Murray St. 90, BC Rijeka 84
MURRAY, Ky. (AP) _ Greg Anderson scored 19 points as Murray State built up a huge first-half lead then held on for a 90-84 victory Tuesday night over BC Rijeka in an exhibition game.
The Racers used a 12-0 run to build a 41-19 edge on two free throws by Darren Dawson with 6:48 left in the first half.
BC Rijeka battled back to trail only 49-35 at the half and used a 7-0 run to close within 68-65 on a layup by Gerald Lewis with 8:15 left.
BC Rijeka got within 83-81 with 47 seconds left, but an alley oop from Fred Walker put the Racers back up by four and Dawson’s dunk at the buzzer made it 90-84.
Anderson was 6-of-7 from the floor and 7-of-7 from the free-throw line while Vincent Rainey added 18 for the Racers.
Aramis Naglic led BC Rijeka with 32 points.