Tennessee Tech 85, Tenn.-Martin 71

Jud Dillard made all nine of his field goal attempts and scored

23 points to lead Tennessee Tech to an 85-71 win over

Tennessee-Martin on Saturday night.

The Golden Eagles got plenty of opportunities close to the

basket, outscoring the Skyhawks 62-34 in the paint. Tennessee Tech

also shot 67.3 percent (35 of 52) from the field, including making

19 of 23 shots in the second half.

Kevin Murphy added 16 points, Zac Swansey had 12 and Bassey

Inameti 10 for the Golden Eagles (14-11, 10-6 Ohio Valley

Conference), who swept the season series.

Tennessee-Martin shot 46.4 percent (26 of 56) from the


The Skyhawks (9-18, 4-11), were led by Troy King with 19 points.

Reuben Clayton added 15 points, Terence Smith had 13 and Andres

Irarrazabal 10 for Tennessee-Martin, which lost for the fourth time

in the past five games.