Scores

Final

Tenn Tech 64

(2-3, 1-0 OVC)

Jacksonville St 62

(2-7, 0-1 OVC)

    8:45 PM ET, December 4, 2010

    Pete Mathews Coliseum, Jacksonville, Alabama

    1 2 T
    TNTC 25 3964
    JVST 28 3462

    Top Performers

    Tennessee Tech: Z. Swansey 9 Pts, 3 Reb, 8 Ast, 3 Stl

    Jacksonville St: N. Murphy 19 Pts, 5 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

    Tennessee Tech 64, Jacksonville St. 62

    Associated Press

    JACKSONVILLE, Ala. -- Alfred Jones scored 14 points, Zach Bailey added 13 and Kevin Murphy had 12 as Tennessee Tech held on to beat Jacksonville State 64-62 in the Ohio Valley Conference opener for both teams on Saturday night.

    The Golden Eagles shot 10 for 22 from the floor (45.5 percent) in the opening half, but trailed 28-25 at the break. Tennessee Tech continued its hot shooting in the second, hitting 15 of 22 shots (68.2 percent) and outscoring the Gamecocks 24-12 in the paint.

    Tennessee Tech led 63-62 with 13 seconds left to play before Kevin Murphy knocked down a free throw to extend the lead to 64-62.

    A missed 3-pointer by the Gamecocks' B.J. Miller with 3 seconds left sealed the win for Tennessee Tech (2-3).

    Jeremy Bynum scored a game-high 21 points, Nick Murphy added 19 and Stephen Hall 17 for the Gamecocks (2-7).

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    TNTC
    JVST
    Points 64 62
    FG Made-Attempted 25-44 (.568) 20-43 (.465)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-6 (.500) 7-14 (.500)
    FT Made-Attempted 11-17 (.647) 15-21 (.714)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 14 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 9 14

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