Kennesaw State vs Eastern Kentucky

E. Kentucky 85, Kennesaw St. 71

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RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) - Glenn Cosey scored 14 of his 21 points in the second half as Eastern Kentucky pulled away for an 85-71 nonconference victory over Kennesaw State on Friday night.

The junior guard, who played two seasons at Columbus State Community College in Ohio, made two 3-pointers and a layup during an 14-7 run that gave the Colonels (2-0) a 50-41 lead with 12:43 left in the game.

Cosey added six points and Eric Stutz five during a late 11-4 run that stretched the lead to 85-66.

Markeith Cummings scored 22 points to lead the Owls (1-2), and Delbert Love scored 11 of his 12 points in the first half, which ended with Eastern Kentucky ahead 36-33 after eight lead changes.

The Colonels took advantage of 18 Kennesaw State turnovers while committing just 10 of their own.

The game was part of the Comfort Suites Invitational, a round-robin involving five teams.

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Scoreboard
Kennesaw State (1-2)333871
Eastern Kentucky (2-0) «364985

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Kennesaw State Owls
A. Anderson, F374-61-26219
M. Cummings, F258-125-760322
A. Osemhen, C150-00-01020
D. Love, G394-104-885112
Y. Brown, G272-52-20128
M. Hamilton323-57-1032414
B. Dawson132-42-22026
N. Pruitt110-20-01010
C. Hobbs10-10-00000
Totals 23-4521-3129101671
 51.1%67.7% 
Eastern Kentucky Colonels
E. Stutz, F254-84-530112
D. Muff, F155-70-011110
M. DiNunno, G371-52-22724
G. Cosey, G346-116-834321
T. Johnson, G241-42-26034
J. Johnson203-42-21429
C. Walden175-60-032512
M. Lewis153-62-23148
T. Knipp102-50-02015
J. Babb-Harrison10-00-00000
R. Parsons10-00-00000
R. Stenzel10-10-00010
Totals 30-5718-2124192385
 52.6%85.7% 
Atlantic Sun
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
FGCU12-226-885
Lipscomb11-320-13189
No. Florida8-615-19217
S.C. Upstate7-717-16229
Kennesaw St.7-714-18259
Jacksonville5-917-16291
N.J. Tech3-1111-20290
Stetson3-1111-21328

Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Belmont15-123-760
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
SIUE1-156-24333
 
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BAYL 58
NCST 94 Final
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ND 70
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