Morehead State vs Tennessee State Final: 78-69 - Recap
|Morehead State vs Tennessee State Final: 78-69 - Recap|
Morehead State grabbed a 78-69 win over Tennessee State on Saturday, behind a 24-point effort from Angelo Warner at Ellis Johnson Arena.
Morehead State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4-point spread as favorites.
Bakari Turner had 16 points for Morehead State and Drew Kelly chipped in with 10 points. Devon Atkinson had 5 assists for them, while Angelo Warner was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.
Tennessee State got 19 points from Patrick Miller in a losing cause and another 18 points from Kellen Thornton. Patrick Miller contributed 4 assists for them, while M.J. Rhett had 7 rebounds.
Morehead State trailed at halftime, 41-39.
The rebound battle favored Morehead State as they grabbed 29 boards, while Tennessee State only had 25.