Appalachian State vs Tennessee Tech

Appalachian St. 68, Tennessee Tech 63

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COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Jamaal Trice and Omar Carter scored 19 points each and Appalachian State held off Tennessee Tech 68-63 on Saturday night.

The Golden Eagles, who trailed by as many as nine with 5:18 remaining, cut it to two, 65-63, on Jud Dillard's three-point play with 47 seconds left.

Isaac Butts made one of his two free throws for the Mountaineers (2-1) with 19 seconds left, before Tennessee Tech got the ball back. Zac Swansey then missed a 3-pointer for the Golden Eagles with 4 seconds to play.

Rodney Milum made both of his free throws when Appalachian State got the ball back for the final margin.

Milum finished with 13 points for the Mountaineers, who shot 51.9 percent for the game (14 of 27), including going 8 of 16 from 3-point range.

Dillard finished with 22 points and 11 rebounds, and Kevin Murphy scored 28 points for the Golden Eagles (1-2).

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Appalachian State Mountaineers
A. Williamson, F243-60-03056
I. Butts, C212-22-47146
J. Trice, G355-124-413419
O. Carter, G346-145-741219
M. Woods, G301-20-02412
R. Milum264-63-441213
M. Neal101-10-01233
N. Healy80-00-02120
B. Okam80-00-00120
P. Hausley40-00-01020
Totals 22-4314-1930142768
 51.2%73.7% 
Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles
L. McMorrow, C251-33-44035
J. Dillard, G377-188-8110122
K. Murphy, G368-169-1082328
Z. Swansey, G322-90-21434
Z. Bailey, G291-52-43044
T. Barnes190-20-04110
B. Inameti100-00-01010
C. Dunn60-10-00000
J. McKay60-10-00000
Totals 19-5522-283371663
 34.5%78.6% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Wofford16-228-747
Chattanooga15-322-10112
Mercer12-619-16212
W. Carolina9-915-17221
ETSU8-1016-14192
VMI7-1111-19287
Samford6-1213-19305
Citadel6-1211-19327
UNC-Green.6-1211-22309
Furman5-1311-22293

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EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Belmont11-522-11105
Eastern Ky.11-521-12156
Morehead St.10-617-17201
Jax. State5-1112-19304
Tenn. Tech4-1212-18290
Tenn. St.2-145-26341
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Murray St.16-029-663
UT Martin10-621-13177
Eastern Ill.9-718-15173
SIUE8-812-16292
SE Miss. St.7-913-17289
Austin Peay3-138-22318
 
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