Longwood vs UT Martin

UT-Martin 89, Longwood 79

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MARTIN, Tenn. (AP) - Terence Smith scored 21 points and Myles Taylor scored 16 of his 18 points in the second half as Tennessee-Martin defeated Longwood 89-79 Saturday in a nonconference game.

Tied for the eighth time at 57-57, Taylor hit a 3-pointer with 10:12 remaining to give the Skyhawks (8-19), of the Ohio Valley Conference, the lead for good.

After Tennessee-Martin expanded its lead to nine, the Lancers (6-23), of the Big South Conference, got within four three times, including 81-77 with 27 seconds left. The Skyhawks then hit 8 of 10 free throws to clinch it.

Mike Liabo added 15 points, nine assists and eight rebounds for Tennessee-Martin.

Tristan Carey's 23 points and Michael Kessens' 11 points and 14 boards led Longwood, which outshot the Skyhawks 50.8 percent (31 of 61) to 43.5 percent (27 of 62).

However, Tennessee-Martin hit 27 of 33 free throws compared to the Lancers' 11 of 15.

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Longwood Lancers
M. Kessens, F364-113-4141411
J. Dublin, F253-110-05156
L. Woodhouse, G404-91-1111110
T. Carey, G389-181-233223
D. Robinson, G233-46-812513
K. Ziegler277-70-070514
S. Shockley71-10-00002
J. Havenstein40-00-01010
Totals 31-6111-1535182379
 50.8%73.3% 
UT Martin Skyhawks
B. McLaughlin, F274-42-272110
M. Taylor, F237-122-230518
T. Smith, G325-109-1213121
M. Liabo, G303-127-889115
K. Taylor, G90-00-01010
D. Oldham221-34-53417
J. Washington183-82-23118
J. Childs141-70-03022
B. Jones132-51-20016
T. Dowdell70-00-01010
D. Richardson51-10-00102
Totals 27-6227-3334201589
 43.5%81.8% 
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Char. So.13-519-12164
Coast. Car.12-624-10130
Radford12-622-12154
Winthrop12-619-13202
Gardner-Webb10-820-15138
NC-Asheville10-815-16242
Presbyterian6-1210-22315
Longwood5-1311-23316
Campbell4-1410-22323
Liberty2-168-24347

Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Belmont11-522-11105
Eastern Ky.11-521-12156
Morehead St.10-617-17201
Jax. State5-1112-19304
Tenn. Tech4-1212-18290
Tenn. St.2-145-26341
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Murray St.16-029-663
UT Martin10-621-13177
Eastern Ill.9-718-15173
SIUE8-812-16292
SE Miss. St.7-913-17289
Austin Peay3-138-22318
 
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