Tennmartin 48
Tennst 46 34 80
Date of game: 1/10/2013

Recap: Tennessee St vs. Tenn-Martin

Nashville, TN (Sports Network) - Kellen Thornton scored 13 points to lead the Tennessee State Tigers to an 80-48 blowout over the Tennessee-Martin Skyhawks in an Ohio Valley Conference clash at the Gentry Center.

Patrick Miller scored 12 points for TSU (10-7, 4-0 OVC), which has won six of its last seven outings. All 11 players who took the floor for the Tigers scored at least two points.

Myles Taylor had a terrific night for UT-Martin (4-13, 1-4) despite the loss, scoring a season-high 25 points on 11-of-23 from the floor. The rest of the Skyhawks combined to shoot 9-of-38.

Tennessee State led 46-24 at halftime after shooting 53.8 percent in the first half while hitting 5-of-8 from behind the arc.

The 22-point halftime deficit was cut to 14, but UT-Martin would get no closer than that as they failed to make a perimeter shot in the second half and shot just 1-of-14 from behind the arc for the game.

Tennessee State, which outscored the visitors at the free-throw line by a 20-7 margin, leads the all-time series, 31-20.

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