Marquette vs. Rutgers: Recap, Stats, and Box Score

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Marquette vs. Rutgers: Recap, Stats, and Box Score
(15) Marquette 60
(22-7, 6-6 away)
Rutgers 54
(13-15, 10-7 home)
Venue: Louis Brown Athletic Center
7:00PM ET / 4:00PM PT, March 05, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Marquette 21 39 60
Rutgers 31 23 54
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Marquette V Blue 22 J Wilson 5 V Blue 3
Rutgers M Mack 11 M Poole 6 M Mack 4

No. 15 Marquette got a road victory against Rutgers 60-54 in Big East action on Tuesday, Mar. 5. The Golden Eagles were led by Vander Blue, who put up a game-high 22 points and four rebounds. Jamil Wilson scored 10 points and added five rebounds. For the Scarlet Knights, Myles Mack got a team-high 11 points. The next game will be on Saturday, Mar. 9 when Marquette (21-7, 12-4 Big East) goes to St. John's (16-13, 8-9 Big East).

Marquette Game Notes

  • Marquette started 22-7 during the 2007 and 2006 seasons (since 1996).
  • The win over Rutgers extended the Marquette winning streak to three games.
  • The Golden Eagles have won 86 percent of the time this season (12-2) after recording seven or more steals.
  • Marquette has won every game this season (5-0) when opponents record four or fewer steals.
  • This season Marquette has won 88 percent of the time (14-2) when Jamil Wilson has 10 points or more and 100 percent of the time (7-0) when Junior Cadougan has four free throws made or more.
  • This is the second win of the season where the Golden Eagles came back after being down at halftime.
  • Vander Blue accounted for 36.6 percent of the team's points.
  • Vander Blue has led the team in scoring in 15 out of 29 games this season.
  • Trent Lockett has led the team in rebounding in seven out of 29 games this season.
  • This marks the seventh 20-point game of Vander Blue's career.
  • Jamil Wilson has three straight double-digit point games.

Rutgers Game Notes

  • This loss extended the Scarlet Knights losing streak to five games.
  • Myles Mack has led the team in scoring nine times in 28 games this season.
  • Wally Judge set a career high with a 100 percent field goal percentage.
MARQ PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AVander Blue362243104
BJamil Wilson271052112
C+S. Taylor Jr.18710000
C+Trent Lockett17550002
C+Junior Cadougan251013103
C+Derrick Wilson15202100
CDavante Gardner18430202
D+Chris Otule22040001
DJuan Anderson11010100
D-Todd Mayo11000000
RU PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
B+Derrick Randall16830031
B+Myles Mack361114000
BWally Judge20442001
BJerome Seagears331044105
C+Kadeem Jack20650002
CMike Poole20460103
CDane Miller29513112
CAustin Johnson23611001
-Malick Kone3010100

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