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Tennessee St 93

(6-9, 1-0 OVC)

Jacksonville St 69

(4-10, 0-2 OVC)

    8:30 PM ET, January 6, 2005

    Pete Mathews Coliseum, Jacksonville, Alabama

    1 2 T
    TNST 44 4993
    JVST 25 4469

    Top Performers

    Tennessee St: E. King 21 Pts, 5 Reb, 2 Ast, 3 Stl, 1 Blk

    Jacksonville St: D. Brown 15 Pts, 9 Reb, 1 Ast, 3 Blk

    Tennessee State 93, Jacksonville St. 69

    JACKSONVILLE, Ala. (AP) -- Eric King scored 21 points and five others reached double figures, leading Tennessee State to a 93-69 victory over Jacksonville State in the Tigers' Ohio Valley Conference opener on Thursday night.

    King shot nine of 13 from the field. Kareem Grant scored 17 points, Bruce Priced added 14, Wayne Arnold had 11. Roshaun Bowens and Jeremy Jackson each scored 10 points for Tennessee State (6-9,1-0).

    Dorien Brown hit six of 11 for 15 points and a game-high nine rebounds for the Gamecocks (4-10, 0-2), who dominated the boards 38-34. B.J. Spencer added 14 points and Anthony Wilson had 11.

    The Tigers, who never trailed, led 44-25 at halftime.

    Jacksonville State was held to 42 percent shooting by the Tigers, who hit 55 percent of their shots. Tennessee State also scored 29 points off the Gamecocks 14 turnovers, while Jacksonville state scraped up only 9 points of the Tigers' 21.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    TNST
    JVST
    Points 93 69
    FG Made-Attempted 36-65 (.554) 26-62 (.419)
    3P Made-Attempted 11-19 (.579) 4-18 (.222)
    FT Made-Attempted 10-17 (.588) 13-18 (.722)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 35 0

    2004-05 Season

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