Murray St. 91, Jacksonville St. 72

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JACKSONVILLE, Ala. (AP)—Issian Redding scored 16 points and five others reached double figures, leading Murray State to a 91-72 victory over Jacksonville State on Monday night.

The Racers (5-2) are undefeated in the Ohio Valley Conference with a three-game winning streak.

Trey Pearson and Darnell Hopkins each scored 13 points and Charles Johnson added 12. Shawn Witherspoon had a double-double with 11 points and 10 boards and Pearson Griffith also finished with 11 points.

Johnson hit all four of his 3-point attempts and Griffith was perfect on his three shots from behind the arc.

Murray State held the Gamecocks (4-4, 2-1) to 45.6 percent shooting, while hitting 55.7 percent of their shots.

Walker Russell led Jacksonville State with 16 points and B.J. Spencer added 11.

Murray State held a 42-36 halftime lead.

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Top Performers

 Top Performers
 Murray St.
S. Witherspoon S. Witherspoon
5-8,  11 Pts
10 Rebs, 6 Assists
 Jacksonville St.
W. Russell W. Russell
7-11,  16 Pts
4 Rebs, 4 Assists

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