Samford vs UT Martin

Samford 75, UT-Martin 62

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MARTIN, Tenn. (AP) - Will Cook scored 18 points to lead five Samford players in double figures as the Bulldogs defeated Tennessee-Martin 75-62 Wednesday night, snapping a three-game losing streak.

Samford (3-10) trailed by seven early, but took the lead for good at 23-22 with 6:57 left in the first half. The Bulldogs, who led 36-30 at the break, opened the second half with a 10-4 run and maintained a double-digit cushion by shooting 60.9 percent from the field (14 of 23).

Raijon Kelly and Tim Williams added 16 points apiece, Clide Geffrard Jr. had 11 and Connor Miller 10 for Samford. The Bulldogs had only three other players on the floor who combined for four points.

Kelly and Williams have scored in double figures in all 13 of their games this season.

Mike Liabo scored 23 points off the bench for the Skyhawks (3-9), who have lost four games in a row.

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Samford Bulldogs
C. Geffrard, Jr., F344-82-572211
R. Kelly, G366-131-216216
W. Cook, G357-93-571118
C. Miller, G342-44-455310
B. Hayman, G181-10-00012
T. Williams256-114-561416
R. Wilson140-02-21222
H. Bailey40-00-00030
Totals 26-4616-2328171875
 56.5%69.6% 
UT Martin Skyhawks
M. Taylor, F223-65-680411
T. Dowdell, F70-00-00010
J. Childs, G284-91-22139
D. Oldham, G192-40-00025
D. Richardson, G190-10-00030
M. Liabo297-184-424023
J. Washington293-71-25437
B. Jones251-52-34115
B. McLaughlin101-10-02242
O. Minor70-00-01010
P. Mopo50-00-03000
Totals 21-5113-1730122262
 41.2%76.5% 
Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Chattanooga5-114-475
UNC-Green.5-114-5122
ETSU4-114-4118
Samford4-213-6136
Furman3-210-8156
Wofford2-37-11242
Mercer2-48-11182
Citadel2-59-11223
VMI1-44-12330
W. Carolina0-55-13232

Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Belmont5-011-4102
Jax. State4-112-8150
Tenn. St.3-212-692
Morehead St.3-27-11259
Tenn. Tech3-27-13327
Eastern Ky.1-48-12247
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Murray St.4-110-9197
UT Martin2-312-8147
SE Miss. St.2-37-13302
Austin Peay2-36-13281
Eastern Ill.1-49-9261
SIUE0-55-14324
 
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