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Morehead St. edges Tennessee Tech 57-54

Eagles limited Tennessee Tech to just 37 percent overall
Eagles limited Tennessee Tech to just 37 percent overall
Eagles limited Tennessee Tech to just 37 percent overall(Taylor Johnson)
Published: Jan. 7, 2021 at 10:36 PM EST
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MOREHEAD, Ky. -- Morehead State men’s basketball’s defensive pressure was in play again on Thursday night as the Eagles limited Tennessee Tech to just 37 percent overall and 26 percent from long range in earning a 57-54 victory over the Golden Eagles at Johnson Arena. The Eagles (6-6/3-2 OVC) battled back and forth with the visitors from Cookeville, Tenn., before finally pulling ahead for good thanks to a bucket and a three-pointer from junior forward Jaylen Sebree with less than two minutes to play. Tech slipped to 1-11 overall and 1-4 in the OVC, and Morehead State continued its prowess over the Golden Eagles in games played aT Johnson Arena. MSU now has seven straight home wins over TTU and 14 of the last 15 since 2007.