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Morehead State routs Southeast Missouri St. 80-40

MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) - Maze Stallworth scored 13 points and Kenneth Faried had his 11th double-double of the season with 12 points and 16 rebounds as Morehead State routed Southeast Missouri State 80-40 on Thursday night.

The Eagles (11-6, 6-1 Ohio Valley Conference) won their seventh straight game and allowed the fewest points since 1983-84 when Morehead State held Tennessee-Wesleyan to 36 points.

The Redhawks (5-11, 2-4) scored their fewest points since joining NCAA Division I in 1991 and committed a season-high 27 turnovers.

The Eagles scored 17 points off 20 first-half turnovers and finished with 15 steals. The Redhawks shot 17.6 percent (3 of 17) from the field in the first half to trail 40-10 at the break.

Sam Goodman added a career-high 12 points and Demonte Harper and Steve Peterson each had 10 for Morehead State.

Derek Thompson led Southeast Missouri State with 10 points.

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