Murray State vs Arkansas State Final: 61-54 - Recap
Murray State grabbed a 61-54 win over Arkansas State on Wednesday, behind an 18-point effort from Isaiah Canaan at ASU Convocation Center.
Murray State was a 2-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Murray State got 12 points from Stacy Wilson and another 9 points from Brandon Garrett. Stacy Wilson contributed 3 assists, while Stacy Wilson cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
Arkansas State got 15 points from Ed Townsel in a losing cause and another 14 points from Brandon Peterson. Rakeem Dickerson contributed 2 assists for them, while Brandon Peterson had 11 rebounds.
Murray State trailed at halftime, 27-26.
Murray State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-30.