Duane Wilson scores 30 in Marquette’s 67-59 win over Tennessee
KE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Duane Wilson scored 30 points to lead Marquette past Tennessee 67-59 Sunday in the third-place game of the Orlando Classic.
Derrick Wilson added 11 points for Marquette (4-3).
Marquette’s Matt Carlino, who set a classic record with 38 points in Thursday’s 72-70 win over Georgia Tech, had six points and finished with 58 in the Golden Eagles’ three games. The tournament record is 73, set by Kansas State’s Michael Beasley in 2007.
Tennessee (2-3) got 18 points from Armani Moore. Josh Richardson had his streak of eight consecutive double-digit scoring games end after picking up nine.
After Tennessee got within one, Duane Wilson made consecutive 3-pointers to put Marquette up 50-43 with 9 minutes to play. Derrick Wilson’s short jumper made it 57-47 with 4:20 left.