College Insider Tournament - Murray State Downs Towson 85-73 - Match Report
Murray State got 24 points from Cameron Payne en route to an 85-73 victory over Towson on Thursday at CFSB Center.
Murray State was a 4-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Jarvis Williams had 18 points for Murray State and Dexter Fields chipped in with 15 points. Cameron Payne had 7 assists for them, while Jonathan Fairell was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Towson got a 20-point performance from Mike Burwell, who was supported by 18 points from Jerrelle Benimon. Marcus Damas had 2 assists in a losing cause for Towson, while Jerrelle Benimon grabbed 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Towson were victorious, as the score was 39-36 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Towson as they grabbed 35 boards, while Murray State only had 32.