Scores

Final

UT Martin 83

(11-6, 4-3 OVC)

Tenn Tech 72

(8-8, 2-4 OVC)

9:00 PM ET, January 15, 2009

Hooper Eblen Arena, Cookeville, Tennessee

1 2 T
UTM 37 4683
TNTC 37 3572

Top Performers

Tennessee-Martin: L. Hudson 29 Pts, 10 Reb, 7 Ast, 5 Stl

Tennessee Tech: D. Northern 11 Pts, 10 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Blk

Tenn.-Martin 83, Tennessee Tech 72

Associated Press

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. -- Lester Hudson had 29 points, 10 rebounds, seven assists and five steals in Tennessee-Martin's 83-72 win over Tennessee Tech on Thursday night.

After the teams played to a 34-34 tie at halftime, Tennessee-Martin shot 52.2 percent (20 of 35), while Tennessee Tech shot 34.4 percent (11 of 32) for the rest of the game.

Oladije Hay had 18 points and 10 rebounds and Marquis Weddle added 16 points for the Skyhawks (10-7, 4-3 Ohio Valley Conference).

Tennessee Tech (8-8, 2-4) had four players in double figures as D.J. Lindsay scored 15 points, Will Barnes added 14, Daniel Northern put in 11 and grabbed 10 rebounds and Zach Bailey tallied 10 points.

The Skyhawks scored 21 points off of 19 Golden Eagles' turnovers. In front of a national television audience on ESPNU, Tennessee-Martin scored 50 points in the paint and had 16 fast-break points.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
UTM
TNTC
Points 83 72
FG Made-Attempted 35-67 (.522) 27-61 (.443)
3P Made-Attempted 4-16 (.250) 6-17 (.353)
FT Made-Attempted 9-12 (.750) 12-14 (.857)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 15 (0/0) 12 (0/0)
Largest Lead 14 8

2008-09 Season

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