East Tennessee State vs Lipscomb Recap - East Tennessee State Wins 96-88

East Tennessee State vs Lipscomb Recap - East Tennessee State Wins 96-88

East Tennessee State got a 30-point performance from Jalen Riley as East Tennessee State handed Lipscomb a 96-88 defeat on Saturday at Allen Arena.

Rashawn Rembert had 21 points for East Tennessee State and Kinard Gadsden-Gilliard chipped in with 16 points. Petey McClain had 4 assists for them, while A.J. Merriweather was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.

Lipscomb got 27 points from Malcolm Smith in a losing cause and another 22 points from J.C. Hampton. Martin Smith contributed 4 assists for them, while Khion Sankey had 7 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed East Tennessee State were victorious, as the score was 50-48 at the break.

The rebound battle favored East Tennessee State as they grabbed 34 boards, while Lipscomb only had 29.