Tennessee Tech vs Kennesaw State

Tennessee Tech 81, Kennesaw State 68


LAS VEGAS (AP) - Kevin Murphy scored 21 points and had 10 rebounds to lead Tennessee Tech to an 81-68 victory over Kennesaw State on Thursday in the Las Vegas Classic.

Jud Dillard had 16 points and nine rebounds for the Golden Eagles (7-5), who shot 59 percent and converted 7 of 13 3-pointers.

Liam McMorrow added 15 points and seven rebounds and Zach Bailey had 13 points for the Golden Eagles, who will play Bethune-Cookman in the final round Friday.

Markeith Cummings led Kennesaw State (2-9) with a season-high 27 points. Spencer Dixon added 22 points and six assists for the Owls, who will face Texas A&M-Corpus Christi on Friday.

After leading 46-35 at halftime, Tennessee Tech increased the gap to 16 with 14:54 left. The Owls never got closer than six points the rest of the way.

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Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles
T. Barnes, F241-21-23023
D. Ogbe, F122-20-00024
Z. Swansey, G382-31-311017
K. Murphy, G359-171-1104021
J. Dillard, G336-104-492216
Z. Bailey225-70-010313
L. McMorrow186-83-671215
C. Dunn110-22-21102
B. Inameti70-20-00010
J. McKay00-00-00000
Totals 31-5312-1834181381
Kennesaw State Owls
A. Anderson, F324-70-05048
M. Cummings, G389-187-1042327
D. Love, G382-50-02546
S. Dixon, G377-143-326422
R. Henry, G211-30-05032
B. Dawson130-10-01010
M. Sabic120-00-00010
N. Turner91-11-20013
Totals 24-4911-1520132168
Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Jax. State5-213-9130
Morehead St.5-29-11232
Tenn. Tech4-38-14304
Tenn. St.3-412-8141
Eastern Ky.1-68-14256
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Murray St.5-211-10199
UT Martin4-314-8149
SE Miss. St.4-39-13310
Austin Peay3-47-14272
Eastern Ill.1-69-11280

Atlantic Sun
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
S.C. Upstate4-114-8190
No. Florida4-19-13253
Kennesaw St.2-38-13329
N.J. Tech1-49-12246
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