WKYT | Lexington, Kentucky | Sports

Mississippi State knocks out Vandy, face Cats in SEC finals

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Barry Stewart scored 14 points and
Mississippi State advanced to its second consecutive Southeastern
Conference tournament championship game with a 62-52 win over No.
20 Vanderbilt on Saturday.
The Bulldogs (23-10) face a Kentucky team returning to the
championship game for the first time since 2004.
Dee Bost, Phil Turner and Jarvis Varnado each added 11 for
Mississippi State, which won four straight games in the 2009
tournament for its first title in seven seasons. The Bulldogs
received a first-round bye this time after sharing the SEC West
Division crown with Mississippi, a team they beat twice this
season.
Jermaine Beal scored 11 for Vanderbilt (24-8), which was hoping
to reach the SEC tournament championship game for only the second
time.

(Copyright 2010 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus

WKYT

2851 Winchester Rd. Lexington, Ky 40509 859-299-0411 - switchboard 859-299-2727 - newsroom
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 87595592 - wkyt.com/a?a=87595592
Gray Television, Inc.