Belmont vs Lipscomb

Belmont 89, Lipscomb 60

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Kerron Johnson scored 22 points to lead all five Belmont starters in double figures as the Bruins defeated crosstown rival Lipscomb 89-60 in the season opener for both teams.

Belmont never trailed in the "Battle of the Boulevard," with Ian Clark adding 19 points, J.J. Mann 17, Trevor Noack 11 and Blake Jenkins 10.

After Deonte Alexander, who led the Bisons with 14 points, hit a 3-pointer to make it 12-10, the Bruins pulled away. Mann capped a 7-0 run with a 3-pointer en route to a 42-26 halftime lead.

Belmont shot 50 percent for the game (29 of 58) while holding Lipscomb to 38.9 percent (21 of 54) and forcing 25 turnovers.

Lipscomb got within 12 points twice in the second half, but could get no closer in the 131st contest between the schools.

Carter Sanderson added 13 points and Khion Sankey added 11 for the Bisons.

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Belmont Bruins
T. Noack, F245-70-060411
B. Jenkins, F213-44-451210
I. Clark, G347-150-030119
J. Mann, G326-91-153017
K. Johnson, G295-1211-1337422
B. Baker221-50-18142
R. Chamberlain150-34-41214
C. Bradshaw60-00-00000
J. Laidig60-10-00000
H. Mobley30-00-00010
A. Barnes20-00-00000
C. Lang22-20-00024
S. Turner20-00-00000
Totals 29-5820-2334141989
 50%87% 
Lipscomb Bison
M. Smith, F261-64-46016
O. Garcia, C192-71-33035
D. Alexander, G315-90-053314
K. Sankey, G314-83-674411
T. Denny, G151-40-22012
J. Hampton252-50-04135
C. Sanderson235-100-022213
S. Hurt211-40-23232
C. Johnson60-10-01000
J. Butler10-00-00020
J. Glover10-02-21002
D. Green10-00-00000
Totals 21-5410-1936122260
 38.9%52.6% 
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EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Belmont11-522-11105
Eastern Ky.11-521-12156
Morehead St.10-617-17201
Jax. State5-1112-19304
Tenn. Tech4-1212-18290
Tenn. St.2-145-26341
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Murray St.16-029-663
UT Martin10-621-13177
Eastern Ill.9-718-15173
SIUE8-812-16292
SE Miss. St.7-913-17289
Austin Peay3-138-22318

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FGCU11-322-11135
S.C. Upstate8-624-12209
Lipscomb7-714-17271
N. Kentucky7-713-17264
Jacksonville4-1010-22338
Kennesaw St.4-1010-22319
Stetson3-119-22335
 
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