Murray State vs UT Martin

Murray St. 73, UT-Martin 62


MARTIN, Tenn. (AP) - Isaiah Canaan scored a game-high 18 points to lead Murray State past Tennessee-Martin 73-62 Thursday night in an Ohio Valley Conference matchup.

Stacy Wilson added 16 points, Jeffery Moss had 14, and Ed Daniels chipped in with 9 points and 11 rebounds to help Murray State (10-3, 1-0) win its conference opener.

Morehead State shot 48 percent (12 for 25) in the first half, and held Tennessee-Martin to just 28 percent (7 for 25) in the period.

Wilson scored 14 points in the half as Murray State took a 33-19 lead into halftime.

Even though Tennessee-Martin (3-12, 0-3) shot 50 percent in the second half, the Racers led by as many as 24 points and shot a better 54.2 percent (13 for 24) for the period.

Murray State outscored Tennessee-Martin 8-0 on fast-break points.

Mike Liabo led the Skyhawks with 12 points.

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Murray State Racers
S. Wilson, F236-93-452216
E. Daniel, F202-55-911219
B. Garrett, F192-20-02114
D. Fields, G190-50-01110
I. Canaan, G166-84-411218
J. Moss254-53-322214
C. Ford190-31-21441
E. McCree150-30-03220
T. Rambo151-31-22213
T. Gilmore112-20-00004
Z. Henderson112-20-23034
L. Mushatt70-20-00020
Totals 25-4917-2635172173
UT Martin Skyhawks
M. Taylor, F253-75-670411
J. Washington, F203-71-12237
J. Childs, G323-110-05436
D. Richardson, G80-10-00040
O. Minor, G70-00-00020
T. Smith272-96-652010
M. Liabo215-70-021012
B. McLaughlin193-30-03136
T. Dowdell152-50-13014
D. Oldham120-30-21110
K. Taylor80-10-00000
B. Jones62-32-21036
Totals 23-5714-1830112462
Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Eastern Ky.11-521-12156
Morehead St.10-617-17201
Jax. State5-1112-19304
Tenn. Tech4-1212-18290
Tenn. St.2-145-26341
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Murray St.16-029-663
UT Martin10-621-13177
Eastern Ill.9-718-15173
SE Miss. St.7-913-17289
Austin Peay3-138-22318
Other games
MICH 94 Final
NW 66
COLO 83 Final
GONZ 78 Final
PEP 62