EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) Tevin Brown scored 10 points, including the game-winning 3-pointer with nine seconds left, and Murray State held off SIU-Edwardsville 59-58 on Saturday.
The Racers closed to 57-56 with 34 seconds left on Devin Gimore's back-to-back layups. Zeke Moore made one of two free throws for a 58-56 Cougars' lead, but Brown hit a 3 on the next possession. Murray State's Demond Robinson blocked Cameron Williams' jumper attempt with two seconds left to seal it.
Jaiveon Eaves hit 5 of 6 3-pointers and matched his career high with 21 points for Murray State (20-8, 13-3 Ohio Valley Conference), which led 36-19 at halftime. Devin Gilmore added seven rebounds and Robinson had nine rebounds and three blocks.