Your key stats to the moment, with Marquette leading 17-10 and 7:48 left.
Points in the paint: Marquette leads 14-6.
Points off turnovers: Marquette leads 8-0.
Still, UK hanging tough. Marquette has put Dominic James on Joe Crawford, which shows exactly who the Golden Eagles are worried most about.
Ousmane Barro is grabbing some big offensive boards for Marquette, but just isn’t good enough offensively to do anything with them. I sense we’re going to see some big adjustments coming soon by either or both teams. This will be an interesting chess match down the stretch.
One thing Marquette is doing that should worry UK — it is not deviating from its intention to pound the ball inside.