Brescia vs Murray State

Murray St. 88, Brescia 43


MURRAY, Ky. (AP) - Stacy Wilson scored 21 points as Murray State defeated Brescia 88-43 Friday night to win its 23rd consecutive home opener.

Ed Daniel added 15 points and nine rebounds for the reigning Ohio Valley Conference champions.

The Racers got on the board early with a dunk by Brandon Garrett 14 seconds into the game.

A missed layup from Ed Daniel resulted in a rebound dunk from Garrett and the Racers secured a 14-2 lead with 14:47 left in the first half.

Murray State led 40-24 at the break despite only two points from Isaiah Canaan, the Racers' leading scorer last season.

Canaan and Jeffery Moss contributed 11 points and five rebounds each for Murray State, which is 61-3 since 1948 in home openers.

Myron Christian led Brescia, an NAIA program, with 12 points and seven rebounds.

The Bearcats shot only 29.2 percent (7 of 24) in the second half.

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Brescia Bearcats
M. Christian, F354-142-371312
B. Jackson, F131-21-20033
J. Langley, G223-60-13116
T. Halcomb, G200-10-00110
H. Rowe, G90-00-01030
D. Butler331-60-05432
D. Collier233-120-02158
A. Morris224-101-26139
K. Nixon151-20-00203
K. Wilgus60-20-00000
E. Bickerstaff20-00-01000
Totals 17-554-826112243
Murray State Racers
E. Daniel, F234-87-1093215
S. Wilson, F238-162-441421
B. Garrett, F183-32-46108
I. Canaan, G274-91-253011
D. Fields, G211-60-04112
C. Ford193-41-23218
J. Moss184-72-252111
T. Gilmore160-21-21001
E. McCree141-34-43016
T. Rambo102-21-10025
Z. Henderson90-00-06000
J. Burge20-10-00000
Totals 30-6121-3148131288

Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Jax. State0-08-3146
Tenn. Tech0-07-4119
Tenn. St.0-05-4220
Eastern Ky.0-05-6284
Morehead St.0-03-6254
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Murray St.0-07-2123
SE Missouri St.0-06-5250
Austin Peay0-04-6265
UT Martin0-03-8316
Eastern Ill.0-02-7289
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LEHI 77 Final
MIST 62 Final
USA 76 Final
FSU 71
UMOH 59 Final
GAST 55 Final
OHST 0 Canc.
MU 0
GWEB 59 Final
UNC 76
BRY 54 Final
IND 97
SEMO 55 Final
KAN 74
UNT 51 Final
SLIP 62 Final
MICH 100
MD 69 Final
UK 72
SOUT 65 Final
GONZ 103
GTOWN 23 Canc.
FLA 27
IAST 59 Final