With the win the Lady Tigers move to 5-7 (2-1 OVC) while the Eagles drop to 3-10 (1-4 OVC).
Despite continued struggles from the free-throw line, TSU shot 50.9% from the field and out rebounded MSU 48 to 35.
Oby Okafor picked up her fifth double-double of the season with 20 points and 10 rebounds. Kendra Appling also posted 20 points and just missed her first career double-double with nine boards. Tiffany Jackson nearly recorded a double-double as well with 18 points and nine rebounds.
Chynna Bozeman led Morehead with 22 points while Afton Perry and Brittany Pittman chipped in 11 and 10, respectively.
Morehead led 8-4 at the first media timeout but
The score remained close and TSU went into the halftime break with a slight 29-28 lead.
TSU scored the first four points of the second half to go ahead 33-28 but MSU would not go away. Morehead outscored
Morehead brought the game to within one point at the 7:41 mark and the 7:05 mark but
The Lady Tigers return to action this Saturday when they travel to