Lipscomb 90, Tenn.-Martin 71
Brandon Barnes scored 25 points and three Lipscomb players had
double-doubles as the Bisons rallied from a 13-point deficit to
defeat Tennessee-Martin 90-71 on Saturday.
Adnan Hodzic had 22 points and 11 rebounds, Josh Slater added 15
points and 13 rebounds and Brandon Brown finished with 10 points
and 11 rebounds.
Trailing 39-26 with 2:55 left in the first half, Lipscomb (3-2)
used a 37-11 run spanning 12:28 to take a commanding 63-50 lead en
route to the Bisons’ first road victory of the season.
Lipscomb outshot the Skyhawks (2-4) in the second half, 56.8
percent (21 of 37) to 27.6 percent (8 of 29).
The Bisons also had a 55-24 rebounding advantage.
Jordan Burgason was 0 for 2 from 3-point range, snapping his
nation-leading streak of 41 straight games with a 3-pointer.
Benzor Simmons led Tennessee-Martin with 21 points and Mike
Liabo added 18.