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Final

Morehead State 69

(17-9, 8-3 OVC)

Jacksonville St 67

(10-17, 4-8 OVC)

    8:00 PM ET, February 13, 2014

    Pete Mathews Coliseum, Jacksonville, Alabama

    1 2 T
    MORE 25 4469
    JVST 27 4067

    Top Performers

    Morehead State: D. Kelly 19 Pts, 3 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

    Jacksonville State: D. Felder 12 Pts, 7 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Morehead State holds off Jacksonville State 69-67

    Associated Press

    JACKSONVILLE, Ala. -- Drew Kelly scored 19 points as Morehead State held off Jacksonville State 69-67 on Thursday.

    Undra Mitchem's layup for Jacksonville State (10-17, 4-8 Ohio Valley) with 12 seconds remaining cut its deficit to 69-67. But Grant White missed a layup, then Mitchem missed a pair of free throws with 1 second left as Morehead State barely hung on.

    Morehead State (17-9, 8-3) jumped out to a 13-4 lead through almost 9 minutes of the first half as JSU started out 2-for-11 shooting. But the Gamecocks raced back to tie at 20 and led by two, 27-25, at the break.

    The game was tied at 51 with 8:16 left when Luka Pajkovic drilled a trey that sent Morehead State on a 9-3 spurt to go up 60-54.

    Angelo Warner added 16 points for Morehead State, which shot 44 percent as a team.

    Jacksonville State was led by Mitchem's 13 points.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    MORE
    JVST
    Points 69 67
    FG Made-Attempted 20-46 (.435) 23-54 (.426)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-10 (.300) 5-12 (.417)
    FT Made-Attempted 26-33 (.788) 16-21 (.762)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 22 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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