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No. 6 Purdue edges No. 9 Tennessee in title game

E'Twaun Moore scored 22 points to lead No. 6 Purdue to a 73-72 victory over No. 9 Tennessee on Monday night in the championship game of the Paradise Jam in St. Thomas, Virgin Islands.

The Vols (4-1) had a chance to win it, but center Wayne Chism missed an open three-pointer from the top of the key with two seconds remaining.

Robbie Hummel scored 20 points for the Boilermakers (4-0) and JaJuan Johnson added 11 despite playing 18 minutes before fouling out.

Moore was selected the tournament MVP.

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