|Murray State vs Morehead State Recap - Murray State Wins 66-60|
|Murray State grabbed a 66-60 win over Morehead State on Wednesday, behind a 20-point effort from Isaiah Canaan at Ellis Johnson Arena.|
Murray State did not, however, defeat Morehead State against the spread, which closed at 7.5 at most sportsbooks.
Murray State got 15 points from Donte Poole and another 11 points from Jewuan Long. Zay Jackson contributed 6 assists, while Ed Daniel cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Morehead State got a 20-point performance from Drew Kelly, who was supported by 11 points from Lamont Austin. Angelo Warner had 3 assists in a losing cause for Morehead State, while Drew Kelly grabbed 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Morehead State were victorious, as the score was 37-31 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Morehead State as they grabbed 30 boards, while Murray State only had 28.