Tennessee Tech over Belmont 81-76

BY foxsports • February 1, 2014

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Josiah Moore came off the bench to score 22 points with eight rebounds as Tennessee Tech extended its winning streak to five with an 81-76 victory over Belmont on Saturday night.

Javon McKay had 13 points for the Golden Eagles (11-13, 4-5 Ohio Valley Conference). Dwan Caldwell added 12.

Tennessee Tech trailed by two with 5:15 left in the first half before McKay and Josiah Moore combined for a trio of 3-pointers to help the Golden Eagles establish a 36-32 lead at the break.

Belmont came within one point at 14:18 in the second but then the Golden Eagles went on a 26-8 run to a 71-52 advantage with 5:12 to play. The Bruins responded with a 24-9 run to come within four in the final seconds before time expired.

Craig Bradshaw scored 23 points for the Bruins (17-8, 8-2). J.J. Mann had 13 points and 10 rebounds.

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