Miami, FL (Sports Network) - B.J. Jenkins scored 16 points, as the Murray State Racers handled the NC Central Eagles, 84-61, as part of the 2K Sports Classic Benefiting Coaches vs. Cancer at U.S. Century Bank Arena.
Ivan Aska added 15 points and four boards for MSU (3-1), which won its third game in a row. Danero Thomas and Isaiah Canaan netted 13 points apiece and Isacc Miles contributed 10 points and five assists.
Nick Chasten led the Eagles (1-4) with 16 points and nine rebounds. C.J. Wilkerson notched a double-double with 14 points and 11 rebounds, while Michael Glasker had 11 points and five assists.
MSU closed out the first half with a 15-0 run, taking a 39-24 lead to the locker room.
The Racers shot a scorching 62.5 percent from the floor and dropped in 7-of-10 attempts from long range, as they grabbed the 23-point win.
MSU was effective at the foul line, converting on 19-of-27 chances.
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