Jacksonville State Defeats Morehead State 70-59 - Recap

Jacksonville State Defeats Morehead State 70-59 - Recap

Jacksonville State got 23 points from Tarvin Gaines en route to a 70-59 victory over Morehead State on Saturday at Pete Mathews Coliseum.

Jacksonville State was a 2.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

Jacksonville State got 19 points from Ronnie Boggs and another 18 points from Brian Williams. Mason Leggett contributed 8 assists, while Ronnie Boggs cleaned the glass with 3 rebounds.

Morehead State got 12 points from Jourdan Stickler in a losing cause and another 10 points from Drew Kelly. Taariq Muhammad contributed 5 assists for them, while Kahlil Owens had 6 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Jacksonville State were victorious, as the score was 40-26 at the break.

The rebound battle favored Morehead State as they grabbed 37 boards, while Jacksonville State only had 15.