Eastern Kentucky vs Morehead State

Morehead St. 57, E. Kentucky 54


MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) - Drew Kelly scored 26 points and Angelo Warner got nine of his 11 points in the final 4 minutes as Morehead State edged Eastern Kentucky 57-54 Saturday night.

The Eagles (9-10, 3-3 Ohio Valley Conference) shot 50 percent (10 of 20) in the second half to the Colonels' 23.8 percent (5 of 21). The game, tied 25-25 at halftime, was tied for the 11th time at 45-45 with 4:09 left.

Warner's 3-pointer started a 9-1 run that gave Morehead State a 54-46 lead with 1:29 left, but Eastern Kentucky (10-9, 4-3) answered with an 8-0 burst for a 54-54 tie with 45 seconds to play.

A free throw by Kelly gave the Eagles a one-point lead, and after a missed shot by the Colonels, Warner added two free throws with 6 seconds left.

Jaron Jones scored 15 points, D'Mitri Riggs 13 and Mike DiNunno 12 for Eastern Kentucky.

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Eastern Kentucky Colonels
E. Stutz, F231-20-03132
J. Jones, G363-89-1063215
D. Riggs, G293-75-600213
M. DiNunno, G253-43-313012
J. Jones, G212-73-43149
J. Allgood190-60-01130
J. Johnson170-10-00130
J. Newby140-10-03100
T. Knipp91-50-00003
T. Filipek70-10-00110
Totals 13-4220-2320121854
Morehead State Eagles
D. Kelly, F317-1212-1661126
L. Austin, G361-40-03222
T. Proffitt, G363-80-17018
A. Warner, G323-84-483511
D. Mathieu, G161-20-00132
K. Owens202-20-06014
D. Atkinson182-40-03414
W. Bailey60-10-01000
J. Percell50-10-00010
Totals 19-4216-2134111557
Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Morehead St.10-614-16200
Jax. State9-720-15151
Tenn. St.8-817-13161
Tenn. Tech8-812-20277
Eastern Ky.5-1112-19248
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
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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