Fontbonne vs UT Martin

UT-Martin 84, Fontbonne 58

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MARTIN, Tenn. (AP) - Bobby Jones finished with 26 points, eight rebounds and five steals to help Tennessee-Martin pull away from Division III Fontbonne 84-58 Wednesday night in nonconference action.

Myles Taylor added 17 points and 11 rebounds, and Mike Liabo chipped in with 11 points off the bench for Tennessee-Martin (1-2).

Tennessee-Martin led at halftime 39-36.

After a close first period, the Skyhawks blew the game open in the second half.

The Skyhawks blew the game open after intermission behind 16 points from Jones and 10 from Taylor. The Skyhawks started the second period on a 14-4 run.

Tennesee-Martin outscored the Griffins in the second half 45-22.

The Skyhawks shot 59.4 percent (19 for 32) in the second half compared to the Griffins shooting a dismal 20.8 percent (5 for 24).

Greg Gentry led Fontbonne with 16 points and six assist, but shot just 2 for 15 from the field.

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Fontbonne Griffins
J. Greenlee, F304-54-611412
E. Hamilton, F262-50-05005
G. Gentry, G372-1512-1456116
B. Welch, G334-160-051110
R. Dorhauer, G292-50-01016
B. Curtis151-40-03022
Y. Demisse122-50-12015
D. Rucker110-22-22252
C. Woods60-00-00010
L. Djona10-00-00000
Totals 17-5718-2330101658
 29.8%78.3% 
UT Martin Skyhawks
M. Taylor, F278-141-1112217
J. Washington, F263-31-19207
J. Childs, G341-92-26824
B. Jones, G2611-170-382226
O. Minor, G150-02-22142
T. Dowdell182-64-47018
K. Taylor171-20-03302
M. Liabo144-91-222411
B. McLaughlin121-60-03112
D. Oldham82-40-10215
D. Richardson30-00-00100
Totals 33-7011-1652241784
 47.1%68.8% 

Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Belmont6-012-499
Jax. State4-212-9134
Morehead St.4-28-11248
Tenn. Tech4-28-13334
Tenn. St.3-312-7111
Eastern Ky.1-58-13251
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Murray St.5-111-9200
UT Martin3-313-8148
SE Miss. St.3-38-13314
Austin Peay2-46-14260
Eastern Ill.1-59-10283
SIUE0-65-15327
 
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FLA 74
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