LAS VEGAS, Nevada (AP) -- Rickea Jackson scored 17 points, Jessika Carter had a double-double, and No. 15 Mississippi State beat Virginia 72-59 in the championship game of the Duel in the Desert.
Carter finished with 13 points, 15 rebounds and two blocks. Jordan Danberry and JaMya Mingo-Young added 10 points apiece for Mississippi State. Jackson and Carter were selected to the all-tournament team with Jackson named MVP.
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