Scores

Final

UT Martin 75

(8-15, 3-8 OVC)

Murray State 92

(15-6, 7-3 OVC)

    8:45 PM ET, January 29, 2011

    CFSB Center, Murray, Kentucky

    1 2 T
    UTM 31 4475
    MURR 53 3992

    Top Performers

    Tenn-Martin: B. Simmons 17 Pts, 7 Reb, 3 Stl, 1 Blk

    Murray St: I. Miles 19 Pts, 2 Reb, 7 Ast, 1 Stl

    Murray St. 92, Tenn.-Martin 75

    Associated Press

    MURRAY, Ky. -- Isaiah Canaan scored 24 points and Murray State hit 11 of 12 3-point attempts in the first half in a 92-75 victory over Tennessee-Martin on Saturday night.

    Canaan was 6 for 6 from the 3-point line and Isacc Miles added 19 points for the Racers (15-6, 7-3 Ohio Valley Conference), who were 13 of 18 from beyond the arc (72.2 percent) for the game.

    Murray State took a 23-9 lead on B.J. Jenkins' 3-pointer with 11:21 left in the first half and Canaan hit another one for a 28-11 advantage with 10:15 left.

    The Racers led by as many as 25 points in the second half.

    Canaan was the first Murray State player to reach 20 points in a game this season. The Racers were the last team in Division I to have a 20-point scorer.

    Jenkins and Donte Poole added 11 each for the Racers.

    Benzor Simmons and Terence Smith scored 17 each and Reuben Clayton had 16 for the Skyhawks (8-15, 3-8).

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UTM
    MURR
    Points 75 92
    FG Made-Attempted 20-50 (.400) 30-56 (.536)
    3P Made-Attempted 9-18 (.500) 13-18 (.722)
    FT Made-Attempted 26-34 (.765) 19-31 (.613)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 27 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 25

    2010-11 Season

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