Scores

Final OT

Mississippi St 61

(18-8, 9-3 SEC)

South Carolina 56

(12-14, 4-8 SEC)

    4:00 PM ET, February 23, 2008

    Colonial Life Arena, Columbia, South Carolina

    1 2 OT T
    MSST 20 30 1161
    SC 21 29 656

    Top Performers

    Mississippi State: C. Rhodes 24 Pts, 9 Reb, 3 Ast

    South Carolina: M. Holmes 12 Pts, 13 Reb, 1 Blk

    Mississippi State Bulldogs
    STARTERSMINFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    C. Rhodes, F-C4211-172-3593124
    J. Varnado, F373-51-1112157
    B. Hansbrough, G382-73-307549
    B. Stewart, G433-101-213028
    J. Gordon, G-F363-102-405459
    BENCHMINFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    R. Johnson, G60-20-000100
    R. Benock, G70-00-000010
    B. Johnson, F-C30-00-012000
    P. Turner, G51-10-000013
    E. Bailey, F80-11-201001
    TOTALSFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    23-5310-15839141961
    43.4%66.7% 
    TEAM REBS: 3
    TURNOVERS: 19 (C Rhodes 3, B Hansbrough 2, B Stewart 4, J Varnado 3, J Gordon 7)
    BLOCKED SHOTS: 5 (J Varnado 5)
    STEALS: 7 (B Johnson 1, B Hansbrough 2, B Stewart 1, J Gordon 2, R Johnson 1)
    3-PT FGS: 5-18, .278 (P Turner 1-1, B Hansbrough 2-6, B Stewart 1-6, J Gordon 1-4, R Johnson 0-1)
    South Carolina Gamecocks
    STARTERSMINFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    D. Archie, F180-20-001150
    D. Day, G-F352-81-225026
    E. Baniulis, F411-71-211124
    D. Downey, G436-184-6141219
    Z. Fredrick, G372-121-412335
    BENCHMINFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    B. Raley-Ross, G213-62-3131010
    C. Gray, F10-00-000000
    M. Holmes, F-C296-120-06130212
    TOTALSFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    20-659-17122971656
    30.8%52.9% 
    TEAM REBS: 7
    TURNOVERS: 11 (M Holmes 2, E Baniulis 2, Z Fredrick 3, D Downey 1, D Day 3)
    BLOCKED SHOTS: 1 (M Holmes 1)
    STEALS: 6 (Z Fredrick 2, D Downey 3, D Archie 1)
    3-PT FGS: 7-36, .194 (B Raley-Ross 2-5, E Baniulis 1-7, Z Fredrick 0-7, D Downey 3-9, D Day 1-7, D Archie 0-1)

     Technicals: None
     Officials: Tom Eades, Patrick Evans, Mike Thibodeaux
     Attendance: 15,093