Ohio Valley Conference Tournament - Recap - Tennessee Tech Defeats SIU Edwardsville 74-67
Jeremiah Samarrippas scored 16 points leading Tennessee Tech to a 74-67 victory over SIU Edwardsville at Nashville Municipal Auditorium on Wednesday.
Tennessee Tech was a 5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Tennessee Tech got 10 points from Dwan Caldwell and another 10 points from Dennis Ogbe. Jeremiah Samarrippas contributed 11 assists, while Dwan Caldwell cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
SIU Edwardsville got 19 points from Kris Davis in a losing cause and another 14 points from Rozell Nunn. Donivine Stewart contributed 4 assists for them, while Rozell Nunn had 6 rebounds.
Tennessee Tech led at halftime, 38-22.
The rebound battle favored Tennessee Tech as they grabbed 31 boards, while SIU Edwardsville only had 29.