Lipscomb 98, Tennessee Tech 94

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. -- Jordan Burgason, Adnan Hodzic and Josh Slater combined to score 72 points as Lipscomb defeated Tennessee Tech 98-94 on Saturday night.

The Bisons (6-2) shot 16 for 28 from the field (57.1 percent) in the first half to take a 43-37 lead at halftime.

Lipscomb really got going in the second half, shooting 19 for 24 from the field (79.2 percent) and 15 for 17 from the free-throw line (88.2 percent) to take a 96-84 lead with 47 seconds left.

Burgason finished with 28 points on 7-of-12 shooting from 3-point range and Slater added 21 points on 7-of-9 shooting overall. Hodzic scored all 23 of his points in the second half to become Lipscomb's all-time leading scorer since the school joined the NCAA in 2001.

Hodzic (1,635 points) passed Brian Fisk (1,633) who played for the Bisons from 2003-07.

Zach Bailey and Jud Dillard each scored 15 points for the Golden Eagles (2-4).