January 28, 2015

MILWAUKEE (AP) Sterling Gibbs scored 24 points, including 11 straight for Seton Hall early in the second half, and had 10 assists to lead the Pirates past Marquette 80-70 on Wednesday night.

Seton Hall started the second half on a 17-2 run and outscored Marquette 28-8 through the first 9 minutes of the second half - highlighted by three consecutive 3-pointers by Gibbs.

Khadeen Carrington scored 20 points and Brandon Mobley had 13 with nine rebounds for Seton Hall (14-6, 4-4 Big East). Angel Delgado added 12 points and 11 boards.

Jaren Sina hit three of Seton Hall's six first-half 3-pointers as the Pirates held a 32-28 edge at the break. Marquette's Matt Carlino also had three makes from distance in the opening 20 minutes.

Carlino hit four 3-pointers and finished with 16 points for Marquette (10-10, 2-6). Sandy Cohen III had 11, and Juan Anderson and Derrick Wilson added 10 apiece.

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