Morehead St. takes on Presbyterian
Morehead State (2-0) vs. Presbyterian (1-1)
Ross E. Templeton P.E. Center, Clinton, South Carolina; Thursday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Morehead State and Presbyterian both look to put winning streaks together . Morehead State easily beat Spalding by 48 at home on Thursday. Presbyterian is coming off an 80-77 overtime road win over VMI on Monday.
BIG MEN ON CAMPUS: Ben Drake has put up 16 points and nine rebounds to lead the way for the Blue Hose. Complementing Drake is Cory Hightower, who is accounting for 12.5 points and five rebounds per game. The Eagles are led by Jordan Walker, who is averaging 17.5 points.JUMPING FOR JORDAN: Walker has connected on 31.3 percent of the 16 3-pointers he’s attempted. He’s also made 85.7 percent of his foul shots this season.
DID YOU KNOW: Morehead State is ranked first among Division I teams with an offensive rebound percentage of 46.7 percent. The Eagles have averaged 17.5 offensive boards per game.