Murray State vs Austin Peay

Murray St. 71, Austin Peay 68

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Isaiah Canaan scored 26 points, and Ed Daniel had 21 points and 13 rebounds to lead Murray State to a 71-68 victory against Austin Peay in an Ohio Valley Conference game Saturday night

Canaan made 8 of 16 from the field and 6 of 7 from the line, and Daniel shot 6 of 7 from the field and made 9 of 13 free throws for the Racers (12-4, 3-1).

Travis Betran had 27 points for the Governors (5-13, 1-3), Will Triggs scored 12 points and Anthony Campbell 10. Austin Peay beat Morehead State 84-81 in overtime on Wednesday to snap an eight-game losing streak.

Murray State led 31-29 at the half, but Betran made two free throws to grab a 53-52 lead with 6:08 left.

The Racers went ahead to stay 55-53 on Daniel's three-point play at 5:46, although Betran's four-point play closed it to 70-68 with 11 seconds remaining.

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Murray State Racers
E. Daniel, F316-79-13130221
B. Garrett, F313-40-07336
S. Wilson, F282-91-22056
I. Canaan, G378-166-744226
D. Fields, G300-40-12310
J. Moss201-53-42016
E. McCree132-40-04004
T. Rambo61-10-01012
L. Mushatt40-10-01000
Z. Henderson10-00-00010
Totals 23-5119-2740101671
 45.1%70.4% 
Austin Peay Governors
A. Campbell, F313-113-451210
W. Triggs, F306-110-020112
C. Horton, C282-31-24155
T. Betran, G398-196-845027
J. Purvis, G272-70-05336
C. Arentsen142-40-04036
A. Lynch131-30-00012
M. Hasse120-00-03350
C. Freeman50-10-01000
H. Lawrence10-00-00010
Totals 24-5910-1431132168
 40.7%71.4% 
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EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Belmont12-420-1295
Tenn. St.11-520-11148
Tenn. Tech11-519-11134
Morehead St.11-523-14127
Eastern Ky.6-1015-16210
Jax. State4-128-23309
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UT Martin10-620-15212
Murray St.10-617-14169
Eastern Ill.9-713-17271
Austin Peay7-918-18189
SIUE3-136-22305
SE Miss. St.2-145-24342
 
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