Middle Tennessee 91, Tenn. Wesleyan 48
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP)—Demetrius Green scored 20 points to lead Middle Tennessee to a 91-48 victory Friday over cold-shooting Tennessee Wesleyan.
Middle Tennessee (2-3) got balanced scoring and points from all nine players who saw action.
Tennessee Wesleyan (1-4) had only one player in double figures, Tyler Gaskin with 19.
Desmond Yates added 14 points for Middle Tennessee, Theryn Hudson had 11 and Nigel Johnson 10. Hudson had a game-high nine rebounds.
The Blue Raiders had a 18-4 run in the first five minutes of the second half to seal the victory.
Tennessee Wesleyan’s last lead was 17-16 with 8:56 left in the first half.
Middle Tennessee shot 56.9 percent for the game to just 33.3 percent for the Bulldogs.