Middle Tennessee vs Murray State Recap - Middle Tennessee Wins 80-62
Middle Tennessee earned an 80-62 victory over Murray State on Tuesday, getting 17 points from Neiko Hunter at CFSB Center.
Middle Tennessee was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as a favorite.
Middle Tennessee got 17 points from Eric Wortham, Jr. and another 12 points from Shawn Jones. Tweety Knight contributed 6 assists, while Jacquez Rozier cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Murray State got 12 points from Dexter Fields in a losing cause and another 11 points from Cameron Payne. Cameron Payne contributed 6 assists for them, while Jarvis Williams had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Middle Tennessee were victorious, as the score was 38-24 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Middle Tennessee as they grabbed 44 boards, while Murray State only had 27.