Lipscomb Defeats East Tennessee State 60-56 - Recap

Lipscomb Defeats East Tennessee State 60-56 - Recap

Deonte Alexander scored 19 points leading Lipscomb to a 60-56 victory over East Tennessee State at Allen Arena on Saturday.

Lipscomb got 17 points from Stephen Hurt and another 8 points from Khion Sankey. Martin Smith contributed 5 assists, while Stephen Hurt cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.

East Tennessee State got 16 points from Lester Wilson in a losing cause and another 13 points from Kinard Gadsden-Gilliard. Petey McClain contributed 5 assists for them, while Kinard Gadsden-Gilliard had 7 rebounds.

Lipscomb led at halftime, 28-19.

The rebound battle favored Lipscomb as they grabbed 39 boards, while East Tennessee State only had 28.