Tennessee Tech vs Tennessee-Martin Wrap - Tennessee Tech Wins 91-83
Jeremiah Samarrippas scored 20 points and added 10 assists for a double-double, leading Tennessee Tech over Tennessee-Martin, 91-83, on Thursday at Skyhawk Arena.
Tennessee Tech was a 1-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Dennis Ogbe had 17 points for Tennessee Tech and Dwan Caldwell chipped in with 11 points. Jeremiah Samarrippas had 10 assists for them, while Dwan Caldwell was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Tennessee-Martin got a 23-point performance from Dee Oldham, who was supported by 15 points from Terence Smith. DeMarc Richardson had 5 assists in a losing cause for Tennessee-Martin, while Myles Taylor grabbed 13 rebounds.
Tennessee Tech led at halftime, 52-47.
The rebound battle favored Tennessee Tech as they grabbed 39 boards, while Tennessee-Martin only had 37.