the 25-1 burst as the Golden Eagles held Seton Hall without a field goal for nearly 9 1/2 minutes.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Trent Lockett had nine points and eight rebounds to help Marquette to a dominating 38-24 on the backboards. ... Seton Hall erased a seven-point deficit in the final 29 seconds of the first half, getting a layup from Edwin, a 3-pointer by Cosby and two free throws from Aaron Geramipoor to make it 27-27 at the half. ... The Golden Eagles, who beat Seton Hall 69-62 last month, have won 11 of the last 13 meetings between the schools.

Marquette Golden Eagles

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Juan Anderson 9:00 1-3 1-1 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 3
Chris Otule 16:00 3-3 0-0 0-0 2 2 4 1 0 0 2 0 6
Junior Cadougan 26:00 0-5 0-1 0-0 0 2 2 4 2 2 2 0 0
Trent Lockett 32:00 3-6 1-2 2-2 3 5 8 2 2 2 0 2 9
Vander Blue 34:00 8-14 2-6 1-3 1 2 3 1 1 2 2 0 19
Davante Gardner 25:00 6-10 0-1 6-7 2 3 5 0 2 1 2 0 18
Jamil Wilson 26:00 4-7 1-2 1-3 3 6 9 2 3 0 1 2 10
Todd Mayo 3:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0
Derrick Wilson 14:00 0-2 0-1 0-1 1 0 1 5 0 1 0 0 0
Steve Taylor, Jr. 9:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 0 5 5 0 1 0 0 0 2
Jake Thomas 3:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jamal Ferguson 2:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dylan Flood 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
TOTAL 200 26-53 5-15 10-16 12 26 38 15 13 8 13 5 67
  49.1% 33.3% 62.5% Team Rebs: 5   Total TO: 13

Seton Hall Pirates

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Aaron Cosby 34:00 4-12 3-8 0-0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 11
Haralds Karlis 28:00 1-6 0-4 0-0 0 5 5 2 1 2 0 0 2
Tom Maayan 25:00 1-4 0-1 0-0 1 3 4 2 4 2 3 1 2
Gene Teague 21:00 1-3 0-0 1-2 0 3 3 1 3 0 2 0 3
Fuquan Edwin 32:00 4-14 1-6 5-6 2 2 4 3 0 4 4 1 14
Aaron Geramipoor 6:00 0-0 0-0 2-2 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 2
Kyle Smyth 25:00 3-6 3-6 0-0 0 2 2 1 2 0 0 0 9
Brian Oliver 16:00 0-3 0-2 0-0 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 0
Kevin Johnson 13:00 1-3 0-0 1-2 2 3 5 0 1 0 0 0 3
TOTAL 200 15-51 7-27 9-12 6 18 24 10 15 9 11 2 46
  29.4% 25.9% 75.0% Team Rebs: 0   Total TO: 11