ETSU 70, James Madison 56

Isiah Brown scored 23 points, grabbed nine rebounds and tallied

five steals in 20 minutes to lead East Tennessee State over James

Madison 70-56 on Monday night.

Adam Sollazzo added 19 points and Tommy Hubbard 13 for the

Buccaneers (11-10), who snapped a three game losing streak.

ETSU, which came in ranked third in the country with 10.1 steals

per game, and grabbed 18 from James Madison, which turned it over

23 times. The Buccaneers scored 21 points off those turnovers,

which along with 40 points in the paint, helped lead them to

52.9-percent shooting from the field (27 of 51).

The Buccaneers also outrebounded the Dukes 30-25, and outscored

them 19-7 on second-chance points.

Humpty Hitchens led James Madison (10-13) with 20 points, while

A.J. Davis added 11.

The Dukes’ turnovers helped negate shooting 45.7 percent from

the field (21 of 46).