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
UNC-Green.6-115-5127
Chattanooga5-114-475
ETSU4-214-5121
Samford4-213-6136
Furman4-211-8165
Wofford3-38-11239
Mercer2-58-12180
Citadel2-69-12237
W. Carolina1-56-13225
VMI1-54-13332

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EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Belmont6-012-499
Jax. State4-212-9134
Morehead St.4-28-11248
Tenn. Tech4-28-13334
Tenn. St.3-312-7111
Eastern Ky.1-58-13251
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Murray St.5-111-9200
UT Martin3-313-8148
SE Miss. St.3-38-13314
Austin Peay2-46-14260
Eastern Ill.1-59-10283
SIUE0-65-15327
 
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