Dunk of the Night: Morehead State’s Marquel Willis Poster vs. Marshall

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Morehead State freshman Marquel Willis had the play of the night when he threw down this dunk late in the 2nd half in the Eagles 77-68 road win over Marshall. Willis finished with 11 points in 13 minutes off the bench, hitting 2 huge threes that stopped Herd runs, and made an early case for [...]

Morehead State Earns Big Road Win at Marshall to get Back on Track

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HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Senior Angelo Warner poured in a game-high 23 points on 7-of-10 from the field, and the Morehead State men’s basketball team held regional rival Marshall to 36 percent shooting en route to a 77-68 non-conference win on Wednesday night at the Henderson Center. The Eagles, who compete in the Ohio Valley Conference, [...]

American Beats Morehead State 51-46

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RUSTON, La. — The American men’s basketball team turned 22 turnovers into 24 points and scored a 51-46 non-conference victory over Morehead State on Sunday afternoon at the Thomas Assembly Center. The game was part of a four-team Coaches vs. Cancer Classic round robin. American, which is the defending Patriot League Tournament champion, improves to [...]

Morehead State Back on Track with Win Over Presbyterian

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RUSTON, La. — The Morehead State men’s basketball team used second-half runs of 8-0 and 11-0 to register a 69-49 non-conference win over Presbyterian on Saturday night at the Thomas Assembly Center. The game was part of a four-team Coaches vs. Cancer Classic round robin. The Eagles, who play in the Ohio Valley Conference, improve [...]

Morehead State’s Cold Shooting Leads to Louisiana Tech Win

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RUSTON, La. — The Louisiana Tech men’s basketball team limited Morehead State to 33 percent from the field on its way to a 73-64 victory on Friday evening at the Thomas Assembly Center. The game was part of a four-team Coaches vs. Cancer Classic round robin. The Bulldogs, who play in Conference USA, improve to [...]

Morehead State Can’t Make Enough Shots to Beat Cincinnati

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CINCINNATI — Junior Farad Cobb erupted for a game-high 24 points on 6-of-9 from three-point range in his second career Division I game, and the Cincinnati men’s basketball team recorded a 69-61 victory over Morehead State on Wednesday evening at Fifth Third Arena. The American Athletic Conference Bearcats open the season with their second straight [...]

Morehead State’s Sean Woods Included in 30 for 30 “I Hate Christian Laettner”

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MOREHEAD, Ky. — Sean Woods, who is in his third season as the head men’s basketball coach at Morehead State, will be included in an ESPN 30 for 30 documentary on Selection Sunday in March. Woods played at Kentucky from 1989-92 and has been coaching at the collegiate level since 2003. ESPN’s documentary is titled [...]

Morehead State Substitutes Scratch Out a 87-79 Win over Cincinnati Christian

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A short-handed Morehead State used a big night from the free throw line to outlive NAIA Cincinnati Christian 87-79 in Johnson Arena Monday night. MSU was 30-38 from the free throw line, with Kareem Storey (11-12) and Marquel Willis (9-10) leading the way, to outlast a gritty Cincinnati Christian squad who just wouldn’t go away. [...]

Morehead State Opens Up in Sin City this Friday

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MOREHEAD, Ky. — The Morehead State men’s basketball team opens its 2014-15 regular season on Friday at Mountain West Conference opponent UNLV. Tip-off from the Thomas & Mack Center is set for 10:30 p.m. ET. It will be the first-ever meeting between the Eagles and Runnin’ Rebels. Morehead State finished last season 20-14 overall, 10-6 [...]