Scores

Final

Murray State 74

(24-6, 17-3 OVC)

Samford 57

(20-11, 14-7 Southern)

4:00 PM ET, March 4, 2006

Bridgestone Arena, Nashville, Tennessee

1 2 T
MURR 32 4274
SAM 33 2457

Top Performers

Murray St: T. Pearson 15 Pts, 1 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl

Samford: J. Merritt 26 Pts, 7 Reb, 1 Stl

Complete Play-By-Play

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1st Half Summary

TIMEMURRAY STSCORESAMFORD
19:44 0-3Joe Ross Merritt made Three Point Jumper.
19:32Darnell Hopkins missed Three Point Jumper.0-3 
19:32Murray State Defensive Rebound.0-3 
19:06Shawn Witherspoon made Three Point Jumper.3-3 
19:00 3-5Travis Peterson made Two Point Jumper.
18:42Darnell Hopkins made Two Point Jumper.5-5 
18:24Foul on Pearson Griffith5-5 
18:24 5-5Randall Gulina missed Free Throw.
18:24 5-5Samford Defensive Rebound.
18:24 5-6Randall Gulina made Free Throw.
18:09Darnell Hopkins made Two Point Layup.7-6 
17:50 7-6Travis Peterson missed Two Point Jumper.
17:50Shawn Witherspoon Defensive Rebound.7-6 
17:30 7-6Foul on J. Robert Merritt
17:20Shawn Witherspoon made Three Point Jumper.10-6 
16:51 10-9Travis Peterson made Three Point Jumper.
16:25 10-9Jerry Smith missed Three Point Jumper.
16:25Murray State Defensive Rebound.10-9 
16:16Tyler Holloway missed Three Point Jumper.10-9 
16:16Pearson Griffith Offensive Rebound.10-9 
16:13 10-9Foul on Travis Peterson
16:11Pearson Griffith missed Free Throw.10-9 
16:11Murray State Defensive Rebound.10-9 
16:11Pearson Griffith Offensive Rebound.10-9 
16:11Pearson Griffith made Free Throw.11-9 
15:57 11-12J. Robert Merritt made Three Point Jumper.
15:38Pearson Griffith missed Two Point Jumper.11-12 
15:38 11-12Randall Gulina Defensive Rebound.
15:24 11-15J. Robert Merritt made Three Point Jumper.
15:20Murray State Full Timeout.
15:13Justin Orr made Two Point Dunk Shot.13-15 
14:59Foul on Pearson Griffith13-15 
14:53Official TV Timeout.
14:53 13-15Travis Peterson missed Free Throw.
14:53 13-15Samford Defensive Rebound.
14:53 13-15Travis Peterson missed Free Throw.
14:53Keith Jenifer Defensive Rebound.13-15 
14:34Justin Orr missed Two Point Jumper.13-15 
14:34Keith Jenifer Offensive Rebound.13-15 
14:13Trey Pearson made Two Point Jumper.15-15 
13:37 15-15Randall Gulina missed Three Point Jumper.
13:37Issian Redding Defensive Rebound.15-15 
13:28Trey Pearson made Three Point Jumper.18-15 
13:00 18-15J. Robert Merritt missed Three Point Jumper.
13:00Chuck Johnson Defensive Rebound.18-15 
12:45Chuck Johnson missed Two Point Jumper.18-15 
12:45Murray State Defensive Rebound.18-15 
12:41Trey Pearson made Two Point Jumper.20-15 
11:17 20-17Travis Peterson made Two Point Dunk Shot.
11:00Chuck Johnson missed Two Point Jumper.20-17 
11:00 20-17Jerry Smith Defensive Rebound.
10:36 20-20J. Robert Merritt made Three Point Jumper.
10:02Official TV Timeout.
9:52 20-22Curtis West made Two Point Layup.
9:22Trey Pearson missed Three Point Jumper.20-22 
