Lipscomb defeats East Tennessee State 96-91

Preview | Box Score | Recap

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP)—Jimmy Oden scored 19 points to lead Lipscomb to a 96-91 win over East Tennessee State on Monday night.

Oden also added seven assists, and shot 13-for-18 from the free-throw line. The Bisons (12-13, 8-8 Atlantic Sun Conference) received 16 points from Michael Lusk, and Brian Wright added 15 points and six rebounds. Lipscomb has now won four games in a row.

Kevin Tiggs scored 26 points for the Buccaneers (17-9, 11-5). Mike Smith added 20 points and 11 rebounds.

With a 72-70 lead in the second half, the Bisons used a 7-0 spurt to take a 79-70 lead with 3:34 left in the game. They then shot 11-for-16 from the free-throw line in the final 1:25 to secure the win.

Lipscomb shot 52.7 percent from the field (29-for-55) and dished out 25 assists as a team.

Related Articles

Top Performers

 Top Performers
 E. Tennessee St.
Mike Smith Mike Smith
6-12,  20 Pts
11 Rebs, 5 Assists
Michael Lusk Michael Lusk
6-6,  16 Pts
4 Rebs, 4 Assists

Team Stat Leaders


Conference Scoreboard

Monday, Feb 16