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Murray State Racers vs Belmont Bruins Recap - Belmont Wins 68-55

Belmont grabbed a 68-55 win over Murray State on Wednesday, behind a 21-point effort from Ben Sheppard at Curb Event Center.

Belmont was a -2.0-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

Grayson Murphy had 15 points for Belmont and Nick Muszynski chipped in with 12 points. Luke Smith had 6 assists for them, while Grayson Murphy was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.

Murray State got 15 points from Brion Whitley in a losing cause and another 11 points from KJ Williams. Tevin Brown contributed 5 assists for them, while KJ Williams had 7 rebounds.

Belmont led at halftime, $HalfScore.

Belmont had a 31-27 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.

Belmont heads into a battle against Tennessee-Martin. Murray State, meanwhile, will have their next action against Morehead State.