Brown carries Murray State past Chattanooga 87-76
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MURRAY, Ky. (AP) Tevin Brown had a career-high 33 points to lift Murray State to an 87-76 win over Chattanooga on Saturday night - giving the Racers their seventh straight victory.
Justice Hill had 18 points for Murray State (10-1). Trae Hannibal added 11 points. KJ Williams, whose 17 points per game coming into the matchup was second on the Racers, had eight points - all free throws - after missing all 13 of his shots.
Malachi Smith had a career-high 36 points for the Mocs (9-3). He added six rebounds. David Jean-Baptiste had 12 points and A.J. Caldwell added seven rebounds.
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Updated December 18, 2021