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Injury mars Marquette’s 86-50 win vs. Texas A&M-CC

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MILWAUKEE — Freshman Vander Blue scored 21 points, leading Marquette to an 86-50 victory over Texas A&M-Corpus Christi on Tuesday night.

The Golden Eagles' runaway victory was marred by the loss of senior forward Joseph Fulce, who sustained what appeared to be a significant left knee injury with just over 13 minutes left in the game.

Fulce, who missed time earlier in the season with a knee injury, was down on the court in pain for several minutes before being helped off.

Blue got off to a hot start, scoring nine of the Golden Eagles' first 14 points.

Jimmy Butler and Jae Crowder had 15 points each for the Golden Eagles (7-2), who took a 25-4 lead to start the game.

Demond Watt had 17 points and eight rebounds for the Islanders (3-6).