Scores

Final

Murray State 82

(7-1, 2-0 away)

Evansville 70

(5-4, 4-1 home)

Coverage: ESPN3

2:05 PM ET, December 8, 2012

Ford Center, Evansville, Indiana

1 2 T
MURR 36 4682
EVAN 39 3170

Top Performers

Murray State: E. Daniel 21 Pts, 15 Reb, 1 Stl, 3 Blk

Evansville: N. Cox 16 Pts, 2 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Stl

Murray St. 82, Evansville 70

Associated Press

EVANSVILLE, Ind. -- Isaiah Canaan and Ed Daniel each scored 21 points as Murray State extended its school-record road winning streak to 15 games with an 82-70 victory over Evansville on Saturday.

Canaan had 10 points during a 19-4 run to open the second half, including a 3-pointer with 12:07 remaining that helped the Racers (7-1) rally for a 55-43 lead.

Daniel also had 15 rebounds for Murray State, which won its fourth straight. Stacy Wilson added 18 points and Brandon Garrett had 16.

Evansville (5-4) got 16 points from Ned Cox, 15 from DJ Balentine and 13 from Colt Ryan. Troy Taylor added 11 points and 12 rebounds for the Purple Aces.

Murray State shot 54 percent from the field and outrebounded Evansville 41-30. The Racers haven't lost on the road since March 15, 2011 at Missouri State in the NIT.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
MURR
EVAN
Points 82 70
FG Made-Attempted 32-59 (.542) 24-56 (.429)
3P Made-Attempted 6-14 (.429) 7-16 (.438)
FT Made-Attempted 12-22 (.545) 15-21 (.714)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
Largest Lead 16 15

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