Marquette erases 18-point deficit in second half to beat Georgetown

WASHINGTON — Jamal Cain had a career-high 23 points as Marquette edged past Georgetown 64-60 on Saturday night.

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Dawson Garcia had 11 points and 14 rebounds for Marquette (6-5, 2-3 Big East Conference). Justin Lewis added 10 points.

Marquette totaled 20 points in the first half, a season low for the team, before erasing an 18-point deficit in the second half.

Jahvon Blair had 20 points for the Hoyas (3-6, 1-4). Qudus Wahab added 13 points, 10 rebounds and three blocks. Dante Harris had seven rebounds.