Wallace leads E. Illinois over Morehead St. 71-65
CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) — Josiah Wallace had 25 points as Eastern Illinois got past Morehead State 71-65 on Saturday.
Jordan Walker, whose 14 points per game heading into the matchup led the Eagles, shot only 9 percent for the game (1 of 11).
The Panthers leveled the season series against the Eagles with the win. Morehead State defeated Eastern Illinois 69-66 on Jan. 11. Eastern Illinois matches up against Southern Illinois-Edwardsville at home on Thursday. Morehead State plays Eastern Kentucky at home on Thursday.