The University of Dayton men’s basketball team fell in a close one to No. 25 Mississippi State at home.
Dayton led 51-44 with 6:19 to play, but Mississippi State ended the game with a 21-7 run to win by seven. Mississippi State hit three 3-pointers in the final four minutes to put the game away.
Ryan Mikesell led Dayton with 15 points, while JalenCrutcher had 11 points, 7 assists and 3 steals. Quinndary Weatherspoon led all scorers with 21 points.