Coastal Carolina vs Tennessee Tech

Tennessee Tech 71, Coastal Carolina 69


COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Jud Dillard scored a career-high 34 points, including 11 of Tennessee Tech's last 14 points, and grabbed 12 rebounds as the Golden Eagles edged Coastal Carolina 71-69 Thursday night.

Tennessee Tech (2-0), coming off a 107-32 trouncing of Crowley's Ridge, led 57-50 with 7:38 to go after rallying from a 35-30 halftime deficit.

The Chanticleers (1-2) tied it at 57 on Badou Diagne's jumper, but Dillard dunked to restore Tennessee Tech's lead with 5:32 left.

Anthony Raffa hit a 3-pointer for Coastal Carolina, which built a four-point lead with 3:01 left, but Dillard kept the Golden Eagles close.

Jeremiah Samarrippas' driving layup with 1:18 remaining put Tennessee Tech ahead for good, although Dillard still scored three more points.

Kierre Greenwood's layup with 1 second left was the final margin.

Raffa had 25 points and Greenwood 19 for the Chanticleers, who made 29 free throws to Tennessee Tech's 15.

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Coastal Carolina Chanticleers
E. Ndieguene, F370-50-05130
M. Enanga, F321-53-47256
B. Diagne, F202-51-24135
A. Raffa, G376-158-1041325
K. Greenwood, G314-1111-1252119
T. Curtis173-33-41009
J. Daniel120-00-00020
C. Ashford91-23-41105
B. Addey50-00-03000
Totals 17-4629-363381769
Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles
D. Ogbe, F161-20-04142
A. Morse, F141-11-21033
J. Dillard, G3313-224-6121134
J. Samarrippas, G294-90-11648
J. McKay, G190-10-00020
L. Johnson283-103-311210
M. Marseille201-22-35024
T. Barnes151-13-42015
A. Diressa100-22-20012
M. Hill81-10-00013
R. Riggins80-10-00040
Totals 25-5215-213092571
Big South
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
High Point13-521-11157
Coast. Car.12-621-12164
Char. So.5-139-21298

Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Tenn. St.11-520-11148
Tenn. Tech11-519-11134
Morehead St.11-523-14127
Eastern Ky.6-1015-16210
Jax. State4-128-23309
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UT Martin10-620-15212
Murray St.10-617-14169
Eastern Ill.9-713-17271
Austin Peay7-918-18189
SE Miss. St.2-145-24342
Other games
BAYL 84 Final
BC 74
NCST 72 Final
PSU 55
SHOU 45 Final
IND 99
SAM 54 Final
LOU 80
CHATT 55 Final
KAN 69
UTEP 51 Final
JMAD 70 Final
UCLA 100