NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Trevor Noack led four starters in double figures with 19 points and Belmont made of 50 percent from 3-point range en route to a 74-52 win over Ohio Valley Conference-foe Tennessee Tech on Saturday night.
Belmont (18-4, 9-0) opened the second half with a 12-3 run to take a commanding 38-27 lead. Mann had eight points during the spurt.
The Bruins stretched their lead to 21, 57-36, behind two free throws from Johnson.
Tennessee Tech (8-13, 2-7) shot just 38.3 percent (18 of 47), compared to 48 percent (24 of 50) for Belmont, and committed 21 turnovers.
Belmont registered a 33-26 rebounding advantage and dished out 16 assists.
Jud Dillard paced Tennessee Tech with 17 points and 10 boards.
Chad Ford and Jeff Goodman offer their opinions on the surprises they're expecting at the NBA draft, with Ford believing there will be a lot of trade activity while Goodman thinks people will be surprised by potential draft spot of Marquese Chriss.
Louisville coach Rick Pitino said he doesn't "have time to figure out what" Kentucky coach John Calipari meant in recent comments that appeared to be a jab at the Cardinals' program.
NC State lands guard Markell Johnson, who has reclassified into the class of 2016 after being ranked No. 48 in the ESPN 100 in the class of 2017.
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