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Recap - Mississippi State Defeats Missouri 78-63

Mississippi State got 24 points from D.J. Stewart Jr. en route to a 78-63 victory over Missouri on Tuesday at Humphrey Coliseum.

Mississippi State was a +2.0-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

Mississippi State got 20 points from Iverson Molinar and another 15 points from Tolu Smith. D.J. Stewart Jr. contributed 4 assists, while Tolu Smith cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.

Missouri got a 16-point performance from Jeremiah Tilmon, who was supported by 13 points from Xavier Pinson. Xavier Pinson had 8 assists in a losing cause for Missouri, while Jeremiah Tilmon grabbed 6 rebounds.

Mississippi State was losing at the break before taking care of business in the second half.

Mississippi State had a 32-18 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.

Mississippi State heads into a battle against Vanderbilt. Missouri, meanwhile, will have their next action against LSU.