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Mississippi State beats Auburn 82-74

Roquez Johnson scored 18 points, Colin Borchert added 17 and Mississippi State beat Auburn 82-74 on Wednesday night. Mississippi State (13-5, 3-2 Southeastern Conference) led by 10 points midway through the second half before Auburn rallied and Chris Denson's layup cut it to 59-58 with 4:35 remaining. But little-used Mississippi State reserve Tyson Cunningham scored the next...
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January 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Mississippi State tops Mississippi 76-72

Roquez Johnson doesn't shoot particularly well, has no real post moves and is undersized for a power forward. But the 6-foot-7 junior does provide relentless energy. And many nights, that's enough to make him valuable. Johnson tied a career high with 20 points using his usual variety of putbacks and unorthodox moves around the basket, Craig Sword added 15 and Mississippi...
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January 11, 2014  |  Discuss

AP: MSU 76, Ole Miss 72

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Roquez Johnson tied a career high with 20 points, Craig Sword added 15 and Mississippi State beat Mississippi 76-72 on Saturday afternoon.
January 11, 2014  |  Discuss

ScoutTV: Johnson, Sword Talk To The Media

ScoutTV: Mississippi State men's basketball players Roquez Johnson and Craig Sword talk to the media about their upcoming SEC games.
January 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Mississippi State holds off Loyola in 65-64 OT win

Mississippi State's Craig Sword and Roquez Johnson combined for 44 points as the Bulldogs held off Loyola 65-64 in overtime Sunday. Sword had a game-high 24 points and put MSU (5-1) in front for good with an old-fashioned three-point play with 1:36 left in overtime. Johnson had a career-best 20 points and also his first double-double of the season with 11 rebounds. Sword was...
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December 01, 2013  |  Discuss

ScoutTV: MSU Basketball Players, Nov 19, 2013

ScoutTV: Mississippi State men's basketball players Trivante Bloodman, Roquez Johnson and Gavin Ware talk to the media after their 94-72 win over Mississippi Valley State University.
November 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Mississippi St. 56, South Carolina 54

Craig Sword scored 18 points, Roquez Johnson added 14 and Mississippi State edged South Carolina 56-54 on Wednesday in the Southeastern Conference opener for both teams. Mississippi State (6-7) first-year coach Rick Ray won his SEC debut. Sword shot 6 of 11 from the field and had a dunk with 26 seconds left that provided enough separation for the victory. South Carolina's Bruce...
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January 09, 2013  |  Discuss

All-American JC Colin Borchert inks with Mississippi State

New Mississippi State head coach Rick Ray stayed in-state to land his third prospect since taking over his new post. On Tuesday, Mississippi State announced the signing of 6′-8″, 225 pound forward Colin Borchert, who was a third-team NJCAA All-American at  East Mississippi Community College (MS). “I felt at home when I came to campus for my [...] Related posts: Roquez Johnson...
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May 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Darrell Johnson becomes first Kansas State recruit under Weber

Kansas State’s new era under former Illinois coach Bruce Weber has kicked off in earnest, with the first recruit now on the board. Parkway North (MO) power forward Darrell Johnson, a 6′-8″, 230 pound power forward, committed to the Wildcats over Virginia Tech on Tuesday. In a report on, Johnson cited his close relationship to [...] Related posts: Another 7-footer...
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April 17, 2012  |  Discuss
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