Belmont vs Middle Tennessee

Belmont 87, Middle Tennessee 84


MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) - J.J. Mann scored seven of his 19 points in the second overtime to lead Belmont over Middle Tennessee 87-84.

The Bruins (2-2) trailed 79-78 with 3:38 left in the game, then went on a 9-2 run that lasted 1:14, sparked by Mann. Drew Hanlen hit two free throws with 24 seconds left to cap the spurt in the EA Sports Maui Invitational.

The Blue Raiders (4-1) were also ahead in the first overtime, leading 74-69 with 3:37 to go in the period, but couldn't hold off Belmont.

Kerron Johnson scored seven straight for the Bruins, and Middle Tennessee's LaRon Dendy sent it into the second extra session on a jumper with 39 seconds to go.

Johnson finished with 14 points for Belmont.

Dendy had 19 points, Marcos Knight 17 points and 11 rebounds and Raymond Cintron 18 points for the Blue Raiders.

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Belmont Bruins
M. Hedgepeth, F233-40-25056
S. Saunders, F223-82-34058
D. Hanlen, G423-82-41308
K. Johnson, G366-141-324314
I. Clark, G242-62-21047
J. Mann368-130-163319
B. Jenkins183-40-04036
T. Noack181-50-02023
A. Barnes144-42-210111
B. Baker121-40-14012
S. Turner51-20-01003
Totals 35-729-1839102787
Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders
J. Sulton, F405-103-672213
L. Dendy, C397-114-664219
M. Knight, G435-114-6114417
B. Massey, G402-52-55837
K. Hammonds, G160-10-00110
R. Cintron366-101-134318
S. Jones112-50-46034
J. Jones102-42-22106
J. Oden80-10-02120
J. Gallman70-40-00000
Totals 29-6216-3046252084
Atlantic Sun
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
No. Florida8-613-18235
S.C. Upstate7-717-14220
Kennesaw St.7-713-17278
N.J. Tech3-1111-19283

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Georgia St.11-518-10122
Ga. Southern11-518-11107
Arkansas St.10-519-993
Texas St.9-616-11204
Coast. Car.9-714-15155
UL Lafayette7-817-11135
S. Alabama6-913-15218
Little Rock4-1113-15255
App. St.3-138-19297
Other games
Old Dom 52 Final
Kentucky 62
COPS 70 Final
UConn 87
MS Val St 75 Final
NC 101
USA 39 Final
Florida St 80
Purdue 56 Final
Alabama 65
Ole Miss 66 Final
MU 96