Murray St. downs SE Missouri 79-60
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP)—Isacc Miles scored 24 points to lead Murray State over Southeast Missouir 79-60 on Tuesday, keeping the Redhawks winless in conference play.
Ivan Aska added 12 points and Tyler Holloway and Tony Easley scored 11 apiece for Murray State (15-10, 10-5 Ohio Valley), which has won eight of its last nine conference games.
Kenard Moore scored 15 of his game-high 25 points on 3-pointers to lead Southeast Missouri (3-24, 0-16), which tied an 80-year-old school record with 16 straight losses. Jaycen Herring added 21 for the Redhawks.
Murray State grabbed the lead for good late in the first half, staging a 10-0 run to go up 36-27. The Racers led 42-37 at halftime and took their biggest lead at 73-50 with 5:20 left in the game.
Southeast Missouri was outscored 40-16 in the paint while setting a school record with its 23rd straight conference loss over two seasons.