Jacksonville State vs Morehead State

Morehead St. 68, Jacksonville St. 54


NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Angelo Warner scored 18 points to lead Morehead State over Jacksonville State 68-54 on Thursday night in the Ohio Valley Conference tournament quarterfinals.

Morehead State led by two, 24-22, at halftime and outscored the Gamecocks 44-32 in the final 20 minutes. The Eagles (18-14) shot 52.6 percent in the second half (10 of 19).

Milton Chavis added 14 points, Drew Kelly 12 and Ty Proffitt 11 for Morehead State, which won the OVC tournament in 2009 and 2011.

The third-seeded Eagles will play Tennessee State in the semifinals on Friday.

Morehead State shot 47.5 percent from the field (19 of 40) and made 27 of 35 from the free-throw line against Jacksonville State. Warner made eight of his 10 free throws.

Jacksonville State (15-18), the seventh seed, was led by Ronnie Bogs and Tarvin Gaines with 12 points each and Mason Leggett with 11.

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Jacksonville State Gamecocks
T. Gaines, F344-83-760312
N. Cook, F221-11-25223
B. Williams, G392-110-24315
R. Boggs, G295-62-242512
G. White, G182-40-02135
D. Rackley290-56-60136
M. Leggett213-65-760211
R. Mafra80-10-00010
Totals 17-4217-262892054
Morehead State Eagles
A. Warner, F274-88-1040318
D. Kelly, F243-76-932412
T. Proffitt, G352-46-852311
D. Mathieu, G311-44-43426
M. Holden, G261-51-22043
M. Chavis246-72-211114
K. Owens151-30-04102
D. Atkinson91-10-01112
W. Bailey60-00-01010
J. Percell30-10-01000
Totals 19-4027-3529111968
Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Morehead St.10-614-16200
Jax. State9-720-15151
Tenn. St.8-817-13161
Tenn. Tech8-812-20277
Eastern Ky.5-1112-19248
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UT Martin10-622-13164
SE Missouri St.9-715-18274
Murray St.8-816-17230
Austin Peay7-911-19261
Eastern Ill.6-1014-15265
Other games
Michigan 72 Final
Illinois 61
Florida St 63 Final
Virginia 60
Georgia 49 Final
Kentucky 79