Appalachian State vs Tennessee Tech

Appalachian St. 68, Tennessee Tech 63


COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Jamaal Trice and Omar Carter scored 19 points each and Appalachian State held off Tennessee Tech 68-63 on Saturday night.

The Golden Eagles, who trailed by as many as nine with 5:18 remaining, cut it to two, 65-63, on Jud Dillard's three-point play with 47 seconds left.

Isaac Butts made one of his two free throws for the Mountaineers (2-1) with 19 seconds left, before Tennessee Tech got the ball back. Zac Swansey then missed a 3-pointer for the Golden Eagles with 4 seconds to play.

Rodney Milum made both of his free throws when Appalachian State got the ball back for the final margin.

Milum finished with 13 points for the Mountaineers, who shot 51.9 percent for the game (14 of 27), including going 8 of 16 from 3-point range.

Dillard finished with 22 points and 11 rebounds, and Kevin Murphy scored 28 points for the Golden Eagles (1-2).

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Appalachian State (2-1) «392968
Tennessee Tech (1-2)333063

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Appalachian State Mountaineers
A. Williamson, F243-60-03056
I. Butts, C212-22-47146
J. Trice, G355-124-413419
O. Carter, G346-145-741219
M. Woods, G301-20-02412
R. Milum264-63-441213
M. Neal101-10-01233
N. Healy80-00-02120
B. Okam80-00-00120
P. Hausley40-00-01020
Totals 22-4314-1930142768
Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles
L. McMorrow, C251-33-44035
J. Dillard, G377-188-8110122
K. Murphy, G368-169-1082328
Z. Swansey, G322-90-21434
Z. Bailey, G291-52-43044
T. Barnes190-20-04110
B. Inameti100-00-01010
C. Dunn60-10-00000
J. McKay60-10-00000
Totals 19-5522-283371663
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
W. Carolina0-03-7189

Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Jax. State0-07-3146
Tenn. Tech0-07-4120
Tenn. St.0-05-3197
Eastern Ky.0-04-6316
Morehead St.0-03-6254
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Murray St.0-06-2124
SE Missouri St.0-06-4249
Austin Peay0-04-5266
UT Martin0-03-7318
Eastern Ill.0-02-6290
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