"Once we turned the defense up, I feel like that's when we're better offensively," Mississippi State guard Nick Weatherspoon said. "We got going, started getting points in transition and felt like we got them on their heels."
No. 5 Kentucky escapes with 71-67 win over Mississippi St →
"We were playing as a team," Weatherspoon said. "I'm excited about that and I'm excited about the win."
No. 22 Mississippi St rallies past No. 16 Auburn 92-84 →