Morehead State vs Eastern Illinois Final: 85-77 - Recap

Morehead State vs Eastern Illinois Final: 85-77 - Recap

Morehead State got 19 points from Chad Posthumus en route to an 85-77 victory over Eastern Illinois on Saturday at Lantz Arena.

Morehead State was a 7-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

Kareem Storey had 14 points for Morehead State and Angelo Warner chipped in with 13 points. Luka Pajkovic had 2 assists for them, while Chad Posthumus was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 14 boards.

Eastern Illinois got 20 points from Reggie Smith in a losing cause and another 19 points from Chris Olivier. Dylan Chatman contributed 5 assists for them, while Sherman Blanford had 7 rebounds.

The rebound battle favored Morehead State as they grabbed 42 boards, while Eastern Illinois only had 39.