Murray State Falls 77-74 Against Valparaiso - Game Recap

Murray State Falls 77-74 Against Valparaiso - Game Recap

Valparaiso grabbed a 77-74 win over Murray State on Friday, behind a 16-point effort from Jordan Coleman at Athletics-Recreation Center.

Bettors who backed Valparaiso were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 7.

Vashil Fernandez had 14 points for Valparaiso and Alec Peters chipped in with 12 points. Clay Yeo had 3 assists for them, while Alec Peters was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.

Murray State got 21 points from Cameron Payne in a losing cause and another 12 points from Dexter Fields. Cameron Payne contributed 4 assists for them, while Jeffery Moss had 8 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Valparaiso were victorious, as the score was 38-31 at the break.

Valparaiso had a 44-35 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.