|Murray State defeats St. Catharine 77-66|
|Written by Admin|
|Saturday, 29 November 2008 19:09|
McClain was 3-of-5 from the field and made all 14 of his free throws for Murray State (4-1), which led 39-35 at halftime.
The Racers, coming off a 67-61 road win over Indiana State in which they made 19 of 20 free throws in the final 7 minutes, again used free throws to take control of the game. Murray State made 25 of 26 free throws while the Patriots were 12 of 18.
St. Catharine, a former junior college in its first NAIA season, counted the game as an exhibition and is 0-9.
Tony Easley added 13 points for the Racers and Matt Fraliex chipped in 12.
St. Catharine's Victor Garcia led all scorers with 27 points, while Brandon Johnson added 15 and Arthur Latham had 14.