UT Martin vs Tennessee State

Tennessee St. 80, UT-Martin 48

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Kellen Thornton had 13 points and seven rebounds, and Patrick Miller scored 12 points to lead Tennessee State to an 80-48 victory over Tennessee-Martin in an Ohio Valley Conference game on Thursday night.

Jay Harris had nine points, and M.J. Rhett, Jordan Cyphers and Jordan Gaither scored eight each for the Tigers (10-7, 4-0), who have won five consecutive games.

Miles Taylor scored 25 points to lead the Skyhawks (4-13, 1-4).

Tennessee State trailed 12-7 in the early going, but the Tigers went on a 12-2 run for a 24-14 advantage with 9:24 remaining and led 46-24 at halftime.

Tennessee State shot 51 percent from the field (25 of 49) and 47.6 percent from the 3-point line (10 of 21). Tennessee-Martin shot 32.8 percent (20 of 61) and 8.3 percent (1 of 12).

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UT Martin Skyhawks
M. Taylor, F3511-233-360425
J. Washington, F272-90-04434
J. Childs, G303-80-05016
T. Smith, G281-53-44225
D. Richardson, G190-30-03030
M. Liabo191-61-13203
D. Oldham152-30-01015
B. McLaughlin140-00-01130
B. Jones90-40-01020
T. Dowdell20-00-00020
K. Taylor20-00-01100
O. Minor00-00-00000
P. Mopo00-00-10000
Totals 20-617-934102148
 32.8%77.8% 
Tennessee State Tigers
M. Rhett, F273-52-28028
K. Thornton, F264-64-473413
P. Miller, G283-74-443012
J. Cyphers, G222-63-33008
T. Fredrick, G131-30-01033
J. Gaither212-23-51128
D. Dockery192-50-03225
M. Green183-60-03007
J. Harris172-54-50409
D. McClung51-10-00102
C. Wellian42-30-05025
Totals 25-4920-2335141580
 51%87% 
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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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