|South Carolina Defeats Mississippi State 87-82 - Recap|
Mississippi State was scorched by Maik Kotsar for 25 points as South Carolina defeated them 87-82 in NCAA action on Tuesday.
South Carolina was the ATS victor, as they covered the +6.0-point spread as an underdog.
South Carolina got 17 points from Hassani Gravett and another 11 points from Chris Silva. Chris Silva contributed 4 assists, while Chris Silva cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Mississippi State got 20 points from Aric Holman in a losing cause and another 17 points from Nick Weatherspoon. Lamar Peters contributed 7 assists for them, while Aric Holman had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed South Carolina were victorious, as the score was $HalfScore at the break.
South Carolina had a 43-37 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
South Carolina heads into a battle against Missouri. Mississippi State, meanwhile, will have their next action against Mississippi.