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NCAA Game Summary - Eastern Kentucky at Morehead State



(Saturday, February 9)

Final Score: Eastern Kentucky 68, Morehead State 47

Morehead, KY (Sports Network) - Glenn Cosey tallied 17 points to push the Eastern Kentucky Colonels to a 68-47 rout of the Morehead State Eagles in an Ohio Valley Conference contest at Ellis Johnson Arena.

Eric Stutz added 12 points for EKU (19-6, 8-3 OVC) and Corey Walden scored 11 points. The victory was the third in a row for the Colonels.

Angelo Warner netted 16 points on 6-of-12 shooting from the floor to pace Morehead State (11-14, 5-7) in its third consecutive setback. Bakari Turner added 10 points for MSU.

EKU took a 30-20 lead into halftime after it shot 35.7 percent from the floor and limited the Eagles to 21.7 percent shooting.

Morehead State heated up to make 45.0 percent of its field goal tries after the intermission, but the Colonels poured in 60.9 percent of their attempts from the field to extend their edge.

EKU outscored the Eagles, 38-10, in the paint and also, 24-4, in points off of turnovers. The Colonels also held a 32-24 advantage in the rebounding battle.

02/09 23:03:24 ET