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Hill leads Morehead to 68-64 win over Austin Peay

MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) - Kahlil Owens scored 11 points, including a go-ahead layup, and came up with a clutch blocked shot to help Morehead State beat Austin Peay 68-64 on Saturday.

Morehead State (7-8, 1-1 Ohio Valley Conference) trailed 64-63 after Josh Terry's two free throws put Austin Peay up with 1:37 to go. Owens then made a layup 22 seconds later, and followed it with a shot block on Terry. Lamont Austin was fouled on Morehead State's ensuing possession and made both free throws to go up 67-64 with 29 seconds left.

Austin Peay (3-12, 0-2) went 0 for 3 from the field the rest of the way and Austin made another free throw.

Terrance Hill had 15 points for the Eagles, and Ty Proffitt added 10.

Terry led the Governors with 24 points and Melvin Baker added 17. Austin Peay was just 2 of 12 from 3-point range.

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