Tenn-Martin 67, E. Kentucky 64
MARTIN, Tenn. (AP) _ Roger Castle closed scoring with all of his four points Saturday to give Tennessee-Martin a 67-64 victory over Eastern Kentucky.
Castle put in a layup with 24 seconds left to put the Skyhawks (3-3, 2-0 Ohio Valley Conference) ahead 65-64. He was fouled with 14 seconds left, and made two free throws.
Down 42-33 with 17:13 left, Eastern Kentucky (0-5, 0-2) mounted a 16-0 run to take a 49-42 lead. The run was capped with a 3-pointer from Mark Williams at 12:11.
Tennessee-Martin cut the lead to 64-63 at 1:18 on a layup by Hamp Harper, setting the stage for Castle’s four game-ending points.
Joe Crumby led the Skyhawks with 23 points. Harper scored 13, and Ryan DeMichael added 11.
Daniel Sutton and Williams each scored 11 for Eastern Kentucky. Ibrahim Myles added 10.
Tennessee-Martin led 37-33 at halftime.