Tennessee Tech vs Eastern Kentucky

E. Kentucky 80, Tennessee Tech 69

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RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) - Mike DiNunno scored a game-high 21 points as Eastern Kentucky surged past Tennessee Tech 80-69 Thursday night in an Ohio Valley Conference game.

Glenn Cosey scored 17, Eric Stutz added 14 and Tarius Johnson had 13 to help Eastern Kentucky (20-6, 9-3) win its fourth straight game.

Trailing 46-41 early in the second half, Eastern Kentucky used a 16-4 run, capped by Stutz's 3-pointer, to go up 57-50 with 9:30 remaining.

Tennessee Tech (9-15, 3-9) got within five, 68-63 with 5:14 to go, but the Golden Eagles managed just one more field goal the rest of the way.

Even though the Golden Eagles shot 46.4 percent (13 of 28) in the second half, the Colonels shot better - 57.1 percent (16 of 28).

Eastern Kentucky made 13 of 16 free throws after intermission.

Dennis Ogbe and Jud Dillard led the Golden Eagles with 17 points and eight rebounds apiece.

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Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles
D. Ogbe, F328-140-182417
A. Morse, F101-20-01012
J. Dillard, G383-811-1284317
J. McKay, G351-43-35125
J. Samarrippas, G315-121-117415
T. Barnes221-30-03042
L. Johnson172-50-00024
M. Marseille122-30-00024
M. Hill20-10-00010
A. Diressa11-10-00003
Totals 24-5315-1730142369
 45.3%88.2% 
Eastern Kentucky Colonels
T. Johnson, F284-84-662313
E. Stutz, F273-57-971114
M. DiNunno, G368-131-233321
G. Cosey, G355-126-812317
C. Walden, G293-52-25449
M. Lewis261-50-02142
J. Johnson122-40-03104
T. Knipp30-10-00010
D. Muff20-00-00010
R. Parsons10-00-00000
R. Stenzel10-00-00000
Totals 26-5320-2727142080
 49.1%74.1% 
Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Belmont12-420-1295
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
SIUE3-136-22305
SE Miss. St.2-145-24342
 
Other games
NW 59 Final
OHST 69
WISC 53 Final
MINN 58
SJU 58 Final
LOU 72
ARIZ 58 Final
COLO 71
GONZ 77 Final
STMA 60