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Morehead State Drops a Heart Breaker to Murray State in OVC SemiFinals

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Press Release from Morehead State University: NASHVILLE — No. 25/24 Murray State made eight of its last nine field-goal attempts and erased an 11-point deficit with 6:31 remaining to post an 80-77 victory over Morehead State in the semifinals of the Ohio Valley Conference Men’s Basketball Tournament on Friday night at Municipal Auditorium. The top-seeded Racers were playing their first ...

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Murray State’s Cameron Payne Pushes Racers Past Morehead State

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Press Release from Murray State University: The Murray State Racers advanced to the finals of the Ohio Valley Conference men’s basketball championship Friday with an 80-77 win over the Morehead State Eagles at Municipal Auditorium in Nashville, Tennessee. The Racers (27-4) have a date in the OVC title game Saturday at 6 p.m. Central Time on ESPN2. Belmont and Eastern ...

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Morehead State to Face No. 25/24 Murray State on National TV

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MOREHEAD, Ky. — The fifth-seeded Morehead State men’s basketball team challenges top-seeded and nationally-ranked Murray State in the semifinals of the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament on Friday at 7:30 p.m. ET. The contest, which will be televised by ESPNU and streamed on ESPN3.com, is MSU’s sixth in 12 days. The Eagles, who have won a season-best five straight games and ...

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Morehead State Advances to OVC Semifinals with Win Over UT Martin

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NASHVILLE — Seniors Angelo Warner and Karam Mashour combined for 52 points and 15 rebounds on Thursday night to power the Morehead State men’s basketball team to a 76-65 victory over UT Martin in the second round of the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament at Municipal Auditorium. The Eagles, who have won five straight contests and 10 of their last 13, ...

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Morehead State Takes Down SEMO in 1st Round of OVC Tournament

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NASHVILLE — The Morehead State men’s basketball team knocked down its final six free-throw attempts on Wednesdayevening and hung on for a 79-74 win over Southeast Missouri in the opening round of the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament at Municipal Auditorium. The fifth-seeded Eagles, who have won nine of their last 12 games, improve to 16-16 overall and 2-1 on a ...

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Morehead State Turns Defense into Offense in Win over Tennessee Tech

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MOREHEAD, Ky. — The Morehead State men’s basketball team raced out to a 9-0 advantage en route to a 50-point first half and never looked back in an 86-73 Ohio Valley Conference victory over Tennessee Tech before a national-television audience on Thursday night at Johnson Arena. The Eagles, who have won seven of their last 10 tilts, improve to 14-16 ...

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Morehead State Finishes Up OVC Road Schedule at Tennessee State

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MOREHEAD, Ky. – The Morehead State men’s basketball team returns to Nashville for its final regular-season road game on Monday at Tennessee State. Tip-off from the Gentry Center is set for 8 p.m. ET. The Eagles were originally scheduled to play at TSU last Thursday, but the game was moved due to extreme winter weather. Morehead State is making three ...

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Morehead State Suffers Devastating Loss at Belmont

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NASHVILLE — Sophomore Evan Bradds converted a three-point play with 11.3 seconds remaining, and the Belmont men’s basketball team survived a wild final possession to hang on for a 58-57 Ohio Valley Conference victory over Morehead State on Saturday evening at the Curb Event Center. The Bruins, who snap a three-game skid, improve to 16-10 overall, 8-5 in conference action ...

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Morehead State On the Road Again for Pivotal OVC Matchup

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NASHVILLE — The Morehead State men’s basketball team continues its three-game Ohio Valley Conference road trip on Saturday at East Division opponent Belmont. Tip-off from the Curb Event Center is set for approximately 7 p.m. ET. The contest will follow the Eagles and Bruins in women’s hoops at 5 p.m. MSU, which has won five of its last seven games ...

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Morehead State Wins Thriller over Belmont for Share of OVC East Lead

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Freshman Miguel Dicent drained a runner with 4.9 seconds remaining, and the Morehead State men’s basketball team forced a turnover on the game’s final possession to score a 73-71 Ohio Valley Conference victory over Belmont on Saturday night at Johnson Arena. The Eagles, who have won five of their last six contests, improve to 12-14 overall and 5-6 at home. ...

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Morehead State Earns 72-57 Win over Tennessee State

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Morehead State’s Karam Mashour had a career night as the Eagles held off a feisty Tennessee State squad 72-57 at Johnson Arena Thursday night. Mashour finished with 21 points and 14 rebounds to help MSU improve to 6-4 in the Ohio Valley Conference and 11-14 overall. Brent Arrington finished with 13 points, nailing 3 of 6 attempts from behind the ...

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Morehead State Hosts Tennessee State in OVC Battle Tonight

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MOREHEAD, Ky. – The Morehead State men’s basketball team continues a three-game Ohio Valley Conference homestand on Thursday when it hosts Tennessee State. Tip-off from Johnson Arena is set for 7 p.m. ET. It will be Mardi Gras Night, and halftime will feature a parade of approximately 130 MSU students. The Eagles, who have won four of their last five ...

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Eastern Kentucky Uses Late Run to Beat Cold Shooting Morehead State 66-57

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Senior Corey Walden scored 16 points in the second half, and the Eastern Kentucky men’s basketball team used a late 21-7 run to post a 66-57 Ohio Valley Conference win over Morehead State before a season-best crowd of 5,785 on Saturday afternoon at Johnson Arena. The Colonels, who snap a three-game skid, improve to 12-9 overall, 4-4 in conference action ...

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Morehead State Stays Hot with Another OVC Road Win

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Senior Karam Mashour registered a career-best 24 points, while senior Kareem Storey and junior Brent Arrington posted their first career double-doubles as Morehead State notched an 82-69 Ohio Valley Conference win over Austin Peay on Wednesday night at Aaron Arena. The Eagles, who have won three consecutive games (all on the road), improve to 10-13 overall, 5-3 in league play ...

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Morehead State Pounds SIU Edwardsville for 2nd OVC Win

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Morehead State used a career night from Karam Mashour and hot shooting from behind the arc to pound SIU Edwardsville 91-63. The 28-point victory was Morehead State’s largest in 36 Ohio Valley Conference games under Head Coach Sean Woods. Mashour posted his second career double-double with 22 points and 11 rebounds. The point total was also a career high. Angelo ...

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