Scores

Final

Murray State 69

(13-3, 5-0 OVC)

Austin Peay 53

(9-9, 3-3 OVC)

    6:00 PM ET, January 9, 2010

    1 2 T
    MURR 31 3869
    PEAY 23 3053

    Top Performers

    Murray St: B. Jenkins 14 Pts, 4 Reb, 5 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

    Austin Peay: A. Campbell 12 Pts, 4 Reb, 3 Ast

    Murray St. 69, Austin Peay 53

    Associated Press

    CLARKESVILLE, Tenn. -- B.J. Jenkins scored 14 points and Murray State beat Austin Peay 69-53 on Saturday night to remain undefeated in the Ohio Valley Conference.

    Leading 53-51 with 5:17 to play, the Racers closed the game on a 16-2 run. Jenkins scored nine points during that stretch. Isacc Miles added 12 points and Isaiah Canaan had 11 for the Racers ( 13-3, 5-0), who won their fourth straight game.

    Solid shooting and defense made the difference for the Racers, who made 22 of 28 free throws (78.6 percent) and shot 47.7 percent (21 of 44) from the field. The Racers also got 10 points off 17 Austin Peay turnovers.

    The Governors, meanwhile, shot only 33.3 percent (13 of 39) from the field.

    Wes Channels scored 14 points to lead the Governors (9-9, 3-3), who lost for the fourth time in the past five games. Anthony Campbell added 12 pints, and John Fraley and Caleb Brown each scored 10.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    MURR
    PEAY
    Points 69 53
    FG Made-Attempted 21-44 (.477) 13-39 (.333)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-14 (.357) 2-11 (.182)
    FT Made-Attempted 22-28 (.786) 25-27 (.926)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 16 0

    2009-10 Season

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