Recap: Auburn vs. Murray State
Charleston, SC (Sports Network) - Isaiah Canaan scored 26 points leading the Murray State Racers to a 79-59 rout of the Auburn Tigers as part of the Charleston Classic at TD Arena.
Canaan was 9-of-12 from the field including three 3-pointers to go with six assists for the Racers (2-0). Stacy Wilson added 18 points with four 3-pointers.
Auburn (1-1) was paced by Ron Chubb and Asauhn Dixon-Tatum who each scored 12 points, Shaq Johnson finished with a game-high nine rebounds.
The Racers took a 45-19 lead into the half after shooting 8-of-13 from beyond the arc while Auburn was 0-of-5.
The Tigers outscored Murray State 40-34 in the second half of play but it was not enough to change the outcome.
Murray State shot 52.9 percent from the field compared to just 33.3 percent by the Tigers.Game Notes