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
Jaron Jones led the Colonels with 21.