College Insider Tournament - Tennessee State vs Evansville Recap - Evansville Wins 84-72
|College Insider Tournament - Tennessee State vs Evansville Recap - Evansville Wins 84-72|
Colt Ryan scored 22 points leading Evansville to an 84-72 victory over Tennessee State at Ford Center on Tuesday.
Evansville was the ATS victor, as they covered the 8.5-point spread as a favorite.
Ned Cox had 16 points for Evansville and D.J. Balentine chipped in with 9 points. Troy Taylor had 5 assists for them, while Egidijus Mockevicius was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Tennessee State got 20 points from Kellen Thornton in a losing cause and another 19 points from Robert Covington. DeShawn Dockery contributed 6 assists for them, while Robert Covington had 13 rebounds.
Evansville hit the break leading 38-29 before taking care of business in the second half.
Tennessee State had a 40-39 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.