Lipscomb 76, ETSU 56
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP)—James Poindexter with 16 points led four Lipscomb players scoring in double figures in a 76-56 win Friday over East Tennessee State.
Lipscomb (17-9, 14-4 Atlantic Sun) used a strong second half to turn a five-point halftime deficit into a blowout. ETSU (15-10, 12-6) led at the half 35-30.
Lipscomb, which shot 35.5 percent in the first half, hit 57.1 percent of its shots in the second half, including hitting seven 3-pointers to pull away from the Bucs. ETSU shot just 22.9 percent in the second half.
Eddie Ard scored 15 points and grabbed 11 rebounds for Lipscomb. Brian Fisk scored 14 points and Trey Williams 12 for the Bisons.
Courtney Pigram led the Bucs with 20 points. Dillion Sneed grabbed a game-high 14 rebounds to go with 11 points.