With the win, Murray State (17-4, 8-2 Ohio Valley Conference) avoided back-to-back losses for the first time this season. The Racers now have won four straight over Tennessee Tech in a series they've dominated now 133-50.
Tennessee Tech (7-16, 3-7) led 60-55 with 3:14 left on a free throw by Micaiah Henry. Tevin Brown hit a 3 to start a 12-3 run for the Racers to finish the game that included six points from Morant. He finished with 28 points, five assists and nine turnovers. Buchanan finished with 12 points.
Tennessee Tech led 31-30 at halftime and finished outrebounding the Racers 39-34.
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