Texas A&M vs. Mississippi State: Recap and Stats

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Texas A&M vs. Mississippi State: Recap and Stats
Texas A&M 55
(13-7, 3-4 away)
Mississippi State 49
(7-12, 6-5 home)
Venue: Humphrey Coliseum
9:00PM ET / 6:00PM PT, January 30, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Texas A&M 17 30 55
Mississippi State 29 18 49
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Texas A&M F Harris 17 K Roberson 12 A Caruso 3
Mississippi State G Ware 14 C Borchert 5 T Bloodman 2

On Wednesday, January 30th, Mississippi State took on Texas A&M and lost on their home court to the Aggies 55-49 in overtime. Texas A&M trailed 29-17 at halftime, but turned things around in the second half to get the win. The Bulldogs were paced by Gavin Ware, who put up a team-high 14 points and four rebounds. Colin Borchert had 10 points and added five rebounds. Kourtney Roberson finished with eight points and 12 rebounds for the Aggies. Mississippi State (7-12, 2-5 SEC) welcomes LSU (11-7, 2-5 SEC) on Saturday, February 2nd.

Mississippi State Game Notes

  • Mississippi State has played in 1 overtime game this season. Over the last 5 seasons, the Bulldogs have played in 16 overtime games with a record of 6-10.
  • The Bulldogs have been unlucky 3 times this season in games decided by 5 or fewer points. Since 2007, Mississippi State has lost 31 close games.
  • Mississippi State has lost 100% of the time this season (0-4) after recording 49 or fewer total points.
  • The Bulldogs have lost 91% of the time this season (1-10) after having a field goal percentage of 40.0% or worse.
  • When the opposition shoots a field goal percentage of 47.2% or better this season, Mississippi State has lost 100% of the time (0-7).
  • When the opposition records 14 or more steals this season, Mississippi State has lost 100% of the time (0-4).
  • When the opposition records 25 or more field goals made this season, Mississippi State has lost 90% of the time (1-9).
  • MState set a season low for field goals made.
  • Mississippi State has been outshot by their opponents in field goal percentage for the past 5 games.
  • This is the 2nd loss of the season where the Bulldogs opponent came back to win after being down at halftime.
  • This is the 9th game at home this season--MState has a 3.0 average scoring margin against opponents at home.
  • The top two scorers (Gavin Ware and Colin Borchert) accounted for 48.9% of the points.
  • Colin Borchert has led the team in rebounding in 5 out of 19 games this season.
  • Gavin Ware has 3 straight double-digit point games.

Texas A&M Game Notes

  • The Aggies won this one, but have lost 3 times this season in games decided by 5 or fewer points. Since 2007, Texas A&M has lost 18 close games.
  • Kourtney Roberson recorded a team season high in steals with 6.
  • Fabyon Harris accounted for 30.9% of the team's points.
  • Kourtney Roberson accounted for 38.7% of the team's rebounds.
  • Fabyon Harris has led the team in scoring 6 times in 20 games this season.
  • Kourtney Roberson has led the team in rebounding 9 times in 20 games this season.
  • Fabyon Harris has 3 straight double-digit point games.
  • Kourtney Roberson recorded the 7th double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • Kourtney Roberson set career highs with 12 rebounds and 6 steals.
TAMU PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AK. Roberson338121612
B+Fabyon Harris391711201
B-Ray Turner20471013
B-J`Mychal Reese361031001
C+Elston Turner431132207
CAlex Caruso29523405
D-Jarod Jahns14000000
-Andrew Young8000001
-Jordan Green3000001
MState PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
BGavin Ware361441112
BColin Borchert351052215
CJalen Steele36912103
CFred Thomas19221000
C-T. Bloodman36532105
C-Craig Sword23821006
DRoquez Johnson21120001
DT. Cunningham17010101

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