Scores

Final

Providence 62

(14-15, 3-13 Big East)

Marquette 86

(18-11, 9-7 Big East)

Coverage: FULLCT/ESPN3

4:00 PM ET, February 27, 2011

BMO Harris Bradley Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

1 2 T
PROV 27 3562
MARQ 40 4686

Top Performers

Providence: M. Brooks 17 Pts, 4 Reb, 5 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

Marquette: J. Cadougan 10 Pts, 6 Reb, 10 Ast, 2 Stl

Marquette 86, Providence 62

Associated Press

MILWAUKEE -- Darius Johnson-Odom scored 17 points and Chris Otule added 16 as Marquette beat Providence 86-62 on Sunday.

Jimmy Butler had 15 points for the Golden Eagles (18-11, 9-7 Big East), and Jae Crowder finished with 12 points and 13 rebounds.

One game after scoring a Big East record 52 points in a 94-93 overtime loss to No. 9 Notre Dame, Marshon Brooks scored 17 for the Friars (14-15, 3-13).

Gerard Coleman added 16 points and Vincent Council had 12 for Providence, which lost its sixth straight.

Marquette led 40-27 at the half, then made 10-of-13 shots to start the second half.

The Golden Eagles took their biggest lead, 64-41, with 12:31 left on Junior Cadougan's fastbreak layup, and the Friars didn't get closer than 14 the rest of the way.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
PROV
MARQ
Points 62 86
FG Made-Attempted 23-73 (.315) 31-59 (.525)
3P Made-Attempted 6-21 (.286) 4-11 (.364)
FT Made-Attempted 10-17 (.588) 20-24 (.833)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
Largest Lead 0 24

2010-11 Season

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