E. Tennessee State vs Tennessee Tech

Tennessee Tech 83, ETSU 74

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COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Kevin Murphy scored 23 points and Tennessee Tech defeated East Tennessee State 83-74 on Wednesday night.

Leading 37-29 at halftime, the Golden Eagles opened the second half with a 14-2 run to lead by 20 points. Tennessee Tech kept the lead in double digits until the final 25 seconds of the game. Jud Dillard scored 14 points and Dennis Ogbe added 11 for the Golden Eagles (4-4), who snapped a six-game losing streak against the Buccaneers.

Hot shooting kept Tennessee Tech in control throughout the game. The Golden Eagles made 55.1 percent (27 of 49) of their field goal attempts and were 9 of 18 from 3-point range. Murphy led the way, making 10 of 13 shots.

Isiah Brown and Sheldon Cooley each scored 12 points for the Buccaneers (3-5), who have lost four in a row. Tommy Hubbard and Marcus Dubose added 10 apiece for East Tennessee State.

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E. Tennessee State Buccaneers
L. Poderis, F203-52-24138
S. Cooley, G294-94-401312
M. Dubose, G245-120-202010
A. Sollazzo, G232-110-15234
T. Hubbard, G183-64-511510
J. Jones273-71-24009
I. Brown222-58-1070112
J. Ward181-10-01013
R. Rembert162-51-12106
R. Woumn30-00-00100
Totals 25-6120-272791674
 41%74.1% 
Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles
T. Barnes, F242-31-66335
D. Ogbe, F232-37-860211
J. Dillard, G374-126-661314
Z. Swansey, G363-71-21819
K. Murphy, G2810-131-162423
Z. Bailey243-50-06239
C. Dunn132-50-01006
L. McMorrow91-12-21034
B. Inameti50-02-21022
J. McKay10-00-00020
Totals 27-4920-2736162383
 55.1%74.1% 
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ETSU14-324-669
Furman14-421-1098
UNC-Green.13-422-8108
Chattanooga10-719-1096
Wofford10-815-16201
Samford8-917-13150
Mercer8-914-16209
Citadel3-1410-20319
W. Carolina3-148-22256
VMI3-146-22324

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EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Belmont15-122-561
Morehead St.10-614-15175
Jax. State9-717-14195
Tenn. St.8-817-12151
Tenn. Tech8-812-19254
Eastern Ky.5-1112-19243
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UT Martin10-620-11171
SE Missouri St.9-714-17267
Murray St.8-814-16240
Austin Peay7-911-19273
Eastern Ill.6-1014-15257
SIUE1-156-24334
 
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