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% 
Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
ETSU17-427-855
UNC-Green.16-525-1095
Furman14-523-1296
Wofford11-916-17190
Chattanooga10-919-12139
Samford10-1120-16170
Mercer9-1015-17192
Citadel5-1512-21283
W. Carolina4-159-23271
VMI3-166-24329

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EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Belmont15-123-760
Morehead St.10-614-16200
Jax. State9-720-15151
Tenn. St.8-817-13161
Tenn. Tech8-812-20277
Eastern Ky.5-1112-19248
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UT Martin10-622-13164
SE Missouri St.9-715-18274
Murray St.8-816-17230
Austin Peay7-911-19261
Eastern Ill.6-1014-15265
SIUE1-156-24333
 
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