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Final

Tenn Tech 50

(13-9, 5-4 OVC)

Morehead State 56

(12-11, 5-4 OVC)

    Coverage: ESPNU/WatchESPN

    3:00 PM ET, January 28, 2012

    Ellis T. Johnson Arena, Morehead, Kentucky

    1 2 T
    TNTC 23 2750
    MORE 25 3156

    Top Performers

    Tennessee Tech: K. Murphy 18 Pts, 10 Reb, 5 Ast, 2 Stl

    Morehead St: T. Proffitt 20 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Stl

    Morehead St. 56, Tennessee Tech 50

    Associated Press

    MOREHEAD, Ky. -- Ty Proffitt had 20 points and Morehead State scored the final 10 points of the game to defeat Tennessee Tech 56-50 on Saturday.

    Tennessee Tech led most of the second half, but Jud Dillard's basket for a 50-46 lead with 2:58 remaining was its final points of the game. Proffitt, who was 6 of 10 from the field including four 3-pointers, scored five points for the Eagles during the run. His 3-pointer with 1:44 remaining gave Morehead State the lead for good at 52-50.

    The win improved Morehead State's home record against Ohio Valley Conference opponents in the past five seasons to 38-4.

    Drew Kelly added 15 points for Morehead State (12-11, 5-4), which allowed a season-low in points against a Division I team.

    Kevin Murphy and Dillard each scored 18 points for Tennessee Tech (13-9, 5-5), which had won nine of the past 10 games in the series.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    TNTC
    MORE
    Points 50 56
    FG Made-Attempted 20-46 (.435) 20-47 (.426)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-17 (.176) 7-18 (.389)
    FT Made-Attempted 7-17 (.412) 9-13 (.692)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 14 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 8 6

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