Moreheadst 57
Wrightst 37 29 66
Date of game: 12/1/2012

Recap: Wright State vs. Morehead State

Dayton, OH (Sports Network) - Cole Darling finished with 29 points as the Wright State Raiders took down the Morehead State Eagles, 66-57, in a non- conference tilt at the Nutter Center.

For the Raiders (5-2), Matt Vest added 10 points.

Jarrett Stokes led the Eagles (4-4) with 12 points, while Devon Atkinson and Angelo Warner each chipped in with 11 points.

Both teams came out hot to start the contest. Wright State connected on 60 percent of its field goal attempts as it took a 37-27 lead into halftime. Morehead State did its best to keep it close, shooting 55.6 from the field.

After intermission, the Raiders again shot 60 percent, though they only hit on 1-of-5 from 3-point range. The Eagles made 45.8 percent of their field goals after the break, but just 2-of-7 from beyond the 3-point arc. After the Raiders led by as many as 14 points, the Eagles cut the lead to just five with a little over six minutes to play, but the Raiders held on for the victory.

The Eagles outrebounded the Raiders, 27-17. The teams combined to commit 45 turnovers.

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