Tennessee State vs UT Martin

UT-Martin defeats Tennessee Martin 100-81

  •  

MARTIN, Tenn. (AP) Myles Taylor scored 25 points to give Tennessee-Martin its first conference win after beating Tennessee State 100-81 on Monday night.

Terence Smith added 20 points for UT-Martin (6-14, 1-4 Ohio Valley), as six players scored in double figures. The Skyhawks had an assist-to-turnover ratio of 25-8.

Tennessee State (2-17, 1-4) got 29 points from Patrick Miller, 13 coming from the line, and Jay Harris was held to 15 points on 5-of-13 shooting.

UT-Martin opened up a 16-1 run to start the game and led 48-37 at halftime. The Skyhawks didn't let off the gas, scoring 52 points in the second half. UT-Martin made 39 of 64 shots and converted 47.8 percent of its 3-pointers. Dee Oldham made three 3-pointers and finished with 15 points. Marshun Newell had 11 points and 10 rebounds.

UT-Martin shot 60.9 percent for the game and held Tennessee State to 2-of-17 shooting from 3-point range.

Copyright 2017 by STATS LLC. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC is strictly prohibited.
 
Scoreboard
Tennessee State (2-17)374481
Tennessee-Martin (6-14) «4852100

Related Video

 

CBSSports Shop

Men's Nike White Villanova Wildcats 2016 NCAA Men's Basketball National Champions Locker Room T-Shirt

Villanova Wildcats 2016 National Champs
Get the Locker Room Gear!
Shop Now

Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Belmont0-04-175
Jax. State0-03-1145
Tenn. Tech0-03-1167
Eastern Ky.0-02-2215
Morehead St.0-01-2126
Tenn. St.0-01-2151
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Murray St.0-02-1274
SE Missouri St.0-01-288
SIUE0-01-266
Austin Peay0-01-3310
Eastern Ill.0-01-3321
UT Martin0-01-3196
 
Other games
UVA 65 Final
DUKE 69
SYR 69 Final
BC 59
KAN 77 Final
IAST 70