Tennessee Tech 69, Berea 45
Jud Dillard had team highs of 20 points and seven rebounds off
the bench as Tennessee Tech rolled over NAIA Berea 69-45 Monday
Dillard was 7-of-11 shooting, including 4 of 6 from 3-point
range, in 29 minutes of action in the blowout victory. Dillard had
been in the starting lineup in each of Tennessee Tech’s previous
Lanerryl Johnson was the Golden Eagles’ only other scorer in
double figures, finishing with 10, as Tennessee Tech (4-3) got
points from 10 different players.
Berea (7-3) was led by Aaron Ponder with 11 points.
The Mountaineers opened with a 5-0 lead, but the Golden Eagles’
scored the next 19 points and led by as many as 16, 23-7, in the
first 10 minutes.
Berea briefly closed the gap to three, 29-26, shortly before
halftime, but then allowed a 13-0 run and never got closer than 10