Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament - East Tennessee State Defeats Lipscomb 89-88 - Recap
|Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament - East Tennessee State Defeats Lipscomb 89-88 - Recap|
East Tennessee State got a 28-point performance from Jalen Riley, who added 10 rebounds as East Tennessee State ran past Lipscomb 89-88 on Tuesday at ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center.
East Tennessee State won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 5-point spread.
Rashawn Rembert had 16 points for East Tennessee State and Lester Wilson chipped in with 13 points. Kinard Gadsden-Gilliard had 4 assists for them, while Jalen Riley was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Lipscomb got a 24-point performance from Malcolm Smith, who was supported by 20 points from Josh Williams. J.C. Hampton had 5 assists in a losing cause for Lipscomb, while Malcolm Smith grabbed 12 rebounds.
East Tennessee State trailed at halftime, 31-29.
Lipscomb won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 55-50.