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Final

Murray State 73

(10-3, 1-0 OVC)

UT Martin 62

(3-12, 0-3 OVC)

    Coverage: ESPN3

    8:00 PM ET, January 3, 2013

    Skyhawk Arena, Martin, Tennessee

    1 2 T
    MURR 33 4073
    UTM 19 4362

    Top Performers

    Murray State: S. Wilson 16 Pts, 5 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Blk

    Tennessee-Martin: M. Liabo 12 Pts, 2 Reb, 1 Ast

    Murray St. 73, UT-Martin 62

    Associated Press

    MARTIN, Tenn. -- 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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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    MURR
    UTM
    Points 73 62
    FG Made-Attempted 25-49 (.510) 23-57 (.404)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-19 (.316) 2-11 (.182)
    FT Made-Attempted 17-26 (.654) 14-18 (.778)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 24 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 24 0

    2012-13 Season

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