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COL BKB: Marquette 89, Seton Hall 76

MILWAUKEE, Jan. 25 (UPI) -- Wesley Mathews and Jerel McNeal scored 22 points each Wednesday night to help 20th-ranked Marquette top Seton Hall, 89-76.

The Golden Eagles rose to 18-4 overall and 5-2 in the Big East.

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Ousmane Barro had 13 points and six rebounds; Dominic James had 11 points, four rebounds, and four assists; while McNeal also had seven rebounds and 10 assists as Marquette won for the fifth straight time.

The Golden Eagles used a 12-3 burst late in the first half to grab a 43-30 halftime lead, and shot 57.9 percent from the floor for the game.

Jamar Nutter had 18 points and seven rebounds; Eugene Harvey scored 14 points; Brian Laing had 13 points and nine rebounds; while John Garcia added 10 points for the Pirates (11-8, 3-4), who have a four-game losing streak.

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