MARTIN, Tenn. (AP) _ Michael Hart scored 22 points Monday night to lead six Skyhawks scoring in double figures as Tennessee-Martin defeated Covenant 88-65.

Tennessee-Martin (1-2) enjoyed a 25-point lead four times in the second half. The last came on a dunk by Joe Crumbly at the 1:35 mark to put the Skyhawks up 84-59.

Covenant (3-4) trailed 42-33 at halftime.

DeWayne Powell scored 20 points for Tennessee-Martin. Demarko Wright, Crumby, Art Castle and Ryan DiMichael all finished with 10.

Jeremy Luther led Covenant with 29 points and Cedric Thomas finished with 18.