Hudson leads Tenn.-Martin to 61-43 win over Samford
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP)—Lester Hudson had 20 points and 10 rebounds to lead Tennessee Martin to a 61-43 win over Samford Thursday night.
The Skyhawks (9-12, 5-6 Ohio Valley Conference) led 29-21 going into the half and widened their lead to the final margin of 18 points in the second period.
Hudson also had five assists. He was joined in double figure scoring for UT Martin by Gerald Robinson, who had 15 points.
The Bulldogs (8-11, 5-6 OVC) were led by Joe Ross Merritt with 10 points.
Samford was outrebounded 33-27 by UT Martin.