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Final

East Tenn St 64

(13-11, 6-5 A-Sun)

N Kentucky 50

(8-16, 4-8 A-Sun)

    7:00 PM ET, February 6, 2014

    The Bank of Kentucky Center, Highland Heights, Kentucky

    1 2 T
    ETSU 24 4064
    NKU 33 1750

    Top Performers

    East Tennessee St: J. Riley 16 Pts, 4 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

    Northern Kentucky: J. Billups 12 Pts, 12 Reb, 1 Stl

    ETSU tops Northern Kentucky 64-50

    Associated Press

    HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. -- Rashawn Rembert scored 20 points to lead East Tennessee over Northern Kentucky 64-50 on Thursday.

    The big difference in the game came at the 3-point line, where East Tennessee (13-11, 6-5 Atlantic Sun) made 10 of 28 (36 percent), while Northern Kentucky (8-16, 4-8) hit just 5 of 27 (18 percent).

    Rembert made 6 of 14 from beyond the arc and Jalen Riley added 16 points for the Buccaneers.

    The Norse were led by Jalen Billups with 12 points and 12 rebounds, while Dean Danos had 10 points.

    Northern Kentucky faced as much as an 8-point deficit in the first half, but scored the final 15 points to lead 33-24 at the break.

    ETSU clawed their way back and tied it at 40 on a pair of free throws by Riley with 8:52 left and closed on a 21-7 run, including making 9 of 10 free throws down the stretch.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    ETSU
    NKU
    Points 64 50
    FG Made-Attempted 20-52 (.385) 18-54 (.333)
    3P Made-Attempted 10-28 (.357) 5-27 (.185)
    FT Made-Attempted 14-15 (.933) 9-10 (.900)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 8 (0/0) 14 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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    Jan 11, 2014 @ETSU 74, NKU 65Recap
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