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Murray State 67, Austin Peay 56

MURRAY, Ky. (AP) -- Tyler Holloway came off the bench to score a
career-high 16 points as Murray State broke away in the second half
to beat Austin Peay 67-56 Thursday night.

The score was tied seven times and there were nine lead changes
in the first half as the two teams went into halftime tied at 30.

With Austin Peay (9-6, 4-3 Ohio Valley Conference) up 34-33 with
18:32 left in the game, Murray State (10-4, 7-1) scored 14 straight
to take the lead for good.

Holloway and Justin Orr combined for 24 of the Racers' 37
second-half points and seven of their team's nine 3-pointers for
the game. Shawn Witherspoon, the leading rebounder in the OVC,
notched his fourth double-double of the season for Murray State
with 11 points and 11 rebounds.

Zac Schlader had 13 points and 11 rebounds for the Governors,
and Maurice Hampton finished with 12 points, going 10-of-11 from
the free-throw line.

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