Scores

Final

E Illinois 57

(2-16, 1-9 OVC)

Tenn Tech 74

(8-11, 5-4 OVC)

    8:30 PM ET, January 17, 2008

    Hooper Eblen Arena, Cookeville, Tennessee

    1 2 T
    EIU 33 2457
    TNTC 39 3574

    Top Performers

    Eastern Illinois: J. Willhite 17 Pts, 4 Reb, 3 Ast, 2 Stl

    Tennessee Tech: A. McKenzie 18 Pts, 6 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

    Tennessee Tech 74, E. Illinois 57

    Associated Press

    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Anthony Fisher had 19 points, and Amadi McKenzie added 18 to lead Tennessee Tech to a 74-57 win over Eastern Illinois on Thursday night.

    Daniel Northern had 12 points and 15 rebounds for the Golden Eagles (8-11, 5-4 Ohio Valley Conference), who shot 49 percent from the floor.

    Jon'Tee Willhite led the Panthers (2-15, 1-8 OVC) with 17 points, and Jake Byrne added 10 points and 12 rebounds.

    The game was close for a half, as Tennessee Tech led only 39-33 at the break.

    Frank Davis chipped in with 11 points, and Will Barnes scored 8 to help the Golden Eagles pull away.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    EIU
    TNTC
    Points 57 74
    FG Made-Attempted 22-55 (.400) 25-51 (.490)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-11 (.364) 12-24 (.500)
    FT Made-Attempted 9-15 (.600) 12-23 (.522)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 4 17

    2007-08 Season

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