Evansville vs Tennessee Tech

Evansville 62, Tennessee Tech 50

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COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Ned Cox scored 15 points Tuesday night as Evansville opened a big halftime lead, then eased to a 62-50 victory over Tennessee Tech in nonconference play.

Cox, who led all scorers and hit three 3-pointers while dishing six assists, led the Aces (3-2) to a 33-17 halftime lead. D.J. Balentine, who came off the Evansville bench to score 11 points, hit three treys himself.

In the second half, Tennessee Tech (3-1) outscored Evansville 33-29 but that wasn't nearly enough.

The Golden Eagles were just 19 for 50 from the floor (38 percent). They hit 7 of 18 3-point attempts. Dennis Ogbe led Tennessee Tech in scoring with 10 points, and guard Lanerryl Johnson came off the bench to score 10 more.

Evansville shot nearly 50 percent from the floor, connecting on 24 of 49 shots (49 percent). The Aces also had a 31-21 rebounding edge.

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Scoreboard
Evansville (3-2) «332962
Tennessee Tech (3-1)173350

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Evansville Aces
R. Sawvell, F282-42-28126
E. Mockevicius, C122-40-04024
N. Cox, G345-122-226315
T. Taylor, G343-52-44308
J. Jahr, G232-80-07124
D. Balentine344-80-032011
J. Moore174-61-13009
L. Jones141-10-00132
J. Nelson41-10-00003
Totals 24-497-934141262
 49%77.8% 
Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles
D. Ogbe, F254-61-132310
A. Morse, F40-10-20010
J. Samarrippas, G332-90-02415
J. McKay, G270-52-46022
J. Dillard, G253-92-30139
L. Johnson184-90-011210
M. Marseille181-20-05012
A. Diressa172-30-01105
R. Riggins142-30-02004
M. Hill111-10-01203
T. Barnes80-20-00100
Totals 19-505-1024121350
 38%50% 
Missouri Valley
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Wichita St.17-131-532
Illinois St.17-128-733
So. Illinois9-917-16145
N. Iowa9-914-16162
Loyola-Chi.8-1018-14182
Missouri St.7-1117-16209
Bradley7-1113-20220
Evansville6-1216-17188
Indiana St.5-1311-20233
Drake5-137-24314

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
 
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