Eastern Kentucky vs Tennessee Tech

E. Kentucky 69, Tennessee Tech 54

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COOKESVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Corey Walden scored 18 points to lead Eastern Kentucky to a 69-54 victory over Tennessee Tech in an Ohio Valley Conference game Thursday night.

It gave Eastern Kentucky a program-record 23rd victory this season.

Walden was 5 for 7 from the field, 2 of 3 on 3-pointers and 6 for 6 at the line.

Leading 25-23 at halftime, Eastern Kentucky opened the second half with a 15-2 run, including two 3-pointers by Glenn Cosey and one by Walden for a 40-25 advantage in the first 4:41.

Cosey had 14 points and Marcus Lewis 10 for the Colonels (23-7, 12-3), who lost 82-60 to Valparaiso on Saturday, snapping a six-game winning streak.

Eastern Kentucky swept Tennessee Tech this season, beating the Golden Eagles 80-69 on Feb. 14.

Jud Dillard had 21 points and eight rebounds for the Golden Eagles (111-17, 4-11), who had won two in a row coming in.

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Scoreboard
Eastern Kentucky (23-7) «254469
Tennessee Tech (11-17)233154

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Eastern Kentucky Colonels
E. Stutz, F202-40-11144
G. Cosey, G355-122-344014
C. Walden, G355-76-622318
M. DiNunno, G313-62-22329
T. Johnson, G80-20-00150
M. Lewis275-60-030310
J. Johnson152-20-01225
T. Knipp142-62-24007
O. Williams90-10-00010
R. Stenzel30-10-00100
J. Babb-Harrison10-10-00000
D. Muff11-10-00002
R. Parsons10-00-00000
Totals 25-4912-1420142069
 51%85.7% 
Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles
D. Ogbe, F151-10-10052
A. Morse, F140-02-22022
J. Dillard, G367-166-881221
J. McKay, G293-41-29107
J. Samarrippas, G201-50-02352
T. Barnes251-10-16012
L. Johnson255-92-411114
M. Marseille120-00-21000
A. Diressa101-10-01003
M. Hill90-31-21011
R. Riggins50-00-00000
Totals 19-4012-223461754
 47.5%54.5% 
Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Belmont15-123-760
Morehead St.10-614-16200
Jax. State9-720-15151
Tenn. St.8-817-13161
Tenn. Tech8-812-20277
Eastern Ky.5-1112-19248
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UT Martin10-622-13164
SE Missouri St.9-715-18274
Murray St.8-816-17230
Austin Peay7-911-19261
Eastern Ill.6-1014-15265
SIUE1-156-24333
 
Other games
OHST 63 Final
NW 53
UTST 61 Final
LT 84
DUKE 68 Final
UVA 73
GONZ 70 Final
BYU 65
ORST 75 Final
ORE 85