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Tennessee Tech 79, SE Missouri State 65

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) -- Antjuan Koger scored 16 points to
lead Tennessee Tech over Southeast Missouri State 79-65 on Saturday
night.

The Redhawks (3-4, 1-2 Ohio Valley) kept pace with Tennessee
Tech for most of the first half and led 13-5 with 15:27 remaining.

However, the Golden Eagles (6-1, 3-0) came back to tie the score
and take a 25-22 lead with 7:28 left on consecutive 3-pointers by
Koger.

Tennessee Tech led 40-27 with 1:25 left in the half, but the
Redhawks closed within 40-34 at halftime.

Southeast went scoreless for 5:30 of the second half while the
Golden Eagles went on a 16-0 run to take a 60-41 lead with 12:21
left. Tech's largest lead was 23 with 4:32 remaining.

Keyon Boyd scored 13 and grabbed nine rebounds for the Golden
Eagles, while Anthony Fisher scored 12.

Ketshner Guerrier led Southeast Missouri with 13 points and had
11 rebounds, while Eric Jones scored 12 points.