Tennessee Tech Downs Jacksonville State 69-57 - Match Report
Tennessee Tech grabbed a 69-57 win over Jacksonville State on Saturday, behind a 13-point effort from Dennis Ogbe at Eblen Center.
Bettors who backed Tennessee Tech were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 4.5 at sportsbooks.
Tennessee Tech got 13 points from Jeremiah Samarrippas and another 13 points from Dwan Caldwell. Jeremiah Samarrippas contributed 3 assists, while Dennis Ogbe cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Jacksonville State got 13 points from Brian Williams in a losing cause and another 8 points from Giovanni Smith. Avery Moore contributed 4 assists for them, while Joe Kuligoski had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Tennessee Tech were victorious, as the score was 37-22 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Tennessee Tech as they grabbed 43 boards, while Jacksonville State only had 34.