Walker’s career high leads Morehead St past E Illinois
CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) — Jordan Walker scored a career-high 30 points and distributed five assists to help lead Morehead State past Eastern Illinois 84-78 on Saturday to end a two-game skid for the Eagles.
James Baker's 3-pointer with 62 seconds to go broke the tie at 69 and the Eagles (9-14, 5-5 Ohio Valley Conference) led the rest of the way. Morehead State made 11 of 12 from the foul line in the last 42 seconds.
Henson has 5 3s, 23 points in Morehead State’s 103-50 win
MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — Djimon Henson made five 3-pointers and tied his career high with 23 points and Morehead State defeated Ohio-Chillicothe 103-50 on Friday.
Joining Henson in double figures for the Eagles (3-5) were De'Von Cooper and A.J. Hicks with 13 points each, Richard Feagin with 11 and Lemontray Harris and Malik Riddle with 10 apiece. The Eagles shot 58 percent and made half of their 26 3-point attempts. The 103 points were a season high.
Spencer sparks Tennessee State past Morehead State 83-74
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Delano Spencer sank a career-best seven 3-pointers on his way to a career-high 32 points and Tennessee State held off Morehead State 83-74 on Thursday night for its seventh straight victory.
Darreon Reddick had 12 points, Kamar McKnight scored 11 and Armani Chaney added 10 points and six assists for the Tigers (15-11, 10-5 Ohio Valley Conference). Tennessee State connected on 21 of 23 free throws (91 percent) on the night, while the Eagles (6-20, 2-13) sank 9 of 12.
McClain, Windler help Belmont run streak to 8 83-73
MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — Kevin McClain scored 25 points, Dylan Windler had a double-double and Belmont defeated Morehead State 83-73 on Saturday for its eighth straight victory.
Windler had 13 points and 14 rebounds, which matched his career high, for the Bruins (19-6, 11-1 Ohio Valley Conference). Tyler Hadden added 15 points on 6-of-8 shooting, and Mack Mercer and Nick Hopkins added 12 and 10 points, respectively, off the bench.
Martin’s double-double powers Butler past Morehead St 85-69
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kelan Martin had a double-double with 20 points and 10 rebounds and he added four assists and three steals to propel Butler to an 85-69 win over Morehead State on Tuesday night.
Paul Jorgensen notched 16 points and four assists, Tyler Wideman scored 15 and Kamar Baldwin added 12 points and eight boards for the Bulldogs (9-3), who shot 50 percent from the floor, had a 42-24 rebound advantage and won for the sixth time in seven games.
Walker leads Morehead St. past C. Arkansas 98-94 in OT
MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — Jordan Walker scored 12 of his 23 points points in overtime to lift Morehead State to a 98-94 win over Central Arkansas on Sunday.
Morehead State beats Alice Lloyd 103-56 behind Henson
MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — Djimon Henson scored a career-high 23 points with five rebounds, Lamontray Harris added 16 and grabbed 10 rebounds, and Morehead State beat NAIA Div. II Alice Lloyd 103-56 on Thursday night.
Central Arkansas holds off Morehead State 82-78
CONWAY, Ark. (AP) — Mathieu Kamba had 20 points and eight rebounds, Deandre Jones hit a key 3-pointer with 55 seconds left and Central Arkansas beat Morehead State 82-78 on Monday night.
Brennan leads IUPUI to 67-61 win over Morehead State
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Aaron Brennan scored 15 points with seven rebounds and two assists to lead IUPUI to a 67-61 win over Morehead State on Tuesday night.
T.J. Henderson and Jaylen Minnett added 11 points apiece for the Jaguars (2-2) and Ron Patterson had 10.
Henderson opened the game with a 3-pointer and the Jags opened a 9-0 lead. Leading 32-25 at the half, they finally pushed the lead to double figures, 42-32 when Brennan scored four straight points.
Morehead State rallies to beat Marshall 86-83
MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — A.J. Hicks scored 17 points with seven assists and Morehead State rallied to beat Marshall 86-83 on Thursday night.
Morehead State rolls to 111-85 win over Central Arkansas
MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — Xavier Moon scored 25 points, dished out 11 assists and hauled in 10 rebounds to propel Morehead State past Central Arkansas for a 111-85 win Monday night.
Moon's triple-double was the first in Morehead State history, and he set career highs in rebounding and assists.