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Troy vs E. Tennessee State

ETSU 81, Troy 71

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JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) - Marcus Dubose scored a career-high 27 points and East Tennessee State held off Troy 81-71 on Saturday.

Jarvis Jones added 14 points and Tommy Hubbard contributed a double-double with 13 points and 10 rebounds for ETSU (2-1).

Leading by 13 points early in the second half, ETSU went on a 15-3 run to build its biggest lead at 73-58 with 8:48 to play. The run was capped by a 3-pointer by Jones, who made 4 of 6 from behind the arc.

With ETSU holding a 70-45 advantage, Troy (1-2) went on a 19-7 run to trim the deficit to 77-64 with 5:19 to play. However, the rally fizzled as the Trojans went nearly 4 minutes without scoring. ETSU led 81-64 with 1:57 remaining.

Troy scored the last seven points of the game for the final margin.

R.J. Scott scored 15 points and Nic Combs had 10 for the Trojans.

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Troy Trojans
T. Owens, F263-53-35029
S. Cunningham, F252-40-14214
N. Combs, G264-81-244010
R. Scott, G245-121-273115
D. Clark, G172-92-24318
E. Jones284-81-28119
A. Jones233-130-04109
J. Wright181-60-02133
R. Chambers141-42-22034
Totals 25-6910-1447151271
 36.2%71.4% 
E. Tennessee State Buccaneers
T. Hubbard, F335-102-2102313
I. Brown, F264-63-640211
M. Dubose, G3212-260-131227
A. Sollazzo, G313-70-261126
S. Cooley, G303-90-03146
L. Poderis202-40-06014
J. Jones195-80-131114
J. Ward80-10-00010
Totals 34-715-1241161681
 47.9%41.7% 
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UL-Monroe13-419-9118
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UL Lafayette10-716-12188
UT-Arlington9-815-12160
UALR8-1013-15278
S. Alabama7-119-20292
Texas St.6-1112-14249
Arkansas St.6-1111-15261
App. St.6-119-17275
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VMI7-1011-17272
Citadel6-1111-17319
UNC-Green.6-1110-20321
Samford5-1212-18295
Furman5-128-20330
 
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