Tennessee Tech 72, Evansville 70
Kevin Murphy scored 23 points, including the go-ahead 3-pointer
with 27 seconds remaining, to give Tennessee Tech a 72-70 victory
over Evansville on Saturday.
Jud Dillard added 18 points and eight rebounds for the Golden
Eagles (6-4), who won despite being outrebounded 36-24. They shot
50 percent from the field.
Kenny Harris led Evansville (4-5) with 23 points and a game-high
10 rebounds. Harris was 13 of 14 from the free-throw line, where
the Purple Aces were 27 for 30 in the game.
Colt Ryan added 22 points for Evansville before fouling out. The
Purple Aces took the lead with 40 seconds to play on two free
throws by Ryan Sawvell before Murphy’s winning 3-pointer.