Scores

Final

E Kentucky 76

(11-6, 2-2 OVC)

Morehead State 65

(11-7, 2-1 OVC)

    7:30 PM ET, January 11, 2014

    Ellis T Johnson Arena, Morehead, Kentucky

    1 2 T
    EKY 35 4176
    MORE 33 3265

    Top Performers

    Eastern Kentucky: C. Walden 19 Pts, 4 Reb, 4 Ast, 6 Stl, 1 Blk

    Morehead State: D. Kelly 15 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Eastern Kentucky beats Morehead State 76-65

    Associated Press

    MOREHEAD, Ky. -- Corey Walden scored 19 points Saturday night, Glenn Cosey added 18 and Eastern Kentucky beat Morehead State 76-65.

    Orlando Williams scored 14 and the Colonels (11-6, 2-2 Ohio Valley Conference) outshot the Eagles (11-7, 2-1) 44.4 percent to 43.9 percent.

    Eastern Kentucky rallied to take a 13-11 lead on a trey by Timmy Knipp, but Morehead State's Chad Posthumus tied it at 19 on a dunk, and the Eagles pulled away. Marcus Lewis hit a trey to tie it at 33, Cosey added two free throws, and the Colonels led 35-33 at halftime.

    Drew Kelly hit a trey at 17:01 in the second half to give the Eagles a 42-41 lead, but Williams replied with a trey, sparking a 9-2 run that the put the Colonels ahead for good.

    Angelo Warner paced Morehead State with 17, Drew Kelly had 15, Brent Arrington 11, and Posthumus 10 rebounds.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    EKY
    MORE
    Points 76 65
    FG Made-Attempted 24-54 (.444) 18-41 (.439)
    3P Made-Attempted 9-27 (.333) 4-12 (.333)
    FT Made-Attempted 19-23 (.826) 25-27 (.926)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 24 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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    Feb 8, 2014 MORE 86, @EKY 79Recap