Murray State vs Tennessee Tech

Murray St. 47, Tennessee Tech 39


NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Isaiah Canaan scored 15 points and Murray State outscored Tennessee Tech by 14 points in the second half en route to a 47-39 victory in an Ohio Valley Conference game on Thursday.

Ed Daniel contributed 10 points and 10 rebounds for Murray State (15-4, 6-1), which has won four games in a row.

Jud Dillard had 12 points and five rebounds, and Dennis Ogbe contributed 10 points and six rebounds for Tennessee Tech (7-12, 1-6). The Golden Eagles have lost three in a row and eight of nine.

The Racers shot 34 percent from the field (16 of 47) to 25.5 percent for the Golden Eagles (13 of 51).

Trailing 26-20 at halftime, Murray State tied it at 32-all on Daniel's two free throws with 10:01 left.

Brandon Garrett's three-point play gave Murray State a 41-34 lead with 5:50 remaining, enough of a cushion to claim the victory.

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Murray State Racers
B. Garrett, F282-32-57136
E. Daniel, F244-62-6101310
I. Canaan, G385-154-631215
S. Wilson, G343-103-46239
D. Fields, G200-50-01010
J. Moss230-32-22012
L. Mushatt181-21-25023
E. McCree101-20-03012
T. Rambo30-00-00000
C. Ford20-10-00000
J. Burge00-00-00000
Totals 16-4714-254251647
Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles
D. Ogbe, F244-92-261410
A. Morse, F60-40-02010
J. Dillard, G384-103-451212
J. Samarrippas, G360-92-21312
J. McKay, G160-11-20011
T. Barnes200-11-25141
A. Diressa202-30-03056
M. Marseille161-81-27023
R. Riggins122-30-02024
L. Johnson70-10-00200
M. Hill50-20-00000
Totals 13-5110-143582239
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
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