Morehead State vs Kent State

Kent St. 83, Morehead St. 63


KENT, Ohio (AP) - Justin Manns scored 18 points and grabbed seven rebounds in just 17 minutes of playing time to help Kent State beat Morehead State 83-63 on Thursday night.

Morehead State (3-5) tied the game 24-all with a Terrance Hill 3-pointer, but Kent State used an 8-4 run to take a 36-28 lead into halftime. The run continued as Kent State scored the first six points of the second half, jumping out to a 14 point lead at 42-28.

Kent State (4-1) led by at least 11 points throughout the rest of the game, extending their lead to 20 points, 80-60, with 3:05 remaining following two Carlton Guyton free throws.

Randal Holt added 17 points and Guyton had 11 for Kent State.

The Golden Flashes have had at least three players score in double figures in all four wins this season

Ty Proffitt paced Morehead State with 13 points.

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Morehead State Eagles
D. Kelly, F220-41-23341
K. Owens, F185-51-150511
T. Hill, G304-90-023211
T. Proffitt, G274-83-513213
L. Austin, G200-20-03240
M. Holden233-92-220110
D. Ferguson172-30-15004
A. Warner162-31-36335
M. Chavis153-62-42028
D. Mathieu40-00-02100
J. Percell40-00-00010
D. Atkinson30-00-01000
W. Bailey10-20-01010
Totals 23-5110-1837152563
Kent State Golden Flashes
J. Greene, F332-23-44257
C. Evans, F232-63-41128
C. Guyton, G314-92-243311
M. Porrini, G133-70-04647
D. Manley, G90-50-00000
R. Holt295-83-425017
K. Brewer232-61-34335
J. Manns177-94-771118
P. Jackson112-44-72038
M. Henniger61-10-01002
R. Johnson40-00-00110
B. Frank10-00-00000
Totals 28-5720-3132222283
Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Tenn. St.11-520-11148
Tenn. Tech11-519-11134
Morehead St.11-523-14127
Eastern Ky.6-1015-16210
Jax. State4-128-23309
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UT Martin10-620-15212
Murray St.10-617-14169
Eastern Ill.9-713-17271
Austin Peay7-918-18189
SE Miss. St.2-145-24342

EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Kent St.10-819-13124
Miami (Ohio)6-1213-20195
Bowling Green5-1316-18201
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ball St.10-821-14179
C. Michigan10-817-16155
N. Illinois9-921-12136
E. Michigan9-918-15113
W. Michigan7-1113-19203
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