MOREHEAD, Ky. -- The Morehead State men's basketball team returns to Johnson Arena on Thursday when it hosts new Ohio Valley Conference member Belmont. Tip-off is slated for 7 p.m. ET.
The Eagles, who are 10-10 overall and 4-2 in the OVC, have won five of their last seven contests. The Bruins, who are 15-4 on the season and 6-0 in league play, have won six consecutive games.
Belmont, which is No. 23 in the NCAA's official Ratings Percentage IndexI, comes in as Morehead State's highest-ranked this season. The two schools have never met in men's basketball.