Murray State vs Tennessee-Martin Wrap - Murray State Wins 73-62
Murray State got 18 points from Isaiah Canaan en route to a 73-62 victory over Tennessee-Martin on Thursday at Skyhawk Arena.
Murray State did not, however, defeat Tennessee-Martin against the spread, which closed at 12.5 at most sportsbooks.
Stacy Wilson had 16 points for Murray State and Jeffery Moss chipped in with 14 points. C.J. Ford had 4 assists for them, while Ed Daniel was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
Tennessee-Martin got a 12-point performance from Mike Liabo, who was supported by 11 points from Myles Taylor. Justin Childs had 4 assists in a losing cause for Tennessee-Martin, while Myles Taylor grabbed 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Murray State were victorious, as the score was 33-19 at the break.
Murray State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 35-30.