Marshall 99, WVU Tech 80
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP)
Damier Pitts added 17 points and DeAndre Kane 16, while both Justin Coleman and Dennis Tinnon had 12 apiece for the Thundering Herd (9-2). Marshall has now won four straight after dropping back-to-back games. The Thundering Herd opened the season with a five-game winning streak.
This one was close early, but Marshall eventually pushed their lead to 30-22 with 5:54 left before halftime. After the Golden Bears pulled within six points, a Kane 3-pointer started an 18-4 run for a 20-point advantage at the break.
Marshall stayed ahead comfortably the rest of the way, despite being outscored by their NAIA foe 52-51 in the second half.
Josh Proctor led West Virginia Tech (8-4) with 20 points.