Samford vs UT Martin

Samford 75, UT-Martin 62

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MARTIN, Tenn. (AP) - Will Cook scored 18 points to lead five Samford players in double figures as the Bulldogs defeated Tennessee-Martin 75-62 Wednesday night, snapping a three-game losing streak.

Samford (3-10) trailed by seven early, but took the lead for good at 23-22 with 6:57 left in the first half. The Bulldogs, who led 36-30 at the break, opened the second half with a 10-4 run and maintained a double-digit cushion by shooting 60.9 percent from the field (14 of 23).

Raijon Kelly and Tim Williams added 16 points apiece, Clide Geffrard Jr. had 11 and Connor Miller 10 for Samford. The Bulldogs had only three other players on the floor who combined for four points.

Kelly and Williams have scored in double figures in all 13 of their games this season.

Mike Liabo scored 23 points off the bench for the Skyhawks (3-9), who have lost four games in a row.

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Scoreboard
Samford (3-10) «363975
Tennessee-Martin (3-9)303262

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Samford Bulldogs
C. Geffrard, Jr., F344-82-572211
R. Kelly, G366-131-216216
W. Cook, G357-93-571118
C. Miller, G342-44-455310
B. Hayman, G181-10-00012
T. Williams256-114-561416
R. Wilson140-02-21222
H. Bailey40-00-00030
Totals 26-4616-2328171875
 56.5%69.6% 
UT Martin Skyhawks
M. Taylor, F223-65-680411
T. Dowdell, F70-00-00010
J. Childs, G284-91-22139
D. Oldham, G192-40-00025
D. Richardson, G190-10-00030
M. Liabo297-184-424023
J. Washington293-71-25437
B. Jones251-52-34115
B. McLaughlin101-10-02242
O. Minor70-00-01010
P. Mopo50-00-03000
Totals 21-5113-1730122262
 41.2%76.5% 
Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Mercer0-04-154
Furman0-02-171
UNC-Green.0-02-1128
Citadel0-02-2312
Wofford0-02-2295
Chattanooga0-01-285
ETSU0-01-2257
Samford0-01-2194
VMI0-01-2152
W. Carolina0-01-273

Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Belmont0-03-135
Tenn. Tech0-03-155
Eastern Ky.0-02-1169
Jax. State0-02-1169
Morehead St.0-01-296
Tenn. St.0-01-237
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Murray St.0-02-1345
Austin Peay0-01-2287
Eastern Ill.0-01-2320
SE Missouri St.0-01-2292
SIUE0-01-2302
UT Martin0-01-3240
 
Other games
XAV 45 Final
CINCY 60
SELA 43 Final
FLA 82
MTSM 54 Final
IND 93
FIU 55 Final
LOU 79
CORN 47 Final
DUKE 88
KEN 57 Final
ND 85
UTA 44 Final
OKST 69
TULSA 54 Final
CREI 71
NMEX 68 Final
NMST 63
CAMP 52 Final
GONZ 74
UNC 67 Final
TEXAS 85
NIOWA 59 Final
UNLV 73