Morehead State vs Southeast Missouri State

Morehead St. 75, SE Missouri 59


CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) - Drew Kelly led a balanced scoring effort with 15 points and Morehead State pulled away in the final 12 minutes of the game for a 75-59 victory over Southeast Missouri on Thursday night.

Jared White hit a pair of free throws with 12:05 left in the game to give Southeast Missouri (10-10, 2-4 Ohio Valley) its only lead of the second half 44-42.

Morehead State (9-10, 3-2), sparked by a free throw by Bruce Reed at 11:44 and a basket by Reed at 11:22, began to take control of the contest that was tied 13 times.

Angelo Warner scored 12 points for Morehead State and Bakari Turner and Reed scored 10 each. Chad Posthumus grabbed 13 rebounds, giving Morehead State a 45-23 advantage on the glass.

Nino Johnson led Southeast Missouri with 13 points and Lucas Nutt had 12.

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Morehead State Eagles
D. Kelly, F274-76-640415
C. Posthumus, C253-90-013136
D. Atkinson, G311-76-82649
A. Warner, G273-66-860412
B. Turner, G233-93-640110
T. Muhammad221-20-04312
J. Stokes202-62-23228
B. Reed124-51-241210
J. Holmes71-30-01012
K. Owens60-01-21001
Totals 22-5425-3445132275
Southeast Missouri State Redhawks
T. Stone, F355-101-240111
N. Johnson, F285-53-950213
L. Nutt, G315-82-215312
C. Wilford, G283-110-05157
A. Jones, G202-72-43136
N. Niemczyk271-42-20025
M. Smith131-20-00213
J. White120-12-22142
C. Ferguson30-00-00010
J. Tolbert30-00-00020
Totals 22-4812-2123102459
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
Other games
MICH 83 Final
FLA 68 Final
NW 68 Final
ILL 54
GT 57 Final
ORST 64 Final
STJOE 86 Final
VCU 92
GONZ 71 Final
ORE 76 Final
USC 74