Scores

Final

Troy 55

(8-7, 1-4 Sun Belt)

Middle Tennessee 90

(12-3, 4-0 Sun Belt)

    8:00 PM ET, January 6, 2007

    1 2 T
    TROY 19 3655
    MTU 41 4990

    Givens' double double gets Middle Tenn. St. past Troy

    MURFREESBORO, Tennessee (Ticker) -- Chrissy Givens scored 13 points and grabbed 11 rebounds as Middle Tennessee State (Unranked ESPN/USA Today; No. 25 AP) rolled past Troy with a 90-55 Sun Belt Conference victory.

    Brandi Brown had 19 points and Jackie Pickel added 13 for the Blue Raiders (12-3, 4-0 Sun Belt), who captured their ninth straight win overall and 23th in a row at home against league foes.

    Givens shot 5-of-12 and grabbed seven of Middle Tennessee State's 21 offensive boards, which were converted into 16 second-chance points.

    The work on the boards proved important for the Blue Raiders, who managed to grab a 41-19 advantage at the half despite 33 percent (12-of-36) shooting.

    Kylie Morrissy scored 22 points for the Trojans (8-7, 1-4), who committed 35 turnovers, leading to 46 points for the opposition.

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