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Collins scores 22 points, leads Morehead State over Northern Kentucky 64-56


HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Kentucky — Corban Collins scored 22 points and Morehead State beat Northern Kentucky 64-56 on Saturday night.

Collins was 7 of 18 from the field with four 3-pointers. Xavier Moon scored six of his 11 points in the second half for Morehead State (2-1).

Lavone Holland II had 11 points and six assists to lead Northern Kentucky (1-2). Jalen Billups added nine points with four blocks.

Holland made a layup and the Norse had their last lead, 54-53, with six minutes left. Moon, DeJuan Marrero, and Collins scored to give the Eagles a 59-54 lead with two minutes left. The Norse missed a free throw and four field goals, and committed two turnovers during the stretch.

Billups made a layup to pull the Norse to 59-56 with 1:29 left. The Eagles went 5 of 6 from the line to seal it.

Morehead State improves to 7-1 in the series.

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