|Tennessee-Martin Skyhawks vs Tennessee State Tigers Wrap - Tennessee State Wins 68-67|
Tennessee State got 23 points from Donte Fitzpatrick-Dorsey en route to a 68-67 victory over Tennessee-Martin on Thursday at Gentry Complex.
Tennessee State won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the -4.0-point spread.
Tennessee State got 13 points from Michael Littlejohn and another 11 points from Kamar McKnight. Kamar McKnight contributed 3 assists, while Emmanuel Egbuta cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Tennessee-Martin got a 17-point performance from Craig Randall, who was supported by 11 points from Quintin Dove. Kevin Little had 6 assists in a losing cause for Tennessee-Martin, while Preston Parks grabbed 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Tennessee State were victorious, as the score was $HalfScore at the break.
Tennessee State had a 32-27 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Tennessee State takes its act home to face Southeast Missouri State looking for another win. For Tennessee-Martin, they head on the road to face Belmont.