MURRAY, Ky. -- Jeffery Moss scored 14 points with three assists and grabbed five rebounds to help Murray State defeat Lipscomb 73-69 on Saturday.
Moss joined five other Murray State players in double digits including Jonathan Fairell, Cameron Payne, Dexter Fields and C.J. Ford all with 11 and Jarvis Williams with 10 and a team-high 13 rebounds. The Racers (4-5) sank 42 percent from the field overall and 59.5 percent from the line.
Murray State was up by as many as 10 points in the first period to lead 33-28 at the break. Lipscomb closed the gap to three at 17:49 in the second but would never get closer.
Moss and Fields combined for four 3-pointers within 10 minutes to give the Racers a 10-point advantage with 6:52 left to play.
Martin Smith scored a game-high 18 points and grabbed six rebounds for the Bisons (4-5).
Guard Naz Mitrou-Long, whose 2015-16 season ended in December due to hip problems, has been granted a hardship waiver for the coming season, Iowa State said.
As the Sooners look to life without superstar Buddy Hield and his sidekicks, it's clear their unseasoned players will need to grow up fast.
The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association says it won't move its headquarters, its basketball tournament or other conference championships from North Carolina, despite
|Southeast Missouri State||2-14||8||5-24|