SE Missouri State Falls 79-78 Against Eastern Kentucky - Game Recap

SE Missouri State Falls 79-78 Against Eastern Kentucky - Game Recap

Eastern Kentucky grabbed a 79-78 win over SE Missouri State on Saturday, behind a 20-point effort from Glenn Cosey at Paul S. McBrayer Arena.

Eastern Kentucky won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 10-point spread.

Corey Walden had 20 points for Eastern Kentucky and Marcus Lewis chipped in with 12 points. Tarius Johnson had 4 assists for them, while Jeff Johnson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 5 boards.

SE Missouri State got a 32-point performance from Jarekious Bradley, who was supported by 15 points from Tyler Stone. Lucas Nutt had 5 assists in a losing cause for SE Missouri State, while Jarekious Bradley grabbed 8 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Eastern Kentucky were victorious, as the score was 44-37 at the break.

The rebound battle favored Eastern Kentucky as they grabbed 28 boards, while SE Missouri State only had 27.