Mississippi 102, Troy 76

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) - Freshman Chris Warren had 23 points and 10 assists and sparked a 25-0 run early in the second half Tuesday night to help Mississippi beat Troy 102-76.

Dwayne Curtis had 17 points and 10 rebounds, Jeremey Parnell scored 12, and Kenny Williams and Trevor Gaskins added 10 apiece for the Rebels.

Ole Miss improved to 5-0 for the first time since the 2000-01 season, when the Rebels advanced to the third round of the NCAA Tournament.

Jerome Odem led Troy (1-4) with 17 points. Justin Jonus added 12 and Brandon Hazzard scored 11.

The Rebels fell behind 8-0 but closed the first half with a 5-0 spurt in the final minute to take 47-42 halftime lead they never surrendered.

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