MURRAY, Ky. -- Shaq Buchanan scored 21, Terrell Miller Jr. added 17 and Murray State beat Florida A&M 80-59 on Saturday night.
Ja Morant added 12 points and nine assists for the Racers (5-1), who went unchallenged through the second half in winning their fourth straight.
Murray State took the lead for good with 11 straight points to make it 20-12 and added another 12 straight later in the half in building a 42-27 lead at the break. Florida A&M never got the deficit closer in the second half.
Murray State limited itself to five turnovers while scoring 16 points off 13 Florida A&M turnovers. The Racers also had a 23-6 edge in second-chance points.
No. 20 Ole Miss another tough test for Alabama
Alabama nearly upset Tennessee on the road on Saturday.
Edge, Bishop propel FDU to victory with long-range shooting
Darnell Edge scored 23 points and Kaleb Bishop 21, with each making five 3-pointers, and Fairleigh Dickinson beat Mount St. Mary's 87-69 on Monday.
No. 3 Virginia aims to rouse defense vs. Wake Forest
For about six hours on Saturday, Virginia was able to claim to be the last remaining unbeaten team in college basketball after Michigan fell to Wisconsin.
|North Carolina A&T||5-0||0.5||10-9|
|North Carolina Central||4-1||1.5||9-10|
|South Carolina State||2-3||3.5||4-17|