COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Tre King had 10 points and 10 rebounds to lift Eastern Kentucky to a 67-66 win over Tennessee Tech on Thursday night, ending the Colonels' nine-game road losing streak.
Nick Mayo had 17 points and seven rebounds for Eastern Kentucky (12-16, 5-10 Ohio Valley Conference). Jomaru Brown added 13 points and seven rebounds.
After heading to the locker room at the half with a 40-33 lead, Eastern Kentucky managed to hang on for the victory despite being outscored by six points in the second half. The Colonels' 27 points in the second half marked a season low for the team.