Hudson has triple-double, Tenn. Martin beats SE Missouri 98-85
MARTIN, Tenn. (AP)—Lester Hudson’s triple-double helped Tennessee-Martin in a 98-85 win over Southeast Missouri on Saturday.
Hudson, who had a rare quadruple-double against Central Baptist in November, scored 26 points, and had 12 rebounds and 10 assists.
Gerald Robinson was not far behind with 26 points and 15 rebounds.
Martin (15-14, 11-8 Ohio Valley Conference) led 49-48 at halftime in a game that saw the lead change 10 times and the score tied six times. Martin pulled ahead in the second half, taking the lead for good with 10:38 remaining on a jumper from Benzor Simmons that made the score 62-60.
Simmons added 20 points for Martin. Marquis Weddle added 14.
Jaycen Herring led Southeast Missouri (12-16, 7-11 OVC) with 18 points. Calvin Williams and Kenard Moore each had 14, Roederick Pearson had 13 and Michael Rembert had 11.