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UT Martin vs Southeastern Louisiana

SE Louisiana 64, UT-Martin 48

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HAMMOND, La. (AP) - Roosevelt Johnson had 23 points and 18 rebounds, both season highs, as Southeastern Louisiana broke open a tie game with a late first-half run and defeated Tennessee-Martin 64-48 Saturday night.

Todd Nelson added 18 points for the Lions (10-15) of the Southland Conference, who were making their first Bracket Busters appearance.

Tied at 22 at the 3:50 mark, Southeastern Louisiana closed out the half on a 9-0 run. Nelson made two free throws, Johnson scored on a fastbreak layup, Nelson added a 3-pointer and Johnson finished the scoring with a tip-in.

The Skyhawks (4-25) of the Ohio Valley Conference, who ended their 15-game losing streak with a 76-75 overtime win over Kennesaw State on Tuesday night, could get no closer than six in the second half.

Mike Liabo's 13 points led Tennessee-Martin, which was held to 1-of-9 shooting from long range in the first meeting between the schools since 1978-79.

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UT Martin Skyhawks
J. Washington, F313-82-23138
T. King, F233-74-760310
M. Liabo, G315-122-211113
O. Minor, G260-30-01410
D. Smith, G203-73-46119
K. Taylor222-40-13114
P. Mopo190-20-18130
G. Love140-20-04010
C. Richardson142-60-01014
Totals 18-5111-173991548
 35.3%64.7% 
Southeastern Louisiana Lions
D. Ross, F120-20-00010
O. Ochie, F30-00-00010
R. Johnson, C3111-151-2191423
D. Patterson, G354-102-264110
J. Campbell, G311-83-44345
T. Nelson276-122-200118
D. Populist232-40-00204
J. Petrovcic200-30-22220
A. Benton182-60-05134
Totals 26-608-1236131764
 43.3%66.7% 
Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-L
Belmont14-226-10
Eastern Ky.11-524-10
Morehead St.10-620-14
Tenn. Tech9-717-16
Jax. State4-1210-21
Tenn. St.4-125-25
WestConf. W-LTot. W-L
Murray St.13-323-11
SE Miss. St.8-818-14
Eastern Ill.7-911-19
SIUE7-911-20
Austin Peay6-1012-18
UT Martin3-138-23

Southland
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
SF Austin18-032-3
Texas A&M-CC14-418-16
Sam Houston13-524-11
Nwestern St.12-617-14
Incarn Word9-521-6
Oral Roberts11-817-16
Nicholls St.11-814-15
McNeese St.9-1011-20
New Orleans8-1011-15
SE Louisiana7-1212-18
C. Arkansas5-138-21
Lamar3-154-26
Abilene Christian2-1211-20
Hou. Baptist2-166-25
 
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