Tennessee-Martin crushes Brescia 97-44
MARTIN, Tenn. (AP)—Lester Hudson scored 21 points as Tennessee-Martin beat Brescia 97-44 on Thursday night.
Hudson shot 8-for-15 from the field and 4-for-7 from 3-point range. He also added four steals for the Skyhawks (4-5). Benzor Simmons chipped in with 14 points.
Anthony Ingram, Andrew Howard and Seth Hart led the Bearcats (8-5) with seven points apiece.
The Skyhawks opened the game with an 11-0 run to give Brescia an early deficit. Tennessee-Martin led 44-25 at halftime before blowing the game open in the second half.
Brescia shot 28.8 percent from the field (15-for-52) and 17.6 percent from 3-point range (3-for-17). Tennessee-Martin shot 53.2 percent (33-for-62), including 52 percent from 3-point range (13-for-25).
The Skyhawks outrebounded Brescia 44-29 and scored 28 points off of the Bearcats’ 19 turnovers.