Morehead St. 84, N. Carolina A&amp,T 61

Terrance Hill and Demonte Harper scored 19 points each to lead

Morehead State to an 84-61 rout of North Carolina A&T on

Sunday.

Four players scored in double figures for the Eagles (2-0) as

Kenneth Faried had 14 points and Ty Proffitt 10.

Leading 10-6, Morehead State blew it open early on a 15-3 run in

the Global Sports Invitational matchup. Faried’s jumper capped the

run for a 25-9 lead with 8:18 left in the first half.

The two teams had similar shooting performances with the Eagles

making 40.6 percent (28 of 69) and the Aggies (0-2) hitting 40.1

percent (19 of 47), but North Carolina A&T committed 23

turnovers.

Morehead State brought the lead to as many as 29, 80-51, on

Arthur McMillan’s layup with 4:38 to play.

Marc Hill led four Aggies in double figures with 13 points.

Adrian Powell scored 11 and R.J. Buck and Thomas Coleman chipped in

10 each.