Murray State vs Eastern Illinois Final: 72-60 - Recap
|Murray State vs Eastern Illinois Final: 72-60 - Recap|
Jeffery Moss scored 18 points leading Murray State to a 72-60 victory over Eastern Illinois at CFSB Center on Saturday.
The winning margin fell right on the closing number of 12, meaning the game was a push for bettors.
Murray State got 13 points from T.J. Sapp and another 12 points from Jarvis Williams. Cameron Payne contributed 4 assists, while Jarvis Williams cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Eastern Illinois got 26 points from Sherman Blanford in a losing cause and another 14 points from Chris Olivier. Dylan Chatman contributed 4 assists for them, while Sherman Blanford had 8 rebounds.
Murray State led at halftime, 32-27.
The rebound battle favored Murray State as they grabbed 31 boards, while Eastern Illinois only had 28.