North Dakota State vs Morehead State

N. Dakota St. 69, Morehead St. 57


MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) - Taylor Braun scored 23 points and grabbed nine rebounds, and North Dakota State opened the second half with a 12-0 run en route to a 69-57 victory over Morehead State on Wednesday night.

Angelo Warner led Morehead State (4-5) with 14 points, and Milton Chavis and Chad Posthumus scored 13 apiece.

After leading 33-19 at halftime, North Dakota State (7-3) put the game away with the run. Kory Brown, TrayVonn Wright and Braun each scored four points each. That gave the Bison a 45-19 advantage 4:16 into the second half before Angelo Warner hit a jumper to make it 45-21.

Morehead State shot 42.3 percent from the field (22 of 52) to the Eagles' 30.5 percent (18 of 59) and outshot them from 3-point range 7 of 19 to 2 of 17.

It marked the first meeting between the teams, but they square off again in Fargo on Dec. 21.

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North Dakota State Bison
M. Bjorklund, F293-62-311058
T. Wright, F253-50-07046
L. Alexander, G343-60-12438
T. Braun, G296-1711-1292123
K. Brown, G281-52-24444
C. Kading222-42-23337
N. Zastrow171-20-02013
M. Felt133-60-00019
J. Aaberg30-10-01010
F. Newell00-01-20001
B. VandenBergh00-00-00000
Totals 22-5218-2242132369
Morehead State Eagles
B. Reed, F262-42-45116
M. Chavis, F181-60-01142
K. Owens, F141-20-02002
D. Atkinson, G335-92-424113
A. Warner, G284-115-652514
C. Posthumus183-107-1190413
D. Kelly130-22-24122
J. Stickler121-31-25113
B. Turner110-60-01110
C. James91-30-01002
J. Stokes90-30-00010
J. Holmes40-00-00000
J. Percell30-00-00000
M. Lewis-Briggs20-00-01000
Totals 18-5919-2938112057
Summit League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
No. Dak. St.12-423-1092
S. Dak. St.12-424-1190
Oral Roberts10-619-15163
South Dakota9-717-16213
Western Ill.3-138-20328

Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Eastern Ky.11-521-12156
Morehead St.10-617-17201
Jax. State5-1112-19304
Tenn. Tech4-1212-18290
Tenn. St.2-145-26341
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Murray St.16-029-663
UT Martin10-621-13177
Eastern Ill.9-718-15173
SE Miss. St.7-913-17289
Austin Peay3-138-22318
Other games
FLA 72 Final
FSU 47
UAPB 44 Final
USF 49 Final
USC 67 Final
GONZ 71 Final
WSU 69