Marshall leads Tennessee State over Tennessee Tech 92-56
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COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Carlos Marshall Jr. had 21 points as Tennessee State romped past Tennessee Tech 92-56 on Thursday night.
Marshall Jr. made 8 of 10 shots from the floor, including 5 of 6 from 3-point range for the Tigers (13-16, 8-9 Ohio Valley Conference). Dedric Boyd had 18 points and Kassim Nicholson scored 15. Shakem Johnson added 10 points and seven rebounds.
Tennessee State posted a season-high 28 assists.
Jr. Clay had 18 points for the Golden Eagles (9-20, 6-10). Keishawn Davidson added 16 points and seven rebounds. Amadou Sylla had 12 rebounds.
The Tigers improve to 2-0 against the Golden Eagles for the season. Tennessee State defeated Tennessee Tech 80-64 on Jan. 17.
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Updated February 24, 2022