COLUMBIA, Mo. — Morehead State was able to take a first half lead and only trailed by seven at the half against Missouri before falling, 70-52.
That's the first loss of the season for the Eagles, who were led by Jordan Walker's 14 points. That moved the senior into 25th place on the all-time scoring list at Morehead. Morehead State held Missouri to only 4-of-22 from beyond the three-point arc, but the Tigers owned a 45-28 rebounding edge.
The Eagles play on Friday in the Hall of Fame Classic in Indianapolis at Butler. Tip off is set for 7:00 p.m.