Lafayette vs Morehead State

Morehead St. 88, Lafayette 74

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MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) - Milton Chavis scored 18 points and tallied five of Morehead State's 19 steals as the Eagles beat Lafayette 88-74 on Sunday.

Chavis, who has led Morehead State in scoring in every game this season, made 7 of 11 shots from the field and led the Eagles in scoring despite playing only 15 minutes due to foul trouble.

With the game tied 33-all at halftime, Morehead State (3-1) opened the second half with seven straight points to take a 40-33 lead.

Lafayette (1-3) knocked down consecutive 3-pointers to close the gap to 40-39, but Chavis responded with back-to-back 3-pointers of his own to put Morehead State up for good.

Kelly Drew had 12 points, Bakari Turner added 11 and Angelo Warner posted 10 for Morehead State.

Joey Ptasinski led Lafayette with 23 points and Seth Hinrichs added 17 but the Leopards turned the ball over 29 times in the loss.

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Lafayette Leopards
L. Giese, F272-53-54148
A. Flannigan, F210-40-02020
J. Ptasinski, G338-150-042123
S. Hinrichs, G314-128-1093218
T. Johnson, G282-40-021035
Z. Rufer201-30-03433
B. Scott166-92-222117
N. Musters150-00-00040
L. Smith40-00-01000
J. Detmer20-00-00000
B. Freeland20-00-00000
B. Murphy10-00-01000
Totals 23-5213-1729222074
 44.2%76.5% 
Morehead State Eagles
D. Kelly, F174-54-572212
M. Chavis, F157-112-220418
J. Holmes, C152-21-41025
D. Atkinson, G313-50-031017
A. Warner, G264-91-138210
B. Turner244-101-141211
J. Stokes171-70-00213
M. Lewis-Briggs163-42-44138
K. Owens143-41-24007
C. James90-20-01000
C. Posthumus93-41-25057
B. Reed70-00-00000
Totals 34-6313-2135242288
 54%61.9% 
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Boston U.9-913-17198
American8-1017-16136
Holy Cross8-1014-16200
Navy8-1013-19252
Loyola-Md.7-1111-19270
Army6-1215-15235

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Tenn. Tech4-1212-18290
Tenn. St.2-145-26341
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Murray St.16-029-663
UT Martin10-621-13177
Eastern Ill.9-718-15173
SIUE8-812-16292
SE Miss. St.7-913-17289
Austin Peay3-138-22318
 
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