Morehead State vs Southeast Missouri State

Morehead St. 75, SE Missouri 59

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CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) - Drew Kelly led a balanced scoring effort with 15 points and Morehead State pulled away in the final 12 minutes of the game for a 75-59 victory over Southeast Missouri on Thursday night.

Jared White hit a pair of free throws with 12:05 left in the game to give Southeast Missouri (10-10, 2-4 Ohio Valley) its only lead of the second half 44-42.

Morehead State (9-10, 3-2), sparked by a free throw by Bruce Reed at 11:44 and a basket by Reed at 11:22, began to take control of the contest that was tied 13 times.

Angelo Warner scored 12 points for Morehead State and Bakari Turner and Reed scored 10 each. Chad Posthumus grabbed 13 rebounds, giving Morehead State a 45-23 advantage on the glass.

Nino Johnson led Southeast Missouri with 13 points and Lucas Nutt had 12.

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Morehead State Eagles
D. Kelly, F274-76-640415
C. Posthumus, C253-90-013136
D. Atkinson, G311-76-82649
A. Warner, G273-66-860412
B. Turner, G233-93-640110
T. Muhammad221-20-04312
J. Stokes202-62-23228
B. Reed124-51-241210
J. Holmes71-30-01012
K. Owens60-01-21001
Totals 22-5425-3445132275
 40.7%73.5% 
Southeast Missouri State Redhawks
T. Stone, F355-101-240111
N. Johnson, F285-53-950213
L. Nutt, G315-82-215312
C. Wilford, G283-110-05157
A. Jones, G202-72-43136
N. Niemczyk271-42-20025
M. Smith131-20-00213
J. White120-12-22142
C. Ferguson30-00-00010
J. Tolbert30-00-00020
Totals 22-4812-2123102459
 45.8%57.1% 
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EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Belmont12-420-1295
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Tenn. Tech11-519-11134
Morehead St.11-523-14127
Eastern Ky.6-1015-16210
Jax. State4-128-23309
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UT Martin10-620-15212
Murray St.10-617-14169
Eastern Ill.9-713-17271
Austin Peay7-918-18189
SIUE3-136-22305
SE Miss. St.2-145-24342
 
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