Scores

Final

Murray State 96

(13-8, 8-1 OVC)

Austin Peay 88

(9-13, 3-5 OVC)

    Coverage: CBSSN

    9:00 PM ET, January 31, 2014

    Dave Aaron Arena, Clarksville, Tennessee

    1 2 T
    MURR 45 5196
    PEAY 37 5188

    Top Performers

    Murray State: J. Williams 28 Pts, 14 Reb, 1 Blk

    Austin Peay: C. Horton 19 Pts, 8 Reb, 6 Blk

    Murray State edges Austin Peay 96-88

    Associated Press

    CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. -- Jarvis Williams scored 26 points and pulled down 13 rebounds as Murray State pulled away late from Austin Peay for a 96-88 win Friday.

    Cameron Payne added 12 points and a career-high 12 assists for Murray State (13-8, 8-1 Ohio Valley). Payne assisted T.J. Sapp on a 3-pointer with 1:12 left to give the Racers a 90-86 lead, before Jeffery Moss drove into the lane and scored with 26 seconds left to help Murray State pull away.

    Payne was 4 of 4 from the line in the final 18 seconds to secure the win, as Austin Peay (9-13, 3-5) struggled to score late after the Governors had cut an 87-82 deficit to 87-86 with 2:25 left.

    Dexter Fields had 19 and Sapp added 15 while Moss scored 14.

    Ed Dyson and Chris Horton scored 19 apiece for Austin Peay, while Demarius Smith and Travis Betran each had 14.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    MURR
    PEAY
    Points 96 88
    FG Made-Attempted 39-71 (.549) 32-65 (.492)
    3P Made-Attempted 10-21 (.476) 3-12 (.250)
    FT Made-Attempted 8-17 (.471) 21-31 (.677)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 24 (0/0) 16 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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