Scores

Final

Kent State 59

(9-4, 0-4 away)

Morehead State 76

(7-6, 2-2 OVC)

7:00 PM ET, December 28, 2010

Ellis T Johnson Arena, Morehead, Kentucky

1 2 T
KENT 26 3359
MORE 35 4176

Top Performers

Kent State: R. Holt 21 Pts, 3 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

Morehead State: K. Faried 24 Pts, 10 Reb, 2 Stl, 3 Blk

Morehead St. 76, Kent St. 59

Associated Press

MOREHEAD, Ky. -- Kenneth Faried scored 24 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as Morehead State defeated Kent State 76-59 on Tuesday night.

Faried was 10 of 11 from the field as the Eagles snapped a three-game losing streak while extending their home winning streak to 20 games. Coincidentally, the victory came against Kent State, the last team to beat the Eagles at home. The Golden Flashes (9-4) won in Morehead on Nov. 29, 2009.

Demonte Harper added 18 points for Morehead State (7-6) and Terrance Hill had 16. Hill made 5 of 6 from the field and the Eagles shot 55.6 percent for the game (25 of 45).

Morehead State shut down Kent State's leading scorer, Justin Greene, who came into the game averaging 18.1 points. But the Eagles held him to two points and he fouled out with 5:36 to play.

Randal Holt led Kent State with 21 points, all on seven 3-pointers. Rodriguez Sherman added 15 points.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
KENT
MORE
Points 59 76
FG Made-Attempted 22-50 (.440) 25-45 (.556)
3P Made-Attempted 10-22 (.455) 10-17 (.588)
FT Made-Attempted 5-13 (.385) 16-20 (.800)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 14 (0/0)
Largest Lead 4 17

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