Murray State vs Southern Illinois Final: 73-65 - Recap
|Murray State vs Southern Illinois Final: 73-65 - Recap|
Cameron Payne scored 22 points leading Murray State to a 73-65 victory over Southern Illinois at CFSB Center on Tuesday.
Murray State was a favorite by 5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Murray State got 15 points from T.J. Sapp and another 9 points from Jeffery Moss. Cameron Payne contributed 7 assists, while Jarvis Williams cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Southern Illinois got a 28-point performance from Desmar Jackson, who was supported by 10 points from Anthony Beane. Marcus Fillyaw had 1 assists in a losing cause for Southern Illinois, while Davante Drinkard grabbed 4 rebounds.
Murray State led at halftime, 33-30.
The rebound battle favored Murray State as they grabbed 40 boards, while Southern Illinois only had 29.