Scores

Final

Morehead State 52

(8-10, 2-2 OVC)

E Kentucky 59

(14-3, 4-0 OVC)

7:00 PM ET, January 12, 2013

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MORE 21 3152
EKY 32 2759

Top Performers

Morehead State: D. Kelly 13 Pts, 10 Reb, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

Eastern Kentucky: T. Johnson 11 Pts, 7 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl

E. Kentucky 59, Morehead St. 52

Associated Press

RICHMOND, Ky. -- Mike DiNunno scored 13 points and Eastern Kentucky used a big run midway through the game for a 59-52 victory over Morehead State Saturday night.

The Colonels (14-3, 4-0) are 4-0 in the Ohio Valley Conference for the first time in 34 years. They started OVC play 5-0 in the 1978-79 season. Morehead State fell to 8-10, 2-2.

The Eagles led 20-14 with 5:07 left in the first half, but Eastern Kentucky ended it on an 18-1 run. The Colonels scored the first five points of the second half to make it a 23-1 run and led 37-21

Orlando Williams had 7 of his 10 points in that run, Tarius Johnson 6 of his 11. Eric Stutz chipped in 10 points.

Drew Kelly posted a double-double for Morehead State with 13 points and 10 rebounds. Bakari Turner, the only other Eagle in double figures, added another 13 points.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
MORE
EKY
Points 52 59
FG Made-Attempted 19-51 (.373) 21-53 (.396)
3P Made-Attempted 5-18 (.278) 4-16 (.250)
FT Made-Attempted 9-16 (.563) 13-20 (.650)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
Largest Lead 6 20

2012-13 Season

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