Morehead State cruises past Marshall 85-61

MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) – Corban Collins had 15 points and six assists to help Morehead State roll to an 85-61 victory over Marshall on Tuesday night.

Collins was just 3 of 14 from the floor, but made a 3-pointer and all eight free-throw attempts. DeJuan Marrero scored 10 points, and Miguel Dicent had seven points and a career-high seven assists for Morehead State (3-1).

Austin Loop made four 3-pointers and finished with 12 points for Marshall (0-2). C.J. Burks had 12 points, and James Kelly and Stevie Browning added 10 apiece.

The Eagles had an eight-point lead midway through the first half. Loop made a 3-pointer to pull the Thundering Herd to 23-21. Morehead State closed the half on a 15-6 run for a 38-27 halftime lead. Ty’Quan Bitting scored all eight of his points during the span.

Marrero scored the first six points of the second half and the Eagles cruised from there.

(Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Categories: Sports

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *