E. Kentucky 63, Chattanooga 52
Glenn Cosey finished with 23 points, six rebounds and five
assist to lead Eastern Kentucky past Chattanooga 63-52
Mike DiNunno added 12 points and six assist for the Colonels
(9-0), who have won nine consecutive games.
Eastern Kentucky took a big lead early with a 14-1 run to start
the game. Cosey hit a pair of 3-pointers and DiNunno also connected
from downtown as both players accounted for all 14 points during
Eastern Kentucky made six 3-pointers in the first half, four
coming from Cosey, to help the Colonels take a 33-18 lead into
DiNunno’s layup with 13:30 in the second half pushed the
Colonels lead to 21, 49-28, as Chattanooga (2-6) failed to make it
Eastern Kentucky shot 57.9 percent (11 of 19) in the second half
compared to Chattanooga’s 45.8 percent (11 of 24).
Drazen Zlovaric led the Mocs with 12 points.