Scores

Final

Murray State 64

(15-5, 6-2 OVC)

Jacksonville St 65

(14-7, 6-4 OVC)

Coverage: FULLCT/ESPN3

5:30 PM ET, January 26, 2013

Pete Mathews Coliseum, Jacksonville, Alabama

1 2 T
MURR 21 4364
JVST 30 3565

Top Performers

Murray State: I. Canaan 20 Pts, 4 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Stl

Jacksonville State: T. Gaines 13 Pts, 8 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 2 Blk

Jacksonville St. 65, Murray St. 64

Associated Press

JACKSONVILLE, Ala. -- Brian Williams had 17 points and made the game-winning free throws to lift Jacksonville State over Murray State 65-64 in Ohio Valley Conference play Saturday.

Ronnie Boggs and Tarvin Gaines scored 13 points apiece, and Mason Leggett added 12 for Jacksonville State (14-7, 6-4).

Tied at 57-all, Ronnie Boggs made a 3-pointer and Leggett made a pair of free throws to put Jacksonville State ahead 62-57 with 40 seconds left.

Stacy Wilson's 3-pointer brought the Racers within two, 62-60, with 30 seconds to play.

After a free throw extended it to 63-60, Canaan made a pair of free throws to make it a one-point game, 63-62, with 12 seconds remaining.

Brandon Garrett's jumper gave Murray State the lead 64-63 with 9 seconds left, but Williams made two free throws with 2 seconds left to give the Gamecocks the victory.

Isaiah Canaan led the Racers (15-5, 6-2) with 20 points.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
MURR
JVST
Points 64 65
FG Made-Attempted 23-55 (.418) 20-50 (.400)
3P Made-Attempted 4-18 (.222) 5-14 (.357)
FT Made-Attempted 14-23 (.609) 20-30 (.667)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 25 (0/0) 21 (0/0)
Largest Lead 6 10

2012-13 Season

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