Morehead State vs UT Martin

Morehead St. 88, UT-Martin 74


MARTIN, Tenn. (AP) - Kahlil Owens scored 16 points and three teammates finished in double figures as Morehead State defeated Tennessee-Martin 88-74 Saturday night in Ohio Valley Conference play.

The Eagles (10-10, 4-2) led 39-27 at halftime and maintained the lead throughout the second half. They led by as many as 24 points early in the second half.

The Skyhawks dropped to 4-15, 1-6 in OVC play after their 10th loss in the last 11 games.

Bakari Turner scored 14 points for Morehead State and Devon Atkinson posted a double-double with 12 points and 12 assists. Milton Chavis chipped in with 11 points.

Mike Liabo and Terence Smith scored 19 points apiece for Tennessee-Martin, while Myles Taylor added 13. But the Skyhawks shot just 34 percent from the field (18 of 53) while Morehead State made 33 of 61 shots (54.1 percent).

The Eagles also outscored the Skyhawks 36-16 in the paint.

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Morehead State Eagles
D. Kelly, F213-40-03148
C. Posthumus, C210-31-28041
D. Atkinson, G274-94-4012412
A. Warner, G262-42-44147
B. Turner, G224-74-423214
B. Reed224-50-02219
J. Stokes183-60-00228
K. Owens158-90-050316
M. Chavis144-102-230211
T. Muhammad131-30-01512
J. Holmes10-10-00000
Totals 33-6113-1633262788
UT Martin Skyhawks
M. Taylor, F303-77-980313
J. Washington, F271-41-15333
T. Smith, G325-85-842419
J. Childs, G272-92-23026
B. Jones, G141-50-27032
M. Liabo265-144-402019
B. McLaughlin180-27-84007
D. Richardson121-20-01403
D. Oldham80-12-31012
O. Minor40-10-00110
T. Dowdell10-00-00000
K. Taylor10-00-00000
Totals 18-5328-3736121774
Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Tenn. St.11-520-11148
Tenn. Tech11-519-11134
Morehead St.11-523-14127
Eastern Ky.6-1015-16210
Jax. State4-128-23309
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UT Martin10-620-15212
Murray St.10-617-14169
Eastern Ill.9-713-17271
Austin Peay7-918-18189
SE Miss. St.2-145-24342
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