Recap - Middle Tennessee Defeats Western Kentucky 70-62
|Recap - Middle Tennessee Defeats Western Kentucky 70-62|
Middle Tennessee got 17 points from JT Sulton en route to a 70-62 victory over Western Kentucky on Saturday at EA Diddle Arena.
Middle Tennessee was the ATS victor, as they covered the 7-point spread as a favorite.
Middle Tennessee got 11 points from Bruce Massey and another 10 points from Shawn Jones. Marcos Knight contributed 4 assists, while JT Sulton cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Western Kentucky got an 18-point performance from George Fant, who was supported by 14 points from T.J. Price. Jamal Crook had 3 assists in a losing cause for Western Kentucky, while George Fant grabbed 6 rebounds.
Middle Tennessee led at halftime, 31-26.
The rebound battle favored Middle Tennessee as they grabbed 30 boards, while Western Kentucky only had 28.