Saturday, December 16, 2017
 
 
News: Page (1) of 1 - 11/19/11 Email this story to a friend. email article Print this page (Article printing at MyDmn.com).print page facebook
Mississippi State beats No. 15 Arizona 67-57
Moultrie leads Miss St closing run in 67-57 win over No. 15 Arizona to take 2K Sports Classic
By The Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) ' Arnett Moultrie had 19 points and 10 rebounds and Mississippi State closed the game on a 10-2 run for a 67-57 victory over No. 15 Arizona on Friday night to win the 2K Sports Classic benefiting Coaches vs. Cancer.

Dee Bost added eight points and six assists for Mississippi State (4-1), which won an inseason tournament for the first time since 2000 when the Bulldogs won the Bank One Fiesta Bowl Classic, beating host Arizona 75-74.

Josiah Turner made two free throws with 5:13 to play to bring the Wildcats (4-1) within 57-55.



Moultrie, the tournament MVP, started the big closing run with a basket down low and a tip-in. Arizona, which closed its semifinal win over St. John's with a 23-6 run, couldn't get anything going in the final minutes against the Bulldogs missing six of its last seven shots from the field.


Page: 1


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 





Our Privacy Policy --- About The U.S. Daily News - Contact Us - Advertise With Us - Privacy Guidelines