NCAA Game Summary - Tennessee State at Morehead State
(Saturday, January 26)
Final Score: Morehead State 78, Tennessee State 69
Morehead, KY (Sports Network) - Angelo Warner scored 24 points for the Morehead State Eagles who took 78-69 Ohio Valley Conference victory over the Tennessee State Tigers at Ellis Johnson Arena.
Warner was 16-of-18 from the free-throw line with six rebounds for Morehead State (11-11, 5-3 OVC), which has won three of its last four games. Bakari Turner shot 6-of-9 from the field for 16 points while Drew Kelly added 10 points before fouling out with two minutes left in the game.
Patrick Miller scored 19 points while going 9-of-10 from the charity stripe for the Tigers (12-10, 6-3), who have lost three in a row after a seven-game win streak. Kellen Thornton added 18 points and five rebounds while Jordan Cyphers contributed 15 points.
The Tigers led 41-39 going into the break after shooting 63.6 percent from the floor in the first half.
In the second half the Eagles went 22-of-26 from the free-throw line as they outscored TSU 39-28.
Morehead State scored 21 points off 17 turnovers committed by the Tigers and also scored 20 second-chance points from 12 offensive rebounds.
01/26 23:13:03 ET