Tennessee Tech 74, E. Kentucky 67

Jud Dillard recorded a double-double and Zach Bailey added 17

points as Tennessee Tech beat Eastern Kentucky 74-67 on Wednesday

night, snapping a two-game skid.

Zac Swansey had 10 and Bassey Inameti 13 for Tennessee Tech

(17-11, 9-6 Ohio Valley Conference) who got 14 points from the


Dillard finished with 20 points and 10 boards on 7-of-11

shooting for the Golden Eagles, who outrebounded Eastern Kentucky


Tennessee Tech led throughout, taking a 34-30 lead into halftime

and pushing that lead to 64-52 with 6:32 left to play behind a

layup from Dillard.

The Golden Eagles shot 53 percent (25 of 47) from the field and

dished out 17 assists as a team.

Eastern Kentucky (14-14, 6-8) took 27 3-pointers, making just 10

of them, and only made seven free throws, compared to 17 for

Tennessee Tech.

Jaron Jones led the Colonels with 21.