East Carolina vs Marshall

Marshall 77, East Carolina 56

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HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) - DeAndre Kane tallied 22 points and Dennis Tinnon added his fifth double-double of the season as Marshall defeated Conference USA rival East Carolina 77-56 Saturday night.

Kane hit 7 of 14 from the field and made 3 of 6 from 3-point range, while Tinnon had 11 points and 12 boards for the Thundering Herd (9-9, 2-1). Elijah Pittman added 19 points and D.D. Scarver 11, while Nigel Spikes grabbed 11 rebounds.

Marshall improved to 8-1 this year in the Cam Henderson Center.

Robert Sampson collected his fifth double-double of the year with 10 points and 17 rebounds for East Carolina (11-6, 2-2), which had its two-game winning streak snapped.

Miguel Paul added 17 points and five assists, but committed seven of the Pirates' 18 turnovers.

Marshall scored 24 points off the giveaways, and also outscored East Carolina 52-30 in the paint and 20-4 on fast breaks.

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Scoreboard
East Carolina (11-6)233356
Marshall (9-9) «433477

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East Carolina Pirates
R. Sampson, F385-100-3171210
M. Kemp, F325-150-030310
T. Armstrong, F213-101-29037
M. Paul, G324-148-925517
S. Bowden, G200-30-00110
C. Gaines180-20-02230
A. Richmond153-71-420010
M. Guilmette101-30-02122
P. Roberts-Campbell100-00-32000
M. Zangari40-00-00010
Totals 21-6410-2147102056
 32.8%47.6% 
Marshall Thundering Herd
D. Tinnon, F345-121-1122211
E. Pittman, F328-143-742119
N. Spikes, C271-31-211113
D. Scarver, G344-110-114011
D. Kane, G337-145-1018422
R. Goff183-50-26036
T. Manning111-30-00152
D. Boykins91-10-00123
J. Kambola10-00-01000
C. Martin10-00-00010
Totals 30-6310-2342191977
 47.6%43.5% 
American Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
SMU17-130-513
Cincinnati16-230-612
Houston12-621-1154
UCF11-724-1269
Memphis9-919-13121
UConn9-916-17119
Tulsa8-1015-17132
Temple7-1116-16135
E. Carolina6-1215-18214
Tulane3-156-25298
So. Florida1-177-23316

Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.17-131-535
La. Tech14-423-10117
Old Dominion12-619-12136
UTEP12-615-17222
Rice11-723-12168
Marshall10-820-15112
UAB9-917-16198
Western Ky.9-915-17226
UT-San Antonio8-1014-19264
Charlotte7-1113-17243
FAU6-1210-20282
So. Miss6-129-22331
FIU3-157-24337
North Texas2-168-22339
 
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MIZZ 52 Final
FLA 83
KAN 64 Final
TEXAS 59
ARIZ 71 Final
AZST 54
OKLA 60 Final
KSU 69
SYR 70 Final
LOU 68
ORE 76 Final
UCLA 67
CREI 64 Final
WICH 67
OHST 56 Final
MIST 59
VCU 90 Final
DUQ 63
MU 69 Final
CINCY 71
SDSU 45 Final
WYO 58
RUT 66 Final
ND 69
GONZ 63 Final
BUTL 64