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Morgan State vs. Marquette: Halftime Notes

Marquette leads Morgan State at the half 35 to 17.

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-Marquette enters its final non-conference game looking to win its fourth consecutive game

-The leading scorers at the half are Matt Carlino for Marquette with 9 points, all threes, and Cedric Blossom leads Morgan State with 6 points.

-Morgan State leads the rebound margin 23 to 18, with 10 offensive rebounds.

-Marquette is shooting 53 percent from the field and holding Morgan State to just 20 percent shooting.

-Matt Carlino jumped out to a quick start, hitting threes on consecutive possessions in the first four minutes to give the Golden Eagles a 10-3 lead.

-JaJuan Johnson and Luke Fischer entered the game after the under-16 timeout and made their presence felt immediately, scoring six of Marquette's next eight points.

-At the under-12 timeout, Marquette led 20-9 after the bench sparked a 10-2 run. Eight of their first nine field goals were assisted.

-At the under-8 timeout, Marquette held Morgan State to 3/18 shooting, 18 percent from the field and 1/7 from three, just 14 percent from beyond the arc.

-Morgan State then could not find the basket, going on a drought of nearly 12 minutes and 27 seconds. In that time, they went 0/17 shooting with 4 turnovers, allowing Marquette to go on a 14-0 run.

-In the final 3:10, Morgan State scored eight points, one less point than they scored in the previous 16:50.

-Marquette's bench has 12 points at the half, one less point than Morgan State's starters.

-Morgan State has not led today.