Scores

Final

North Dakota St 69

(7-2, 1-0 Summit)

Morehead State 57

(4-5, 3-1 home)

7:00 PM ET, December 5, 2012

Ellis T Johnson Arena, Morehead, Kentucky

1 2 T
NDSU 33 3669
MORE 19 3857

Top Performers

North Dakota State: T. Braun 23 Pts, 8 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

Morehead State: A. Warner 14 Pts, 5 Reb, 2 Ast, 3 Stl

N. Dakota St. 69, Morehead St. 57

Associated Press

MOREHEAD, Ky. -- Taylor Braun scored 23 points and grabbed nine rebounds, and North Dakota State opened the second half with a 12-0 run en route to a 69-57 victory over Morehead State on Wednesday night.

Angelo Warner led Morehead State (4-5) with 14 points, and Milton Chavis and Chad Posthumus scored 13 apiece.

After leading 33-19 at halftime, North Dakota State (7-3) put the game away with the run. Kory Brown, TrayVonn Wright and Braun each scored four points each. That gave the Bison a 45-19 advantage 4:16 into the second half before Angelo Warner hit a jumper to make it 45-21.

Morehead State shot 42.3 percent from the field (22 of 52) to the Eagles' 30.5 percent (18 of 59) and outshot them from 3-point range 7 of 19 to 2 of 17.

It marked the first meeting between the teams, but they square off again in Fargo on Dec. 21.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
NDSU
MORE
Points 69 57
FG Made-Attempted 22-52 (.423) 18-60 (.300)
3P Made-Attempted 7-19 (.368) 2-17 (.118)
FT Made-Attempted 18-22 (.818) 19-29 (.655)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
Largest Lead 31 3

2012-13 Season

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