9:22Chuck Johnson Offensive Rebound.20-22 
9:18 20-22Foul on Ryan Woolsey
9:18Chuck Johnson made Free Throw.21-22 
9:18Chuck Johnson made Free Throw.22-22 
8:50 22-25Curtis West made Three Point Jumper.
8:39 22-25Foul on Ryan Woolsey
8:18Mike McCoy missed Two Point Layup.22-25 
8:18 22-25Jerry Smith Defensive Rebound.
7:56Darnell Hopkins missed Three Point Jumper.22-25 
7:56 22-25Curtis West Defensive Rebound.
7:43 22-25Curtis West missed Three Point Jumper.
7:43Murray State Defensive Rebound.22-25 
7:39Official TV Timeout.
7:30Rob Kennedy missed Two Point Layup.22-25 
7:30Rob Kennedy Offensive Rebound.22-25 
7:27Rob Kennedy missed Two Point Jumper.22-25 
7:27 22-25Samford Defensive Rebound.
7:27Foul on Rob Kennedy22-25 
6:58 22-25Jerry Smith missed Two Point Layup.
6:58Shawn Witherspoon Defensive Rebound.22-25 
6:18 22-25J. Robert Merritt missed Three Point Jumper.
6:18 22-25Jerry Smith Offensive Rebound.
6:01 22-25Travis Peterson missed Three Point Jumper.
6:01 22-25Samford Defensive Rebound.
6:00Foul on Keith Jenifer22-25 
5:52 22-25Joe Ross Merritt missed Two Point Jumper.
5:49Justin Orr Defensive Rebound.22-25 
5:40Shawn Witherspoon missed Three Point Jumper.22-25 
5:40Rob Kennedy Offensive Rebound.22-25 
5:29Rob Kennedy made Two Point Layup.24-25 
5:21 24-25Foul on Curtis West
5:09Rob Kennedy missed Two Point Jumper.24-25 
5:09 24-25Jerry Smith Defensive Rebound.
4:45 24-25J. Robert Merritt missed Three Point Jumper.
4:45 24-25Randall Gulina Offensive Rebound.
4:26 24-25J. Robert Merritt missed Two Point Jumper.
4:26 24-25Travis Peterson Offensive Rebound.
4:21 24-25Travis Peterson missed Two Point Jumper.
4:21Justin Orr Defensive Rebound.24-25 
4:15Trey Pearson made Three Point Jumper.27-25 
4:07 27-27Travis Peterson made Two Point Dunk Shot.
3:48Official TV Timeout.
3:48 27-27Foul on Curtis West
3:48Justin Orr made Free Throw.28-27 
3:48Justin Orr missed Free Throw.28-27 
3:48 28-27Joe Ross Merritt Defensive Rebound.
3:28 28-29Travis Peterson made Two Point Layup.
3:09 28-29Foul on Randall Gulina
3:09Shawn Witherspoon missed Free Throw.28-29 
3:09 28-29Jerry Smith Defensive Rebound.
2:53 28-31Travis Peterson made Two Point Layup.
2:53Foul on Chuck Johnson28-31 
2:53 28-31Travis Peterson missed Free Throw.
2:53Chuck Johnson Defensive Rebound.28-31 
2:30Justin Orr made Two Point Jumper.30-31 
2:06Foul on Chuck Johnson30-31 
1:58 30-32Randall Gulina made Free Throw.
1:58 30-33Randall Gulina made Free Throw.
1:39Keith Jenifer missed Two Point Jumper.30-33 
1:39 30-33J. Robert Merritt Defensive Rebound.
1:13 30-33Jerry Smith missed Three Point Jumper.
1:13Justin Orr Defensive Rebound.30-33 
0:41Justin Orr made Two Point Jumper.32-33 
0:41Samford Full Timeout.
0:25Foul on Trey Pearson32-33 
0:25 32-33Joe Ross Merritt missed Free Throw.
0:25Chuck Johnson Defensive Rebound.32-33 
0:05Keith Jenifer missed Two Point Jumper.32-33 
0:05Trey Pearson Offensive Rebound.32-33 
0:00End of the 1st Half.
 

