MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) -- George Tandy's rebound putback with 2.6
seconds remaining gave Eastern Illinois a 57-56 win over Morehead
State Wednesday night in the Ohio Valley Conference.
Trailing 56-55 with less than 30 seconds left, the Panthers
(1-7, 1-3 OVC) missed two shots before Tandy hit the put back.Eastern Illinois led 27-17 at the half, but saw the Eagles
battle back in the final 20 minutes. Josh Gomes led Eastern
Illinois with 17 pointsStan Januska hit back-to-back 3-pointers to put Morehead State
(1-7, 0-4) ahead 40-37 with 11:09 remaining.The Panthers took a 55-52 lead when Bobby Catchings hit a
3-pointer with 1:14 left.Morehead then went on a 4-0 run on consecutive baskets by Shaun
Williams and Cory Burns to go ahead 56-55.Januska and Quentin Pryor each had 11 points for Morehead State.