Ball State vs Morehead State

Morehead St. 62, Ball St. 54


MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) - Terrance Hill scored 12 points and Ty Proffitt added 11 as the only Morehead State players in double figures, and the Eagles overcame a rough shooting performance to hold off Ball State 62-54 on Friday night.

The Eagles (6-7) won despite shooting just 38.8 percent from the floor (19 of 49) compared to a 44.7 percent mark (17 of 38) for Ball State.

The Cardinals jumped out to a 6-0 lead but, midway through the opening half, Morehead State answered back as Hill's first jumper sparked a 22-6 run. The Eagles led the rest of the way.

Morehead State led 28-22 at halftime and outscored Ball State 34-32 in the second half.

Ball State pulled within three points, 56-53, with 47 seconds left after Randy Davis' 3-pointer. But the Eagles went 8-for-8 from the foul line in the final minute.

Tyrae Robinson led the Cardinals (6-4) with 14 points.

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Ball State Cardinals
J. Jones, F353-60-16106
M. Kamieniecki, F211-22-44144
C. Bond, F202-21-31045
R. Davis, G322-62-23547
T. Koch, G181-40-00133
J. Scaife263-80-02148
T. Robinson223-55-642214
J. Berry171-31-21224
A. Adeoye91-21-24023
P. Sneed00-00-00000
Totals 17-3812-2025132554
Morehead State Eagles
K. Owens, F222-33-69047
D. Kelly, F172-40-04054
T. Proffitt, G322-55-543011
T. Hill, G253-116-603112
M. Holden, G252-60-00106
L. Austin271-23-42435
M. Chavis224-100-09138
A. Warner121-51-20003
J. Percell101-12-22034
W. Bailey41-20-01002
D. Mathieu40-00-10010
Totals 19-4920-2634122062
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W. Michigan10-716-16174
E. Michigan7-1016-17175
N. Illinois7-1015-17239
C. Michigan6-1116-16216

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UT Martin10-622-13164
SE Missouri St.9-715-18274
Murray St.8-816-17230
Austin Peay7-911-19261
Eastern Ill.6-1014-15265
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