Nov. 10. 2017
MU TOPS MOUNT ST. MARY'S, 80-59, IN LIDLIFTER
Marquette led by as many as 37 on its way to an 80-59 victory over Mount St. Mary’s on Friday evening in its season lidlifter at the BMO Harris Bradley Center.
Senior guard Andrew Rowsey posted a game-high 23 points along with five assists and three steals as the Golden Eagles (1-0) captured their mainland game as part of the Maui Jim Maui Invitational.
Mount St. Mary’s senior guard Junior Robinson scored a team-high 20 points after averaging 32.5 points per game in the Mountaineers’ two exhibition contests.
Marquette improves to 85-16 all-time in season lidlifters and has won 17 of its last 18 openers overall.
The Golden Eagles return to the Al McGuire Court on Tuesday, Nov. 14 against No. 20/21 Purdue at 7:30 p.m. The contest will be broadcast live on FS1 from the BMO Harris Bradley Center as part of the Gavitt Tipoff Games.