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

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Marquette vs. Miami: Recap, Stats, and Box Score
(15) Marquette 71
(26-8, 5-6 away)
(5) Miami 61
(29-7, 14-1 home)
Venue: Verizon Center
7:15PM ET / 4:15PM PT, March 28, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Marquette 29 42 71
Miami 16 45 61
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Marquette J Wilson 16 T Lockett 11 D Wilson 3
Miami S Larkin 14 D Scott 7 D Scott 5

On Thursday, Mar. 28, No. 2-seeded Miami (FL) took on No. 3-seeded Marquette and fell to the Golden Eagles 71-61 in the Sweet Sixteen. The Hurricanes were paced by Shane Larkin, who put up a team-high 14 points and four rebounds. Durand Scott scored 10 points and added seven rebounds. Jamil Wilson got a game-high 16 points and eight rebounds for the Golden Eagles. Miami (FL) closes out the season with a 29-7 record. The Hurricanes got to the NCAA Tournament as the ACC champion after beating North Carolina 87-77 in the conference championship. In the regular season, they finished first in the ACC with a 15-3 record in conference play. In making the Sweet Sixteen, Miami (FL) defeated No. 15-seeded Pacific 78-49 in the second round and then No. 7-seeded Illinois 63-59 in the third round.

Miami (FL) Game Notes

  • Prior to this game, Miami (FL) played 31 Top 25 opponents in the last five seasons with a record of 9-22.
  • Miami (FL) has turned the ball over less than their opponents for the past six games.
  • The top two scorers (Shane Larkin and Kenny Kadji) accounted for 40.9 percent of the points.
  • Shane Larkin has led the team in scoring in 13 out of 36 games this season.
  • Durand Scott has led the team in rebounding in four out of 36 games this season.
  • Shane Larkin has 12 straight double-digit point games.
  • This was the fourth foul out of the season for Durand Scott.

Marquette Game Notes

  • The top two scorers (Jamil Wilson and Vander Blue) accounted for 42.2 percent of the points.
  • Trent Lockett accounted for 30.5 percent of the team's rebounds.
  • Jamil Wilson has led the team in scoring eight times in 34 games this season.
  • Trent Lockett has led the team in rebounding 11 times in 34 games this season.
  • Vander Blue has six straight double-digit point games.
  • Trent Lockett recorded the ninth double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • Jamil Wilson has eight straight double-digit point games.
  • Jamil Wilson set a career high with eight defensive rebounds.
MARQ PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
A+Jamil Wilson331682031
AChris Otule151131000
ATrent Lockett388112001
B+Davante Gardner251441001
BVander Blue401432204
B-Junior Cadougan28851103
C-Juan Anderson6011000
C-Derrick Wilson12003000
-S. Taylor Jr.3001001
MIA PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AShane Larkin391444101
B+Durand Scott351075103
BJulian Gamble19650010
BErik Swoope7620010
B-T. McKinney-Jones32933101
CKenny Kadji281130012
CRion Brown28540000
-Tonye Jekiri8030000
-R. Akpejiori4000000

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