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.
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.