NCAAB Game Recap - Tennessee State at Eastern Kentucky
Thu Feb 20, 2020 7:30 PM EST

USF
54
Gonz
71
F
Oreg
72
AzSt
77
F
USC
66
Colora
70
F
OhSt
76
Iowa
85
F
SCla
75
BYU
85
F
OrSt
63
Ariz
89
F
Longw
68
USC-Up
58
F
SoFL
55
WichSt
65
F
UConn
89
Temp
93
F(2OT)
Lipsco
68
Jacksn
67
F
SthAL
78
App
70
F
KennSt
46
N AL
65
F
UMassL
84
Bingha
86
F
Stetsn
69
NJIT
78
F
UMBC
69
Albany
50
F
Presb
70
HiPt
82
F
NebOm
61
IPFW
59
F
GWebb
77
Hamp
87
F
WriSt
70
YSU
88
F
W&M
61
Tows
51
F
Vermt
63
Stony
54
F
Hartfo
63
UNH
67
F(OT)
NFla
77
Lib
82
F
Elon
70
JMU
62
F
NrthIA
64
IndSt
67
F
Hof
81
Drex
74
F
NE
48
Del
70
F
Troy
60
CoCar
90
F
NoKY
73
Clev
59
F
Belm
80
MorSt
67
F
TNSt
62
E KY
83
F
Campbl
66
ChaSo
51
F
APSU
78
SIU-E
60
F
GASt
62
TexAr
70
F
GaSo
55
TxSt
70
F
Evans
53
SIU
70
F
MSU
86
Nebras
65
F
SEMO
58
JacSt
65
F
Murr
60
E IL
63
F
TN-M
65
TNTec
78
F
Pepp
66
Portl
59
F
CSBak
58
UtVal
72
F
S UT
66
N CO
68
F
Oral
96
Denv
100
F(OT)
UNCA
64
Radf
79
F
Sac
76
E WA
77
F
NoAZ
78
Ida
61
F
UCSB
75
CS-Ful
66
F
UCDav
77
CAPoly
62
F
Stan
72
Wash
64
F
GrCan
89
Seatt
95
F
MTSt
77
PorSt
87
F
UCLA
69
Utah
58
F
HI
56
UCRiv
55
F
LoyMa
51
StMar
57
F

Feb 20, 2020, 7:30 PM EST

Final

1

2

T

Tennessee State (16-12)

29

33

62

Eastern Kentucky (14-14)

53

30

83

Taylor sparks Eastern Kentucky past Tennessee State 83-62
Thu Feb 20, 2020 10:11 PM

RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) Ty Taylor tossed in 22 points and Eastern Kentucky rolled to an 83-62 victory over Tennessee State on Thursday night.

Taylor hit 6 of 14 shots from the floor, including 3 of 6 from 3-point range, and all seven of his free throws for the Colonels (14-14, 11-4 Ohio Valley Conference). Tre King had 17 points and seven rebounds. Jomaru Brown pitched in with 16 points, matched his career high with six steals and added four rebounds and four assists. JacQuess Hobbs scored 11 off the bench.

Wesley Harris had 18 points and seven rebounds to pace the Tigers (16-12, 8-7). Shakem Johnson added 10 points and 10 rebounds for his third double-double of the season. Reserve Mark Freeman had 10 points and nine assists, but he also committed nine of Tennessee State's 22 turnovers.

Eastern Kentucky shot 49% from the floor but just 29% from distance (6 of 21). The Colonels made 13 of 16 free throws. Tennessee State shot 45% overall, 39% from distance (9 of 23) but made just 7 of 14 foul shots.

The Colonels improved to 2-0 against the Tigers for the season. Eastern Kentucky defeated Tennessee State 92-88 on Jan. 18.

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Leaders

Tennessee State PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
J. Brown 0 0 0 1 0 0
S. Nelson Jr. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Eastern Kentucky PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
T. Balogun 0 0 0 1 0 0
C. Carmical 0 0 0 0 0 0

Team Comparison

TNSt E KY
Points For 62 83
Field Goals 23/51-45% 32/65-49%
Three Pointers 9/23-39% 6/21-29%
Free Throws 7/14-50% 13/16-81%
Offensive Rebounds 9 10
Defensive Rebounds 24 22
Rebounds 34 36
Blocks 3 2
Steals 4 10
Turnovers 22 10
Personal Fouls 12 16
Technical Fouls 1 0
Ejections 0 0

2019-2020 Regular Season - E KY Leads Series 2-0

Date Result Away Pts Ldr Home Pts Ldr
Sat Jan 18 E KY 92 @ TNSt 88 D. Hicks 5 J. Brown 3
Thu Feb 20 TNSt 62 @ E KY 83 M. Littlejohn 1 L. Anderson 3

Game Information

Stadium: McBrayer Arena, Richmond, Kentucky
Attendance: 2,975
Game Time: