Tennessee Tech vs Morehead State

Morehead St. 65, Tennessee Tech 63


MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) - Angelo Warner hit a game-winning layup with 9 seconds left as Morehead State defeated Ohio Valley Conference-foe Tennessee Tech 65-63 Saturday night.

After Chad Posthumus's jumper put Morehead State (13-14, 7-6) ahead 61-59 with 2:08 left, Tennessee Tech's Jeremiah Samarrippas hit consecutive jump shots for a 63-61 lead.

Posthumus tipped in the rebound from Devon Atkinson's missed 3-pointer on Morehead State's next possession. Tennessee Tech's Jud Dillard missed a 3-point attempt with 13 seconds left, then fouled Warner as he made his go-ahead layup. Warner missed the ensuing free throw, and after a Tennessee Tech rebound, Samarrippas missed a 3-pointer with 2 seconds left to end it.

Posthumus finished with 13 points and Warner added 12 for Morehead State, which shot 45.8 percent (27 of 59), including 4 of 17 from 3-point range.

Dillard and Samarrippas had 14 points each for Tennessee Tech (9-16, 3-10).

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Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles
A. Morse, F200-15-65035
D. Ogbe, F174-41-11059
J. Dillard, G374-115-8112214
J. Samarrippas, G365-133-414314
J. McKay, G300-08-83018
T. Barnes221-10-12122
L. Johnson172-42-20017
M. Marseille161-12-43024
M. Hill30-00-00000
A. Diressa20-10-00000
Totals 17-3626-343071963
Morehead State Eagles
D. Kelly, F193-50-02147
C. Posthumus, C256-121-292213
D. Atkinson, G333-80-01237
A. Warner, G314-94-544312
B. Turner, G252-71-31036
J. Stokes243-100-01317
B. Reed202-30-23234
K. Owens154-51-37039
T. Muhammad70-00-00100
J. Holmes10-00-00000
Totals 27-597-1531152265
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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GONZ 71 Final
SF 61
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MD 83
BAYL 61 Final
KSU 81
ORE 79 Final
WSU 77
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MIST 73 Final
NEB 64
SYR 76 Final
BOISE 50 Final
TEXAS 47 Final
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