2nd Half Summary

TIMEMURRAY STSCORESAMFORD
19:50Pearson Griffith made Two Point Jumper.34-33 
19:15 34-33Travis Peterson missed Two Point Jumper.
19:15 34-33Randall Gulina Offensive Rebound.
19:02 34-33Randall Gulina missed Three Point Jumper.
19:02Shawn Witherspoon Defensive Rebound.34-33 
18:53 34-33J. Robert Merritt missed Three Point Jumper.
18:53Pearson Griffith Defensive Rebound.34-33 
18:22Darnell Hopkins made Two Point Jumper.36-33 
17:51 36-33J. Robert Merritt missed Three Point Jumper.
17:51Darnell Hopkins Defensive Rebound.36-33 
17:15 36-35Randall Gulina made Two Point Layup.
16:36Darnell Hopkins missed Three Point Jumper.36-35 
16:36 36-35Samford Defensive Rebound.
16:35Shawn Witherspoon missed Two Point Jumper.36-35 
16:35Shawn Witherspoon Offensive Rebound.36-35 
16:35 36-35Foul on Jerry Smith
16:34Pearson Griffith missed Two Point Jumper.36-35 
16:34Justin Orr Offensive Rebound.36-35 
16:34Keith Jenifer made Three Point Jumper.39-35 
16:12 39-35Randall Gulina missed Two Point Jumper.
16:10Pearson Griffith Defensive Rebound.39-35 
15:49Shawn Witherspoon missed Three Point Jumper.39-35 
15:49Darnell Hopkins Offensive Rebound.39-35 
15:41Keith Jenifer missed Two Point Jumper.39-35 
15:41Shawn Witherspoon Offensive Rebound.39-35 
15:35Pearson Griffith made Two Point Layup.41-35 
15:35 41-35Foul on Jerry Smith
15:35Official TV Timeout.
15:35Pearson Griffith made Free Throw.42-35 
15:27Trey Pearson made Two Point Layup.44-35 
15:17Foul on Trey Pearson44-35 
14:56 44-35Travis Peterson missed Three Point Jumper.
14:56 44-35Randall Gulina Offensive Rebound.
14:56Samford Full Timeout.
14:41 44-38J. Robert Merritt made Three Point Jumper.
14:07Keith Jenifer made Two Point Jumper.46-38 
13:29 46-41J. Robert Merritt made Three Point Jumper.
13:07 46-41Foul on Curtis West
12:50Pearson Griffith missed Two Point Layup.46-41 
12:50 46-41Randall Gulina Defensive Rebound.
12:18 46-41Travis Peterson missed Two Point Jumper.
12:18Shawn Witherspoon Defensive Rebound.46-41 
11:50 46-44J. Robert Merritt made Three Point Jumper.
11:37 46-44Foul on Travis Peterson
11:35Official TV Timeout.
11:35Pearson Griffith made Free Throw.47-44 
11:35Pearson Griffith missed Free Throw.47-44 
11:35 47-44J. Robert Merritt Defensive Rebound.
10:58 47-44Randall Gulina missed Two Point Jumper.
10:58Shawn Witherspoon Defensive Rebound.47-44 
10:47Tyler Holloway made Three Point Jumper.50-44 
10:23 50-44J. Robert Merritt missed Three Point Jumper.
10:23 50-44Randall Gulina Offensive Rebound.
10:14Foul on Shawn Witherspoon50-44 
10:14 50-45J. Robert Merritt made Free Throw.
10:14 50-46J. Robert Merritt made Free Throw.
10:01Tyler Holloway made Two Point Jumper.52-46 
9:47 52-48Travis Peterson made Two Point Jumper.
9:25Pearson Griffith missed Two Point Jumper.52-48 
9:25 52-48Samford Defensive Rebound.
8:58 52-48Jerry Smith missed Three Point Jumper.
8:58Pearson Griffith Defensive Rebound.52-48 
8:28Pearson Griffith made Two Point Layup.54-48 
8:11 54-48Travis Peterson missed Two Point Jumper.
8:11Shawn Witherspoon Defensive Rebound.54-48 
8:01Tyler Holloway made Three Point Jumper.57-48 
7:59Murray State Full Timeout.
7:47 57-48J. Robert Merritt missed Three Point Jumper.
