NCAA Game Summary - Tennessee Tech at Coastal Carolina
(Saturday, February 18th)
Final Score: Tennessee Tech 77, Coastal Carolina 71
Conway, SC (Sports Network) - Jud Dillard posted a game-high 22 points and grabbed seven rebounds off the bench to lead the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles to a 77-71 victory over the Coastal Carolina Chanticleers as part of the BracketBusters series at Kimbel Arena.
Kevin Murphy added 21 points and collected nine boards in the win for Tennessee Tech (18-11), which also got 13 points from Zac Swansey.
Jon Pack scored 15 points to lead the way for Coastal Carolina (18-9), while the trio of Sam McLaurin, Chris Gradnigo, and Anthony Raffa tallied 12 points a piece. Pack pulled down nine boards as well for the Chanticleers, while Kierre Greenwood finished with 11 points and passed out eight assists.
Coastal Carolina kept the Golden Eagles in check to the tune of 36.8 percent shooting from the field during the opening stanza, but a 9-of-14 effort at the charity stripe kept Tennessee Tech close and the frame ended in a 26-26 lock.
The Golden Eagles turned things around in the second half, however, as the squad connected on a blistering 60.0 percent of their attempts from the floor en route to a six-point decision.
Tennessee Tech went 23-for-34 at the charity stripe overall in the game.
02/18 15:27:57 ET