Barclays Center Classic - Recap - Morehead State Defeats Long Island 77-74

Milton Chavis scored 24 points leading Morehead State to a 77-74 victory over Long Island at Barclays Center on Friday.

Morehead State got 13 points from Devon Atkinson and another 12 points from Maurice Lewis-Briggs. Devon Atkinson contributed 4 assists, while Kahlil Owens cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.

Long Island got 26 points from Jamal Olasewere in a losing cause and another 19 points from Julian Boyd. Jason Brickman contributed 8 assists for them, while Jamal Olasewere had 6 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Morehead State were victorious, as the score was 38-37 at the break.

Morehead State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-37.