7:47Pearson Griffith Defensive Rebound.57-48 
7:15Justin Orr missed Three Point Jumper.57-48 
7:15 57-48Randall Gulina Defensive Rebound.
7:03 57-48Curtis West missed Two Point Layup.
7:03Shawn Witherspoon Defensive Rebound.57-48 
6:38Tyler Holloway made Three Point Jumper.60-48 
6:02 60-48Jerry Smith missed Three Point Jumper.
6:02 60-48Curtis West Offensive Rebound.
5:53 60-48Jerry Smith missed Three Point Jumper.
5:53Justin Orr Defensive Rebound.60-48 
5:51Official TV Timeout.
5:45 60-48Curtis West missed Three Point Jumper.
5:45Justin Orr Defensive Rebound.60-48 
5:28Pearson Griffith missed Two Point Layup.60-48 
5:28 60-48Travis Peterson Defensive Rebound.
5:09 60-48Randall Gulina missed Three Point Jumper.
5:09 60-48J. Robert Merritt Offensive Rebound.
5:03 60-48J. Robert Merritt missed Two Point Layup.
5:03Shawn Witherspoon Defensive Rebound.60-48 
4:38Pearson Griffith made Two Point Layup.62-48 
4:21 62-51Randall Gulina made Three Point Jumper.
3:57Foul on Pearson Griffith62-51 
3:57Official TV Timeout.
3:41 62-54J. Robert Merritt made Three Point Jumper.
3:13Trey Pearson made Three Point Jumper.65-54 
3:02 65-54Randall Gulina missed Three Point Jumper.
3:02Shawn Witherspoon Defensive Rebound.65-54 
2:33Darnell Hopkins missed Three Point Jumper.65-54 
2:33Shawn Witherspoon Offensive Rebound.65-54 
2:18 65-54Foul on Randall Gulina
2:18 65-54Foul on Bryan Friday
2:18 65-54Foul on Curtis West
2:18Darnell Hopkins missed Free Throw.65-54 
2:18 65-54Jerry Smith Defensive Rebound.
2:11 65-54J. Robert Merritt missed Three Point Jumper.
2:11 65-54Curtis West Offensive Rebound.
2:06 65-54Randall Gulina missed Three Point Jumper.
2:06 65-54J. Robert Merritt Offensive Rebound.
2:02 65-57J. Robert Merritt made Three Point Jumper.
1:59Samford Full Timeout.
1:59 65-57Foul on Jerry Smith
1:59Darnell Hopkins missed Free Throw.65-57 
1:59 65-57Samford Defensive Rebound.
1:54Shawn Witherspoon made Two Point Layup.67-57 
1:44 67-57Randall Gulina missed Three Point Jumper.
1:44Shawn Witherspoon Defensive Rebound.67-57 
1:39 67-57Foul on Joe Ross Merritt
1:39Shawn Witherspoon made Free Throw.68-57 
1:39Shawn Witherspoon made Free Throw.69-57 
1:37Foul on Trey Pearson69-57 
1:34 69-57Joe Ross Merritt missed Three Point Jumper.
1:34Justin Orr Defensive Rebound.69-57 
1:31 69-57Foul on J. Robert Merritt
1:31Justin Orr made Free Throw.70-57 
1:31Justin Orr missed Free Throw.70-57 
1:31 70-57J. Robert Merritt Defensive Rebound.
1:25Foul on Tyler Holloway70-57 
1:21 70-57Jerry Smith missed Three Point Jumper.
1:21Tyler Holloway Defensive Rebound.70-57 
1:19 70-57Foul on Curtis West
1:19Tyler Holloway made Free Throw.71-57 
1:19Tyler Holloway made Free Throw.72-57 
1:08 72-57Joe Ross Merritt missed Three Point Jumper.
1:08Shawn Witherspoon Defensive Rebound.72-57 
1:06 72-57Foul on Travis Peterson
1:06Shawn Witherspoon made Free Throw.73-57 
1:06Shawn Witherspoon missed Free Throw.73-57 
1:06 73-57J. Robert Merritt Defensive Rebound.
0:55 73-57J. Robert Merritt missed Three Point Jumper.
0:55Tyler Holloway Defensive Rebound.73-57 
0:38 73-57Foul on Travis Peterson
0:38Issian Redding made Free Throw.74-57 
0:38Issian Redding missed Free Throw.74-57 
0:38 74-57Joe Ross Merritt Defensive Rebound.
0:00End Game