Mississippi 57, Wisconsin 46

Friday, March 22, 2013 12:40 PM
Location - Sprint Center, Kansas City, Missouri
Officials - James Gattis, David Hall, Wally Rutecki
Attendance - N/A

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Mississippi 22 35 57
Wisconsin 25 21 46

Recap


Mississippi 57, Wisconsin 46:
Marshall Henderson scored 17 of his 19 points in the second half as the 12-seeded Rebels upset the Badgers in the second round of the NCAA Tournament at Kansas City, Mo.

Murphy Holloway collected 10 points and nine rebounds and Reginald Buckner added nine and 12 for Mississippi (27-8), which won its opening game for the first time since the 2001 squad reached the Sweet 16. The Rebels will play La Salle in Sunday's third round.

Sam Dekker scored 14 points off the bench as Wisconsin (23-12) had its six-year streak of opening round wins in the Tournament come to an end. The Badgers shot 25.4 percent, including 7-of-30 from 3-point range.

Henderson missed 12 of his first 13 shots before burying his first 3-pointer to pull the Rebels within 36-33 with 11:22 left. He knocked down another from beyond the arc less than two minutes later to tie it and totaled 13 points during a 20-8 burst that left Mississippi with a 50-44 lead with 2:48 to play.

Wisconsin missed six straight 3-point attempts over the next 83 seconds and Henderson closed it out, breaking free for a layup and burying two free throws with 39 seconds to play.

GAME NOTEBOOK:
The Badgers did not have a starter make more than two field goals and shot 22.2 percent after the break. … Mississippi G Jarvis Summers and Henderson combined to go 7-of-7 from the free throw line. The rest of the Rebels were 3-of-9. … Wisconsin last suffered an opening loss against Arizona in 2006. The Badgers had won at least one game in the Tournament in 10 of their previous 11 trips.
 

Mississippi Rebels

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Murphy Holloway 37:00 4-7 0-0 2-4 2 7 9 2 2 2 0 1 10
Nick Williams 27:00 2-6 0-2 0-0 0 3 3 1 2 0 0 0 4
Marshall Henderson 35:00 6-21 3-12 4-4 0 4 4 1 0 1 3 0 19
Reginald Buckner 33:00 4-10 0-0 1-5 5 7 12 0 2 2 1 5 9
Jarvis Summers 32:00 3-7 0-0 3-3 1 2 3 3 5 1 4 0 9
LaDarius White 20:00 3-6 0-1 0-0 2 4 6 0 0 0 0 0 6
Derrick Millinghaus 6:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0
Terry Brutus 9:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Martavious Newby 0:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Anthony Perez 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 22-57 3-15 10-16 10 30 40 8 12 6 9 6 57
  38.6% 20.0% 62.5% Team Rebs: 3   Total TO: 9

Wisconsin Badgers

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Ryan Evans 28:00 2-8 0-0 1-3 1 6 7 2 0 1 1 1 5
Jared Berggren 30:00 2-10 1-5 3-4 4 5 9 1 2 0 2 3 8
Traevon Jackson 35:00 2-10 1-2 3-4 3 2 5 4 4 1 2 0 8
Mike Bruesewitz 32:00 1-4 1-3 0-0 1 5 6 1 3 1 4 2 3
Ben Brust 38:00 2-9 2-9 0-0 1 3 4 0 1 3 0 0 6
Frank Kaminsky 10:00 1-4 0-0 0-0 1 2 3 2 2 0 1 1 2
Sam Dekker 20:00 5-13 2-10 2-2 2 1 3 0 3 1 1 0 14
George Marshall 7:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 15-59 7-30 9-13 13 25 38 10 16 7 11 7 46
  25.4% 23.3% 69.2% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 11