CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) -- Milone Clark scored 17 points and
Anthony Fisher added 16 off the bench to lead Tennessee Tech to an
83-80 overtime win against Eastern Illinois on Thursday night.
Derek Stribling posted 14 points for the Golden Eagles (5-1, 2-0
Ohio Valley), while Keyon Boyd recorded a double-double with 10
points and 10 rebounds.Eastern Illinois (0-5, 01) got 24 points from Josh Gomes, who
hit four of seven from behind the arc and was a perfect 8-of-8 from
the free throw line. Mike Robinson added 16 for the team and George
Tandy chipped in 14.The Panthers led 39-32 at halftime, but were outshot 42.3
percent to 32.6 percent in the second half and went into the extra
period with the score tied at 75.Tennessee Tech capitalized on the Panthers' mistakes, scoring 20
points off turnovers compared to just nine for Eastern Illinois.
The Golden Eagles made their final foul shots count, hitting five
of six from the line in overtime.