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Former Christian County star Jaylen Sebree transfers to Morehead State; played two seasons at FAU

After spending the past two seasons in the Sunshine State, former Kentucky Mr. Basketball finalist Jaylen Sebree is retuning home to join Morehead State. Sebree, a 6-foot-7 native of Hopkinsville and a standout for Christian County High School, has returned to the Commonwealth after two seasons at Florida Atlantic. Jaylen Sebree played the past two seasons at Florida Atlantic. (FAU photo) “We...

Morehead State men’s basketball schedule features 15 home games, Hall of Fame Classic appearance

By Matt Schabert Morehead State Athletics Fifteen regular-season home contests, three of which are against foes who made appearances in national postseason tournaments a season ago, and games in the Hall of Fame Classic highlight Morehead State’s 2019-20 men’s basketball slate. “The opportunity to play 15 games this year in front of our fans, who have been near the top of the (Ohio...

Kentucky Cares Classic features UK, Morehead State in exhibition benefiting disaster relief effort

In light of recent disasters around the country, UK Athletics will play a small part in helping those affected by adding a third men’s basketball exhibition game to Kentucky’s 2017-18 schedule. The NCAA has granted a special waiver for the Wildcats to host Morehead State. UK will host the Eagles – coached by former Kentucky staff member Preston Spradlin – for the inaugural “Kentucky Cares...

Former UK assistant Spradlin introduced as Morehead State’s new head men’s basketball coach

Preston Spradlin was formally introduced as the Morehead State men’s basketball head coach on Tuesday afternoon, becoming the 14th person to ever hold the position. “For the first time, I feel like the head coach,” Spradlin said. “I’m so thankful for that.” Spradlin was named the interim head coach of the program last Dec. 15. Inheriting a 2-7 record nine games into...

Suspended Morehead men’s head basketball coach Sean Woods has resigned his position

Morehead State head basketball coach Sean Woods, a former standout player at Kentucky, has resigned his position, according to a statement from MSU athletics director Brian Hutchinson. Woods, who played on UK’s “Unforgettables” team in 1992, has been suspended with pay since Nov. 22. Morehead has not won a game since the suspension began. Multiple media outlets have reported that...