West Alabama vs Morehead State

Morehead St. 61, West Alabama 52


LEWISBURG, Pa. (AP) - Terrance Hill scored 17 points and Drew Kelly added 14 as Morehead State led throughout in a 61-52 victory over West Alabama on Friday.

Kelly scored a pair of 3-pointers and a layup to get the Eagles (2-3) off to an 8-0 start with less than 2 minutes elapsed in the subregional game in the TicketCity Legends Classic.

The Eagles increased their lead to 22-5 with 11:24 remaining in the first half, but the Tigers (1-4) closed the gap to 26-21 with 6:56 left. Ryan Fitch, who led West Alabama, a Division II team, with 20 points, had two 3-pointers during that 16-4 run.

Two free throws by West Alabama's Allen McGaha at the start of the second half cut the lead to three, 31-28, but Morehead State began to pull away after that. A three-point play by Hill started a 9-2 run that made it 40-30.

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West Alabama
R. Fitch, F325-108-1030320
D. Booker, C252-47-871511
J. Woolfolk, G313-80-02118
J. Spears, G190-32-22202
P. Morris, G170-02-20212
M. Jackson293-90-26017
A. McGaha220-12-23412
K. Belcher140-20-12020
M. Heidelberg90-00-01020
J. Acker20-00-01100
Totals 13-3721-2731111652
Morehead State Eagles
D. Kelly, F314-94-640214
K. Owens, F60-00-11140
T. Proffitt, G324-80-031211
T. Hill, G296-134-503417
L. Austin, G230-20-03510
M. Chavis303-60-05026
D. Mathieu170-40-04200
M. Holden111-50-02003
A. Warner103-52-252110
D. Ferguson70-10-00130
J. Percell40-00-00010
Totals 21-5310-1429152061

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