Morehead State vs Tennessee Tech

Tennessee Tech 72, Morehead St. 66

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COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Dennis Ogbe scored 26 points and Jud Dillard added 23 to help Tennessee Tech defeat Morehead State 72-68 in the season finale for both Ohio Valley Conference teams.

Ogbe made 9 of 15 shots from the field while Dillard scored 11 of his points from the free-throw line.

Morehead State (14-17, 8-8) broke open a 56-56 game with five straight points but Dillard answered with a jumper and two free throws.

From there, the teams exchanged the lead until Bakari Turner tied the game at 66 on a three-point play. But Jeremiah Samarrippas knocked down a trey on Tennessee Tech's next possession then two free throws at the 13 second mark as the Golden Eagles (12-17, 5-11) held Morehead State scoreless over the final minute to create the final margin.

Angelo Warner had 11 for Morehead State, which will take on Tennessee-Martin in the first round of the OVC tournament.

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Scoreboard
Morehead State (14-17)303666
Tennessee Tech (12-17) «304272

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Morehead State Eagles
M. Chavis, F253-50-02127
B. Reed, F160-43-41233
C. Posthumus, C204-62-260510
A. Warner, G352-66-663411
D. Atkinson, G101-40-00003
D. Kelly240-13-63103
B. Turner203-72-34029
J. Stokes162-44-43038
J. Holmes111-22-24004
T. Muhammad101-31-30013
K. Owens92-41-23125
C. James40-10-00130
Totals 19-4724-323492566
 40.4%75% 
Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles
D. Ogbe, F349-153-460326
T. Barnes, C230-10-05040
J. Dillard, G376-1711-1573423
J. Samarrippas, G342-54-41539
J. McKay, G251-22-22324
M. Marseille160-34-68104
L. Johnson142-50-00236
A. Morse100-10-00040
A. Diressa60-00-00000
M. Hill10-00-00000
Totals 20-4924-3133142372
 40.8%77.4% 
Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Belmont0-03-135
Tenn. Tech0-03-155
Eastern Ky.0-02-1169
Jax. State0-02-1169
Morehead St.0-01-296
Tenn. St.0-01-237
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Murray St.0-02-1345
Austin Peay0-01-2287
Eastern Ill.0-01-2320
SE Missouri St.0-01-2292
SIUE0-01-2302
UT Martin0-01-3240
 
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BAMA 52 Final
FLA 64
LOU 58 Final
SYR 53
BUTL 52 Final
VCU 84
MEMP 76 Final
UCF 67
WVU 65 Final
KAN 91
ND 64 Final
MU 72
STL 66 Final
GW 58
TEXAS 65 Final
OKST 78
WYO 42 Final
NMEX 53
PORT 52 Final
GONZ 81
MIAMI 76 Final
DUKE 79
KSU 64 Final
BAYL 61
IOWA 60 Final
IND 73
SJST 61 Final
LT 88
RUT 51 Final
GTOWN 64
ARIZ 69 Final
UCLA 74