MOCS MEN’S BASKETBALL NOTEBOOK
Game No. 7 | Chattanooga vs. Morehead State | Orleans Arena | Nov. 28, 2013
- Chattanooga lost an 88-75 decision against Morehead State in an afternoon affair in Las Vegas…the Mocs are now 2-5, the Eagles 6-2.
- It’s just the first meeting with Morehead State…158th game against current OVC membership with an 80-78 record in those matchups.
- This is Chattanooga’s second entry in the Las Vegas Invitational...the first was in 2006 losing the opener in Orleans Arena against Towson (56-55) and beating Prairie View A&M (79-66).
- Now have 95-50 in-season tournament record…have won 33 such tournaments in our DI era.
- The Mocs shot a season-best 50.9 percent against a DI opponent... made 27 of 53 shots for the game, 57.1 percent (16-28) in the second half.
- Morehead State posted amazing 72.3 percent (34-47) from the floor today, 82.6 percent in the second half making 19 of 23 attempts.
- Chattanooga trailed 29-17 on the boards…the Eagles had a 20-7 advantage on the glass in the first half.
Z. Mason, Sr.-F
- 23 points on 8-10 FG, 3-4 3pt and 4-6 FT.
- 2nd 20-point game of the year, 11th of the season…averaging 20.7 points over last three contests.
- 34th career double-figure scoring day, sixth of the season.
- Scored 20 of his 23 in second half…had 11 in first four minutes of second frame.
Gee McGhee, So.-G
- 18 points and five assists…shot 7-11 FG, 1-2 3pt and 3-5 FT.
- 6th double-digit game in seven this season…27th of his career in 38 games.
- 3rd time this year with five or more assists, seventh of his career.
Greg Pryor, Fr.-G
- 10 points and two steals.