ETSU 93, Jacksonville 70

BY foxsports • December 22, 2009

Micah Williams scored 17 points to lead East Tennessee State in a 93-70 victory over Jacksonville on Monday night.

Justin Tubbs added 16 points for the Buccaneers (6-7, 2-0 Atlantic Sun Conference). Tommy Hubbard chipped in with 15 points and 10 rebounds, while Jarvis Jones had 14 points.

Two free throws by Tubbs capped a 9-0 run early in the second half that gave ETSU a 53-35 lead with 16:41 left. The Buccaneers would lead by double-digits for the rest of the game, leading by as many as 35 points at 93-58 with 2:32 remaining.

Ben Smith led the Dolphins (1-7, 0-2) with 32 points on 9-of-17 shooting. Travis Cohn added 15 points.

ETSU outrebounded Jacksonville 43-24, and benefited from 29 second-chance points.

The Buccaneers shot 56.1 percent from the field (32-for-57), while Jacksonville shot just 38.6 percent (22-for-57).

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