Murray State vs San Francisco

Murray St. 70, San Francisco 67


ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - Donte Poole finished with 22 points, helping Murray State hang on to a 70-67 win over San Francisco on Friday in the third round of the Great Alaska Shootout.

The Racers (6-0) led the whole way, including by as many as 14 points late in the first half. They advanced to Saturday's championship against Southern Mississippi.

But the Dons (5-2) mounted a comeback after the break, outscoring Murray State 48-40 and pulling within a point four times in the final 1:12.

San Francisco never closed the gap, however, in part because the Racers' Jewuan Long sank four free throws in the final 11 seconds.

Long finished with 12 points while Isaiah Canaan added 21 and Ivan Aska 10.

Rashad Green led the Dons with a game-high 23 points, shooting 7 for 10 from the field and 8 for 10 from the free-throw line. Cody Doolin added 18 points and Michael Williams 10 for San Francisco.

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Murray State (6-0) «304070
San Francisco (5-2)194867

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Murray State Racers
I. Aska, F364-81-242410
D. Poole, F356-96-712122
E. Daniel, F200-10-02040
I. Canaan, G367-133-473121
J. Long, G313-54-445212
B. Garrett150-13-41013
S. Wilson100-40-00020
Z. Jackson90-12-20002
L. Mushatt80-00-01020
Totals 20-4219-2320121770
San Francisco Dons
A. Caloiaro, F301-73-43146
P. Blackwell, F293-40-01456
M. Williams, G352-95-642210
C. Doolin, G348-111-155018
R. Green, G317-108-1040323
C. Dickerson142-30-13034
D. O'Connor120-00-00230
A. Johnson90-00-00120
J. Raffington60-10-02000
Totals 23-4517-2225152267
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EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Morehead St.10-614-16200
Jax. State9-720-15151
Tenn. St.8-817-13161
Tenn. Tech8-812-20277
Eastern Ky.5-1112-19248
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UT Martin10-622-13164
SE Missouri St.9-715-18274
Murray St.8-816-17230
Austin Peay7-911-19261
Eastern Ill.6-1014-15265

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St. Marys16-229-517
San Fran.10-820-1394
Santa Clara10-817-16125
San Diego6-1213-18204
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