Tenn.-Martin 79, SE Missouri 69

Andres Irarrazabal scored 15 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to

lead Tennessee-Martin to a 79-69 win over Southeast Missouri State

on Thursday night.

Troy King, Terence Smith, Benzor Simmons and Mike Liabo each

scored 11 for the Skyhawks (6-14, 2-7 Ohio Valley Conference).

Reuben Clayton and Dane Smith added 10 points apiece.

Tennessee-Martin led 39-36 at halftime after a 3-pointer from

Clayton with 1 second remaining in the opening half.

The Skyhawks stretched their lead to 12, 56-44, with 12:31 left

to play and led by at least four points the rest of the way.

Marland Smith scored 17 of his 29 points in the first half for

the Redhawks (5-14, 4-5). Lucas Nutt scored 12 and Anthony Allison


Tennessee-Martin only had seven players attempt a shot, with all

of them scoring at least 10 points. The Skyhawks shot 83.3 percent

from the free-throw line (20 of 24).