Tennessee Tech trailed by 15 points midway through the second half but rallied to cut the lead to two points, 77-75, with 3:32 left to play. Ty Allen drilled a pair of 3-pointers to help spark the rally, but the Golden Eagles could not catch Lipscomb.
Hampton and Smith scored 16 seconds apart to push the Bisons lead back to six and Hampton added a 3-pointer with 1:08 left to put the game away.
Smith finished with 24 points by converting 12 of 14 shots from the free throw line to lead Lipscomb. Hampton added 22 points, hitting 5 of 6 from 3-point range.
High school junior Zach Brown, a 7-footer from Miami, has rescinded his commitment to UConn, sources told ESPN.
Reserve center Akolda Manyang has been charged with felony aggravated assault after being accused of punching a man in the face without provocation.
Should the 76ers take Ben Simmons No. 1? What if they get the Lakers' pick, too? And how does the rest of the top 10 shake out? Our Insiders run their latest mock draft, with Philly on the clock.
|Southeast Missouri State||2-14||8||5-24|