Morehead State vs Kent State

Kent St. 83, Morehead St. 63

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KENT, Ohio (AP) - Justin Manns scored 18 points and grabbed seven rebounds in just 17 minutes of playing time to help Kent State beat Morehead State 83-63 on Thursday night.

Morehead State (3-5) tied the game 24-all with a Terrance Hill 3-pointer, but Kent State used an 8-4 run to take a 36-28 lead into halftime. The run continued as Kent State scored the first six points of the second half, jumping out to a 14 point lead at 42-28.

Kent State (4-1) led by at least 11 points throughout the rest of the game, extending their lead to 20 points, 80-60, with 3:05 remaining following two Carlton Guyton free throws.

Randal Holt added 17 points and Guyton had 11 for Kent State.

The Golden Flashes have had at least three players score in double figures in all four wins this season

Ty Proffitt paced Morehead State with 13 points.

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Scoreboard
Morehead State (3-5)283563
Kent State (4-1) «364783

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Morehead State Eagles
D. Kelly, F220-41-23341
K. Owens, F185-51-150511
T. Hill, G304-90-023211
T. Proffitt, G274-83-513213
L. Austin, G200-20-03240
M. Holden233-92-220110
D. Ferguson172-30-15004
A. Warner162-31-36335
M. Chavis153-62-42028
D. Mathieu40-00-02100
J. Percell40-00-00010
D. Atkinson30-00-01000
W. Bailey10-20-01010
Totals 23-5110-1837152563
 45.1%55.6% 
Kent State Golden Flashes
J. Greene, F332-23-44257
C. Evans, F232-63-41128
C. Guyton, G314-92-243311
M. Porrini, G133-70-04647
D. Manley, G90-50-00000
R. Holt295-83-425017
K. Brewer232-61-34335
J. Manns177-94-771118
P. Jackson112-44-72038
M. Henniger61-10-01002
R. Johnson40-00-00110
B. Frank10-00-00000
Totals 28-5720-3132222283
 49.1%64.5% 
Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Jax. State0-04-1106
Tenn. Tech0-04-1115
Belmont0-04-268
Tenn. St.0-02-2140
Eastern Ky.0-02-3214
Morehead St.0-01-3255
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Murray St.0-02-1223
Austin Peay0-02-3309
SE Missouri St.0-02-3114
Eastern Ill.0-01-3292
SIUE0-01-369
UT Martin0-01-4192

Mid-American
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Akron0-02-087
Bowling Green0-03-1118
Kent St.0-03-1336
Buffalo0-03-249
Miami (Ohio)0-03-2211
Ohio0-02-2235
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
E. Michigan0-04-0110
C. Michigan0-03-1294
Toledo0-03-13
N. Illinois0-02-2345
W. Michigan0-02-3265
Ball St.0-01-4227
 
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