Boxscore
Marquette 89, Mississippi St. 62
Tuesday, November 20, 2012 2:30 PM
Location - Lahaina Civic Center, Lahaina, Hawaii
Officials - Kevin Ferguson, Joe Lindsay, Bert Smith
Attendance - 2400

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Marquette 48 41 89
Mississippi St. 27 35 62

Recap


Marquette 89, Mississippi State 62:
Vander Blue recorded 18 points to lead the Golden Eagles in scoring for the second consecutive game at the Maui Invitational.

Davante Gardner contributed 15 points and 12 rebounds for Marquette (4-1), which lost to Butler the day before on a last-second 3-pointer. Trent Lockett, in his first season at Marquette after playing three years at Arizona State, scored 13 points and Jamil Wilson added 11 points and four blocked shots.

Fred Thomas, a freshman guard, led outmanned Mississippi State (1-3) with 17 points and sophomore forward Roquez Johnson had 16, one off his career high.

Marquette finished with 14 steals, 15 offensive rebounds and forced 22 turnovers. The Golden Eagles also shot 7-for-11 from 3-point range.

Mississippi State didn’t score in the game’s first 4 1/2 minutes and fell behind by as many as 25 points in the first half.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Mississippi State only brought only six scholarship players to the tournament and used seven players against Marquette. … All 11 players who entered the game for Marquette recorded at least one steal. … Marquette junior G Jake Thomas made all three of his 3-point tries and scored nine points.

Marquette Golden Eagles

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Chris Otule 18:00 3-6 0-0 2-2 4 4 8 0 1 1 1 2 8
Junior Cadougan 21:00 1-5 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 5 2 2 4 0 2
Trent Lockett 23:00 5-10 2-2 1-1 1 2 3 4 3 1 0 0 13
Vander Blue 24:00 8-14 2-3 0-0 0 0 0 3 2 1 1 0 18
Juan Anderson 16:00 1-5 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 1 2
Davante Gardner 22:00 7-14 0-0 1-1 8 4 12 2 0 1 3 1 15
Jamil Wilson 19:00 4-5 0-1 3-3 1 3 4 1 3 1 0 4 11
Derrick Wilson 21:00 1-3 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 2 2 2 0 2
Jake Thomas 10:00 3-3 3-3 0-0 0 1 1 1 4 1 0 0 9
Steve Taylor, Jr. 10:00 2-3 0-0 1-2 1 2 3 0 1 1 0 0 5
Jamal Ferguson 14:00 2-3 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 2 2 0 0 4
Dylan Flood 2:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 37-71 7-11 8-9 15 17 32 18 20 14 12 8 89
  52.1% 63.6% 88.9% Team Rebs: 6   Total TO: 12

Mississippi St. Bulldogs

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Wendell Lewis 20:00 1-3 0-0 4-4 2 2 4 1 3 0 3 0 6
Roquez Johnson 26:00 5-9 0-1 6-8 6 2 8 1 3 1 3 3 16
Trivante Bloodman 27:00 1-2 1-1 2-3 1 1 2 1 2 1 3 0 5
Craig Sword 31:00 2-11 0-2 3-5 1 1 2 2 3 1 6 0 7
Fred Thomas 34:00 6-15 4-8 1-1 0 3 3 0 0 1 1 0 17
Tyson Cunningham 30:00 0-3 0-0 0-0 2 1 3 2 0 1 4 0 0
Gavin Ware 32:00 5-9 0-0 1-2 2 4 6 0 2 1 2 1 11
TOTAL 200 20-52 5-12 17-23 14 14 28 7 13 6 22 4 62
  38.5% 41.7% 73.9% Team Rebs: 5   Total TO: 22