Jeffery Moss made three 3-pointers and finished with 15 points for Murray State (10-10, 4-3 Ohio Valley). Damarcus Croaker had 12 points and Wayne Langston added 11 for the Racers. Gee McGhee had a game-high eight rebounds and chipped in five points.
Murray State started on an 11-0 run, built a 35-25 halftime lead and led by double digits the rest of the way.
Langston made a jumper to open the second half, sparking a 22-12 spurt and the Racers had a 20-point lead with 11:29 remaining. Jones scored eight points and Moss added six during the stretch.