Zeigler leads No. 9 Tennessee over Mississippi State 70-59

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Zakai Zeigler had 24 points and Tennessee made 8 of 9 3-pointers in the second half as the No. 9 Volunteers were able to pull away late in a 70-59 win over Mississippi State on Tuesday night. Tennessee’s Julian Phillips had 18 points and 11 rebounds while Josiah-Jordan James finished with 13 points. Shakeel Moore had his best game as a collegiate player scoring a career-high 20 points for the Bulldogs, making all eight of his free throw attempts. Tolu Smith had 11 points and 10 rebounds.

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