Recap - Loyola Defeats Tennessee State 69-67

Recap - Loyola Defeats Tennessee State 69-67

Loyola got 26 points from Erik Etherly en route to a 69-67 victory over Tennessee State on Saturday at Gentry Complex.

Loyola was a 1-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

Loyola got 20 points from Dylon Cormier and another 7 points from Robert Olson. R.J. Williams contributed 5 assists, while Erik Etherly cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

Tennessee State got 17 points from Patrick Miller in a losing cause and another 15 points from Kellen Thornton. Patrick Miller contributed 3 assists for them, while Robert Covington had 9 rebounds.

Loyola hit the break trailing 49-38 before taking care of business in the second half.

Tennessee State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 35-30.