MOREHEAD, Ky. -- Brent Arrington scored 18 points Thursday and shot 4 of 8 from beyond the arc as Morehead State topped Southeast Missouri State 80-67.
An 11-2 second-half run brought the Redhawks to within two, but the Eagles led until Nino Johnson's layup tied it at 54. The Eagles ripped an 8-2 run and led 63-56 with 4:50 to go, then Arrington hit back-to-back treys and Kelly added another to keep the Redhawks at arm's length down the stretch.
Bradley scored 28 for the Redhawks and Tyler Stone added 14.
DeSean Murray, who averaged 20.2 points as a sophomore at Presbyterian, will transfer to Auburn to play for coach Bruce Pearl.
Former Kentucky guard Ed Davender, the only Wildcat with at least 1,500 points and 400 assists, has died. He was 49.
Guard Naz Mitrou-Long, whose 2015-16 season ended in December due to hip problems, has been granted a hardship waiver for the coming season, Iowa State said.
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