UMKC vs Tennessee Tech

Tennessee Tech 68, UMKC 62

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COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Jud Dillard scored 20 points and Tennessee Tech held off Missouri-Kansas City 68-62 Saturday night in a nonconference game.

The Golden Eagles (11-16) led by nine in the second half, but the Kangaroos kept bouncing back to tie it five times.

Knotted at 58-58 with 3:48 left, Tennessee Tech closed the game on a 10-4 run, sparked by five straight points by Jeremiah Samarrippas.

Dennis Ogbe added 16 points and Samarrippas and Lanerryl Johnson scored 10 apiece for the Golden Eagles, of the Ohio Valley Conference.

Tennessee Tech made 17 of 22 free throws, including 10 of 12 in the second half, while the UMKC was 11 of 19 from the line.

Led by Fred Chatmon's 10 boards, the Kangaroos (7-22), of the Summit League, had a 37-32 rebounding advantage.

Nelson Kirksey had 16 points and Estan Tyler 14 for UMKC, which has lost three straight and eight of nine.

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UMKC Kangaroos
F. Chatmon, F301-75-810117
E. Tyler, G354-62-200214
T. Staton, G273-61-44247
N. Kirksey, G257-92-380216
N. Rogers, G211-110-01213
K. Korver213-80-00028
T. Hall172-51-23355
M. Wedel120-20-02010
B. Reid91-20-05022
A. Washington30-10-01000
Totals 22-5711-193782062
 38.6%57.9% 
Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles
D. Ogbe, F327-82-281216
A. Morse, F141-20-05012
J. Dillard, G306-106-681220
J. McKay, G282-53-42138
J. Samarrippas, G243-82-233310
T. Barnes240-12-42242
L. Johnson204-122-212010
A. Diressa150-20-01030
M. Hill60-00-00000
M. Marseille50-20-20010
R. Riggins20-00-00000
Totals 23-5017-2232101968
 46%77.3% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Cal-Baker.10-119-782
New Mex. St.9-223-450
Grand Canyon8-319-9144
UMKC7-415-13186
Seattle4-712-14297
Utah Valley3-811-15239
UT-Rio Grande Valley2-910-18305
Chicago St.1-106-22317

Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Belmont14-121-565
Morehead St.9-513-14177
Jax. State8-616-13180
Tenn. Tech8-612-17247
Tenn. St.8-717-11155
Eastern Ky.3-1110-19251
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UT Martin8-618-11170
Murray St.8-614-14235
SE Missouri St.8-613-16282
Austin Peay6-810-18270
Eastern Ill.6-914-14254
SIUE0-155-24334
 
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