Morehead State vs Eastern Kentucky

E. Kentucky 59, Morehead St. 52

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RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) - Mike DiNunno scored 13 points and Eastern Kentucky used a big run midway through the game for a 59-52 victory over Morehead State Saturday night.

The Colonels (14-3, 4-0) are 4-0 in the Ohio Valley Conference for the first time in 34 years. They started OVC play 5-0 in the 1978-79 season. Morehead State fell to 8-10, 2-2.

The Eagles led 20-14 with 5:07 left in the first half, but Eastern Kentucky ended it on an 18-1 run. The Colonels scored the first five points of the second half to make it a 23-1 run and led 37-21

Orlando Williams had 7 of his 10 points in that run, Tarius Johnson 6 of his 11. Eric Stutz chipped in 10 points.

Drew Kelly posted a double-double for Morehead State with 13 points and 10 rebounds. Bakari Turner, the only other Eagle in double figures, added another 13 points.

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Morehead State Eagles
D. Kelly, F265-112-4100213
M. Chavis, F191-60-03003
C. Posthumus, C191-21-26033
D. Atkinson, G302-50-02435
A. Warner, G252-92-43227
B. Turner244-92-232211
M. Lewis-Briggs172-40-05114
T. Muhammad140-10-02120
J. Holmes122-31-20015
J. Stokes80-11-20011
B. Reed50-00-00020
C. James10-00-00010
Totals 19-519-1636102052
 37.3%56.3% 
Eastern Kentucky Colonels
E. Stutz, F265-70-161210
D. Muff, F111-21-24003
M. DiNunno, G395-111-314013
C. Walden, G352-74-45238
T. Johnson, G303-85-773311
O. Williams263-92-344310
M. Lewis162-50-01134
J. Johnson120-30-01120
R. Stenzel30-10-01000
T. Knipp20-00-00000
Totals 21-5313-2035161659
 39.6%65% 
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Austin Peay7-918-18189
SIUE3-136-22305
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