Scores

Final

Kennesaw St 71

(1-2, 1-1 away)

E Kentucky 85

(2-0, 1-0 home)

    6:00 PM ET, November 16, 2012

    1 2 T
    KENN 33 3871
    EKY 36 4985

    Top Performers

    Kennesaw St: M. Cummings 22 Pts, 6 Reb, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Eastern Kentucky: G. Cosey 21 Pts, 3 Reb, 4 Ast, 4 Stl

    E. Kentucky 85, Kennesaw St. 71

    Associated Press

    RICHMOND, Ky. -- Glenn Cosey scored 14 of his 21 points in the second half as Eastern Kentucky pulled away for an 85-71 nonconference victory over Kennesaw State on Friday night.

    The junior guard, who played two seasons at Columbus State Community College in Ohio, made two 3-pointers and a layup during an 14-7 run that gave the Colonels (2-0) a 50-41 lead with 12:43 left in the game.

    Cosey added six points and Eric Stutz five during a late 11-4 run that stretched the lead to 85-66.

    Markeith Cummings scored 22 points to lead the Owls (1-2), and Delbert Love scored 11 of his 12 points in the first half, which ended with Eastern Kentucky ahead 36-33 after eight lead changes.

    The Colonels took advantage of 18 Kennesaw State turnovers while committing just 10 of their own.

    The game was part of the Comfort Suites Invitational, a round-robin involving five teams.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    KENN
    EKY
    Points 71 85
    FG Made-Attempted 23-45 (.511) 30-57 (.526)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-12 (.333) 7-25 (.280)
    FT Made-Attempted 21-31 (.677) 18-21 (.857)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 23 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 4 19

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