Scores

Final

Austin Peay 70

(10-7, 6-1 OVC)

Murray State 82

(8-7, 5-3 OVC)

    8:30 PM ET, January 10, 2008

    CFSB Center, Murray, Kentucky

    1 2 T
    PEAY 32 3870
    MURR 33 4982

    Top Performers

    Austin Peay: D. Wright 14 Pts, 2 Reb, 2 Ast, 3 Stl

    Murray St: B. Carter 26 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Murray St. 82, Austin Peay 70

    Associated Press

    MURRAY, Ky. (AP) -- Bruce Carter hit four 3-pointers and scored 26 points to lead Murray State to an 82-70 win over Austin Peay on Thursday night.

    Tyler Holloway added 16 points for the Racers (8-7, 5-3 Ohio Valley Conference), Kevin Thomas had 14 points and 10 assists and Danero Thomas scored 12 points.

    Ernest Fields was 11-of-12 from the free-throw line and finished with 15 points to lead five players in double figures for Austin Peay (10-7, 6-1). Derek Wright scored 14, Drake Reed 12, Todd Babington 11 and Fernandez Lockett 10.

    In a game with 10 lead changes, the Racers went on a 10-2 run to take over for good at 68-62 with 3:16 left.

    Murray State was perfect from the free-throw line, finishing 14-of-14, but the Racers committed 24 personal fouls, and Austin Peay was able to convert 28 of 36 free throws to keep it close.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    PEAY
    MURR
    Points 70 82
    FG Made-Attempted 18-43 (.419) 30-54 (.556)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-18 (.333) 8-14 (.571)
    FT Made-Attempted 28-36 (.778) 14-14 (1.000)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 15 (0/0) 24 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 4 12

    2007-08 Season

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