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.