Men’s basketball travels to Tennessee Tech Wanting for an extension of the profitable streak to nine

News Highlights: Men’s basketball travels to Tennessee Tech On the lookout for an extension of

News Highlights: Men’s basketball travels to Tennessee Tech On the lookout for an extension of the successful streak to nine

Men’s basketball travels to Tennessee Tech Searching for an extension of the winning streak to nine

By Matt Schabert, Morehead State Athletic Media Relations

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MOREHEAD, Ky. Morehead State’s men’s basketball plan proceeds to obtain methods to win. The Eagles will take their eight-recreation achievement streak to Cookeville, Tennessee, Saturday to face Tennessee[programkeepsfindingwaystowinTheEaglestaketheireight-gamesuccessstreaktoCookevilleTennSaturdaytofaceTennesseeTechItalwaysseemschampionteamsareprotectingtheirhomefieldbutalsowinningontheroadandtheEagleshavewonfourconsecutiveOVCgamesawayfromhomeTipoffissetfor2pmET[programkeepsfindingwaystowinTheEaglestaketheireight-gamesuccessstreaktoCookevilleTennSaturdaytofaceTennesseeTechHetlijkteraltijdopdatkampioensteamshunthuisveldbeschermenmaarookopdewegwinnenendeEagleshebbenvieropeenvolgendeOVC-wedstrijdenbuitenhuisgewonnenTipoffisingesteldop1400uurET

The match will be broadcast dwell on ESPN +. Chuck Mraz and Dean Hardin will bring followers the radio simply call on and WIVY-96.3 FM.

MSU is 12-6 total and 9-2 in the OVC, in third location. TTU has had a rough time, but has been participating in shut contests these days. The Golden Eagles are 2-15 over-all and 2-8 in the OVC.

Last TIME In opposition to TENNESSEE TECH (Box Rating | Comprehensive Recap) The defensive tension of Morehead Condition men’s basketball was in play once more on January 7 when the Eagles Tennessee Tech to just 37 p.c total and 26 percent extended-expression in getting a 57-54 earn above the Golden Eagles at Johnson Arena. The Eagles (6-6 / 3-2 OVC) fought back again and forth with the people from Cookeville, Tennessee, right before ultimately moving ahead for good thanks to a bucket and a few-pointer from junior ahead Jaylen Sebree in significantly less than two minutes of enjoy.

In THE Series

Report vs. Tennessee Tech: 88-67

To start with assembly: January 7, 1950 (MSU received 59-57 at TTU)

Streak: MOR, 1 sport

Document in Cookeville: 25-47

Recording in Morehead: 55-17

Last 5 meetings

1/24/19 MOREHEAD, KY. W 67-61

2/23/19 Cookeville, Tenn. W 66-63

1/4/20 Additional HEAD, KY. W 83-72

1/23/20 Cookeville, Tenn. L 71-59

7/1/21 MOREHEAD, Ky. W 57-54

Notable • Morehead State’s existing eight-match achievement streak is the longest profitable streak given that 9 consecutive games in 2010-11, and the Eagles’ 8-match OVC successful streak is the best of the application considering the fact that successful 9 consecutive game titles in 2009 -10. The 8-match earn streak is at the moment tied for the sixth longest in Division I.

• In the final 30 game titles against Tennessee TechMorehead Point out is 23-7. That dates again to the 2007-08 time. On the other hand, TTU has gained a few of the very last four meetings in Cookeville.

• In the earlier five games, Morehead State has defeated all 5 of those enemies by an common of +20.4. Also all through that period, MSU shot 50 p.c as a workforce and has a +6.2 recovering margin and a income margin of +2.4.

• Morehead State’s 9-2 begin right after 11 OVC games equals the 2009-10 crew for finest record of 11 video games. It is also the initial time that the 2013-14 MSU has had four consecutive OVC street victories. A gain versus Tech would be the very best OVC successful streak considering that five video games in 2010-11.

• The Eagles acquired votes this week in the Mid-Major Top rated 25 poll, the to start with time considering the fact that 2010-11 that the Eagles have acquired votes or been in the Mid-Key top 25.

Freshman ahead Johni Broome has four double doubles in his very first period to complete second in the OVC. The 6-10 Plant City, Florida solution is the initial Eagle because Ricky Minard in 2000-01 to get paid four OVC Freshman of the Week awards. Broome trains all OVC freshmen in FG PCT. (.586) and reflective (7.2).

• Top scorer DeVon Cooper (11.5) scored a occupation-large 20 factors at Jacksonville Point out. In the previous four game titles, Cooper has been extremely steady, hitting 5 field ambitions in all 4 of people game titles. He also shot 55 p.c in the previous 4 outings.

• In OVC engage in, MSU has allowed only one staff (1st match at EKU) to score more than 70 factors and the Eagles have a score margin of +10.6.

Senior ahead James Baker is now tied for third in the background of the MSU method with 115 blocked pictures in his job.

All through Morehead State’s 8-activity successful streak, the Eagles have a 266 direct (33.2 common) out of the feasible 320 minutes of action. Besides for the Tennessee Tech contest (in advance for 8:21 PM), MSU has stored the tie for additional than 30 minutes of individuals other 6 wins. MSU led the whole game on JSU on Thursday.

• MSU is 24- in the earlier two seasons when he qualified prospects with 1 minute left in regulation. The Eagles are also 17-1 in the previous two many years if they are ahead of half time.

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