Scores

Final

UT Martin 66

(7-17, 2-7 OVC)

E Kentucky 89

(15-7, 6-3 OVC)

7:00 PM ET, January 30, 2014

Alumni Coliseum Arena, Richmond, Kentucky

1 2 T
UTM 30 3666
EKY 42 4789

Top Performers

Tennessee-Martin: M. Taylor 17 Pts, 5 Reb

Eastern Kentucky: M. Lewis 19 Pts, 1 Reb, 4 Ast

Eastern Kentucky cruises past UT-Martin 89-66

Associated Press

RICHMOND, Ky. -- Marcus Lewis scored 19 points and Glenn Cosey hit five 3-pointers and finished with 18 points as Eastern Kentucky defeated Tennessee-Martin 89-66 Thursday night.

The Colonels (15-7, 6-3 Ohio Valley) shot a scorching 64 percent from the field and sank 10 3-pointers. Eric Stutz scored 14 points, Tarius Johnson chipped in 12 and Orlando Williams had 10.

UT-Martin (7-17, 2-7) shot 44.7 percent, but was 4 of 17 from beyond the arc and committed 16 turnovers. Myles Taylor led the Skyhawks with 17 points and Dee Oldham contributed 16.

Eastern Kentucky surged to a 28-18 lead, but the Skyhawks fought back to pull within two at the 3:18 mark. The Colonels responded with an 11-1 run capped by an Isaac McGlone 3-pointer to take a 42-30 advantage at halftime.

The Colonels continued to pull away in the second half, leading by 30 after a Lewis dunk with 5:58 remaining.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
UTM
EKY
Points 66 89
FG Made-Attempted 21-47 (.447) 32-50 (.640)
3P Made-Attempted 4-17 (.235) 10-22 (.455)
FT Made-Attempted 20-28 (.714) 15-19 (.789)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 15 (0/0) 20 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

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