East Tennessee State routs Kennesaw State 66-45

Preview | Box Score | Recap

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP)—Justin Tubbs scored 23 points and Isiah Brown had a double-double to lead East Tennessee State to a 66-45 win over Kennesaw State on Friday night.

Brown finished with 14 points and a game-high 15 rebounds for the Pirates (14-12, 10-5 Atlantic Sun Conference), who have won three straight. Micah Williams pitched in with 13 points.

East Tennessee State pulled away early against the Owls (12-14, 7-8), jumping out to a 27-9 lead with 8:55 left in the first half on Tubbs’ 3-pointer. He went 5-for-11 from beyond the arc.

Kennesaw State would pull no closer than 12 points, as the Pirates built a 26 point advantage—their largest of the game—on Brown’s three-point play with 6:54 to play.

East Tennessee State forced 20 turnovers by the Owls.

Markeith Cummings was the only Kennesaw State player to score in double figures with 10 points. LaDaris Green had 11 rebounds.

Related Articles

Top Performers

 Top Performers
 Kennesaw St.
LaDaris Green LaDaris Green
3-8,  7 Pts
11 Rebs, 0 Assists
 E. Tennessee St.
Isiah Brown Isiah Brown
5-14,  14 Pts
15 Rebs, 4 Assists

Team Stat Leaders

Points
Rebounds
Assists

Conference Scoreboard

Friday, Feb 12