Belmont Falls 81-76 to Tennessee Tech - Recap
Tennessee Tech got 22 points from Josiah Moore en route to an 81-76 victory over Belmont on Saturday at Eblen Center.
Bettors who backed Tennessee Tech were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 8.5 at sportsbooks.
Javon McKay had 13 points for Tennessee Tech and Dwan Caldwell chipped in with 12 points. Jeremiah Samarrippas had 3 assists for them, while Josiah Moore was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Belmont got 23 points from Craig Bradshaw in a losing cause and another 16 points from Reece Chamberlain. Reece Chamberlain contributed 6 assists for them, while J.J. Mann had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Tennessee Tech were victorious, as the score was 36-32 at the break.
Tennessee Tech won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-35.