Scores

Final

Arkansas State 54

(13-6, 7-2 Sun Belt)

(20) Middle Tennessee 82

(16-3, 8-0 Sun Belt)

    8:00 PM ET, January 18, 2007

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    ARST 32 2254
    #20MTU 39 4382

    Givens lifts Middle Tennessee State over Arkansas State

    MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) -- Chrissy Givens scored 27 points to lead No. 20 Middle Tennessee State to its 13th consecutive victory, an 82-54 win over Arkansas State on Thursday night.

    Amber Holt added 19 points for the Lady Raiders (16-3, 7-0 Sun Belt Conference) and freshman Brandi Brown came off the bench to score 12 points, all on 3-pointers.

    Adrianne Davie led the Indians (13-6, 7-2) with 16 points.

    Middle Tennessee, ranked in the Associated Press poll for the first time in school history last week, led 39-32 at halftime, and blew the game open in the second half.

    The Lady Raiders led by as many as 30 points with 1:50 to play. They dominated defensively with 20 steals and forced 37 Arkansas State turnovers.

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