COOKEVILLE, Tenn. — Cade Crosland scored a career-high 21 factors, together with the go-ahead 3-pointer with seven seconds remaining, as Tennessee Tech edged Jacksonville State 75-74 on Thursday night time.
Crosland made seven of Tennessee Tech’s season-high 15 3-pointers.
Hunter Vick had 15 factors for Tennessee Tech (7-19, 4-9 Ohio Valley Convention). Jr. Clay added 13 factors and 7 assists. Keishawn Davidson had 12 factors, eight assists and 5 steals.
Tennessee Tech received regardless of going by back-to-back stretches of almost 4 minutes with no basket within the second half. Vick hit a 3-pointer with 10:49 remaining and the Golden Eagles led 64-57. Their subsequent basket was a 3-pointer by Crosland with 6:01. Almost 4 minutes later, Vick hit a 3-pointer and Tennessee Tech was inside 72-70 with 2:20 remaining. After Crosland hit the go-ahead 3-pointer, Clay blocked a 3-point try by De’Torrion Ware as time ran out.
Ware tied a profession excessive with 26 factors for the Gamecocks (10-16, 5-8). Jacara Cross added 16 factors and 9 rebounds. Kayne Henry had 11 factors.
Tennessee Tech performs at Tennessee State on Saturday. Jacksonville State performs at Belmont on Saturday.
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