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Salukis win overtime thriller over Murray State

CARBONDALE, IL (KFVS) -

The Southern Illinois University men's basketball team won a thriller Tuesday night in Carbondale.

Sean O'Brien tipped in Mike Rodriguez' missed layup with one second left to break an 85-85 tie and the Salukis went on to defeat rival  Murray State, 89-85 in overtime.
Racers guard Bryce Jones hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer to tie the game at 77-77 and force overtime.
    
With the win SIU improved to 4-3 while Murray State slipped to 3-4.

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