Ja Morant’s spectacular performance led Murray State past Marquette today, 83-64.
Morant finished with a triple-double, going for 17 points, 11 rebounds and 16 assists. All from a player that only took 9 shots. Tevin Brown led Murray State in scoring, with 19 points.
The 12th seeded Murray State advances to the second round of the NCAA Tournament, facing the winner of Virginia Tech/Saint Louis.